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" thought herself entitled to treat with very little Ceremony the tutor of her son. Howe's ballad of the Despairing Shepherd, is said to have been written, either before or after marriage, upon this memorable pair; and it is certain that Addison has left... "
The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. - Page 423
by Samuel Johnson - 1825
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Century Readings for a Course in English Literature, Volume 2

John William Cunliffe, James Francis Augustine Pyre, Karl Young - 1910
...princess is espoused, to whom the Sultan is reported to pronounce, ' Daughter, I give thee this man 40 herself entitled to treat with very little ceremony the tutor of her son. Rowe's ballad of The Despairing Shepherd is said to have been written, either before or after marriage,...
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The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1911 - 285 pages
...credited, made no addition to his happiness; it neither found them, nor made them, equal. . . . Rowe's ballad of 'The Despairing Shepherd' is said to have...before or after marriage, upon this memorable pair." —Dr. Johnson. "I received the news of Mr. Addison's being declared Secretary of State with the less...
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A Neutral Being Between the Sexes: Samuel Johnson's Sexual Politics

Kathleen Nulton Kemmerer - 1998 - 155 pages
...to his happiness; it neither found them nor made them equal. She always remembered her own rank, and thought herself entitled to treat with very little ceremony the tutor of her son (Poets 2: 110-11). Several Rambler essays, particularly Nos. 18 and 39, also give examples of marriages...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 28

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - 1843
...settling (or giving) 4000/. in lieu of an estate, which she gave up for his sake." " But," says Johnson, " it is certain that Addison has left behind him no encouragement for ambitious love." How is it certain? where are the proofs? Docs Addison reveal, in any paper or writing which has descended...
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