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" I asked whether Prior's poems were to be printed entire ; Johnson said they were. I mentioned Lord Hailes's censure of Prior, in his preface to a collection of " Sacred Poems," by various hands, published by him at Edinburgh a great many years ago, where... "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Page 437
by James Boswell - 1807
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1816
...had not given a good Life of Rochester. JOHNSON. " We have a good Death : there is not much Life." I asked whether Prior's poems were to be printed entire...authour." JOHNSON. " Sir, Lord Hailes has forgot. * [This was unnecessary, for it had been done in the early part of the present century, by Jacob Tonson....
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...Lift? of Rochester. Johnson. \Ve have a good JJeat/i : there it not much Life," I aiked whether Prior'e poems were to be printed entire : Johnson said, they were. I mentioned Lord HaiUs's censure of Prior, in hie Preface to a collection of "Sacred Poems," by variou4 handv, published...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1820
...whether 1'rior'b poems were to be printed entire : Johnson said, they were. I mentioned Lord Hailcs's censure of Prior, in his Preface to a collection of "Sacred Poems," by various hauch, published by him at Edinburgh a great many years ago, where lie mentions, " thos,e impure tales...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone, Volume 4

James Boswell - 1821
...had not given a good Life of Rochester. JOHNSON. " We have a good Death : there is not much Life." I asked whether Prior's poems were to be printed entire...forgot. There is nothing in Prior that will excite tolewdness. If Lord Hailes thinks there is, he must be more combustible than other people." I instanced...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - 1822
...had not given a good Life of Rochester. JOHNSON. " We have a good Death ; there is not much Life" I asked whether Prior's poems were to be printed entire...mentions, " those impure tales which will be the eternal opprobium of their ingenious authour." JOHNSON. " Sir, Lord Hailes has forgot. There is nothing in...
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The life of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

James Boswell - 1826
...had not given a good life of Rochester. JOHNSON. " We have a good death: there is not much life.'' I asked whether Prior's poems were to be printed entire:...will be the eternal opprobrium of their ingenious author." JOHNSON. " Sir, lord Hailes has forgot. e This was unnecessary, for it had been done in the...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. With copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1827
...there is not much Life." I asked whether Prior's Poems were to be printed entire : Johnson •aid, they were. I mentioned Lord Hailes's censure of Prior,...will be the eternal opprobrium of their ingenious author." JOHNSOX : " Sir, Lord Hailes has forgot. There is nothing in Prior that will excite to lewdness....
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1827 - 580 pages
...had not given a good Life of Rochester. JOHNSON : " We have a good Death : there is not much Life." I ek." We talked of education at great schools; the advantages and disadvantages of which Johnson d Hailcs's censure of Prior, in his Preface to a collection of •' Sacred Poems," by various hands,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 4

James Boswell - 1831
...had not given a good Life of Rochester. JOHNSON. " We have a good Death; there is not much Life." I asked "whether Prior's poems were to be printed entire:...authour." JOHNSON. " Sir, Lord Hailes has forgot. There is i [This is one of those violent and absurd assertions into which Johnson was so often betrayed by his...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 4

James Boswell - 1831
...had not given a good Life of Rochester. JOHNSON. " We have a good Death; there is not much Life" I asked whether Prior's poems were to be printed entire...published by him at Edinburgh a great many 'years a'gB, where he mentions "those impure tales wriicniu\vift'1't(e the eternal opprobrium of their ingenious...
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