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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 82
by Samuel Johnson - 1781
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The Life of Joseph Addison, Esq: Extracted from N0III. and IV. of the ...

1733 - 112 pages
...than a week's time ; for this was particular in this writer, that when he had taken his refolution, or made his plan for what he defigned to write, he...down, and attend to the coherence and grammar of what he didlated. . I have been often tlus employed by him, &c." [T] Which hai been oppofed to that of Mr....
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The British Magazine, Or, Monthly Repository for Gentlemen & Ladies

...time. " For this, continues he, was particular in this Wfiiet, that when he had taken his reColution, or made his plan for what he defigned to write, he...down, and attend to the coherence and grammar of what he dicta'red." By the Great be was always revered and efteemed. To attempt the reckoning up his friends...
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The British Magazine, Or, Monthly Repository for Gentlemen & Ladies, Volume 2

...his plan for what he deligned to write, he would walk about a room, and tíldate it into langnage, with as much freedom and eafe as any one could write it down, and attend to the coherence and grarnmarof what he dictated." By the Great he was always revered and efleemed. To attempt the reckoning...
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Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets, Volume 5

Samuel Johnson - 1781
..." This," fays Steele, " was " particular in this writer, that, when " he had taken his refolution, or made " his plan for what he defigned to •'' write,...language with as " much freedom and eafe as any one t1 could write it down, and attend to •" the coherence and grammar .of what ".he.didated." "w . Pope,...
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Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets, Volume 5

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...This," fays Steele, " was " particular in this writer, that, when *•* he had taken his refolution, or made " his plan for what he defigned to " write,....dictate it into language with- as ** much freedom arid eafe as any one " could write it down, and attend' to *< the coherence and grammar of what M he...
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prefaces, biographical and critical, to the works of the english poets.

samuel johnson - 1781
...This," fays Steele, " was ** particular in this writer, that, when f( he had taken his refolution, or made "his plan for what he defigned to " write,...about a room, " and dictate it into 'language with .is '*' rhudh -freedom and eafe as any one <f could write it down, and attend to •" the coherence...
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Dryden. Smith. Duke. King. Sprat. Halifax. Parnell. Garth. Rowe. Addison ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781
..." This," fays Steele, " was particular *' in this writer, that, when he had taken " his refolution, or made his plan for what " he defigned to write, he would walk about " a room, and ditflate it into language with " as much freedom and eafe as any one could " write it down, and attend...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: Dryden. Smith. Duke. King ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 503 pages
..." This," fays Steele, " was particular " in this writer, that, when he had taken " his refolution, or made his plan for what *« he defigned to write, he would walkabout " a room, and dictate it into language with " as much freedom and eafe as any one could "...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1783
...This," fays Steele, " was particular '* in this writer, that, when he had taken *' his refolution, or made his plan for what '' he defigned to write, he would walk about tf a room, and dictate it into language with 4* as much freedom and eafe as any one could ." write...
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Letters to and from his friends and patrons

Sir Richard Steele - 1787 - 518 pages
...he had taken his refolution, or made his plan for what he defigned towrite, he would walk about the room, and dictate it into language with as much freedom...it down, and attend to the coherence and grammar of wliat he dictated. I have bees often thus employed by him, and never took it into my head, though he...
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