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" It is a folly, a keeping me in misery, now to attempt to prolong life;' yet he was easily persuaded for the satisfaction of others to do or take anything thought proper for him. "
Memoirs of George Selwyn and His Contemporaries - Page 90
by John Heneage Jesse - 1902
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The Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 4

1774
...life ; yet he was eaiily perfuaded, for the fatrsfaftion of others,' to do or take any thing thooght proper for him. On Saturday he had been remarkably better, and we were not without fome hopes of his recovery. ' On- Sunday, about 1 1 in the forenoon, his Lordihip fent for me, and...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 95-96

John Bell - 1782
...to prolong life :" " yet he was easily persuaded, for the satisfacYionof , to do or take any thing thought proper for " him. On Saturday he had been...better, " and we were not without some hopes of his reco" very. " On Sunday about eleven in the forenoon, his " Lordship sent for me, and said he felt...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: Pope. Pitt. Thomson. Watts. A ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 503 pages
...life;' " yet he was eafily perfuaded, for the fatif" faction of others, to do or take any thing tc thought proper for him. On Saturday he " had been remarkably better, and we were " not without fome hopes of his recovery. " On Sunday, about eleven in the fore" noon, his lordfhip fent for me,...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical ..., Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...prolong life;' " yet he was eafily perfuaded, for the fatif" faction of others, to do or take any thing " thought proper for him. On Saturday he *' had been remarkably better, and we were " not without fome hopes of his recovery. " On Sunday, about eleven in the fore" noon, his lordfhip fent for me,...
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prefaces biographical and critical to the works of the english poets

SAMUEL johnson - 1781
...proper for him. On; Satur-t '' day he had been remarkably better,. '' and we were not without fome hopes *' of his recovery. " On Sunday, about eleven in the *' forenoon, his lordfhip fent for me, " and faid he felt a great hurry, and '' wifhed to have a little converfatiort...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: With Critical ..., Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - 1783
...life;' <f yet he was eafily perfuaded, for the fatif'* faction of others, to do or take any thing ** thought proper for him. On Saturday he *' had been remarkably better, and we were <f not without fome hopes of his recovery. '' On Sunday, about eleven in the fore*' noon, his lordfhip...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English ...

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...prolong life ; yet he " was eaiily perfuaded, for the fatisfaftion of others, " to do or take any thing thought proper for him. " On Saturday he had been remarkably better, and " we were not without fome hopes of his recovery. " On Sunday, about eleven in the forenoon, his *' lordfliip font for mv,...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets (concluded). Miscellaneous lives

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...prolong life ; yet he i * was eafily perfuaded, for the fatisfaction of others, " to do or take any thing thought proper for him. " On Saturday he had been remarkably better, and u we were not without fome hopes of his recovery. " On Sunday, about eleven in the forenoon, his "...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets (concluded). Miscellaneous lives

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...prolong life ; yet he ** was eafily perfuaded, for the fatisfa&ion of others, " to do or take any thing thought proper for him. " On Saturday he had been remarkably better, and 1* we were not without fome hopes of his recovery. ** On Sunday, about eleven in the forenoon, his...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 6

English poets - 1790
...prolong life ; yet he was eafily " perfuaded, for the fatisfaftion of others, to " do or take any thing thought proper for him. *' On Saturday he had been remarkably better, " and we were not without fome hopes of his " recovery. " On Sunday, about eleven in the forenoon, " his lordfhip fent for me,...
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