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" Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told, more than the papers have made public. He died of a fever, made, I am afraid, more violent by uneasiness of mind. His debts began to be heavy, and all his resources were exhausted. Sir Joshua is of... "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Page 218
by James Boswell - 1827 - 580 pages
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Johnson: His Characteristics and Aphorisms

James Hay - 1884 - 173 pages
...was that " He touched nothing which he did not adorn." " Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith," says JOHNSON, "there is little to be told, more than the papers...two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ? " We must not, in the list of JOHNSON'S friends, omit to mention the Thrales. They added nothing...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: And the Journal of His Tour to ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1885
...Library. " Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told, more than the papers have made publick. He died of a fever, made, I am afraid, more violent..."You may, if you please, put the inscription thus. 'Maria Scotorum Regina nata 15 — , a suis in exilium acta 15 — . ab hospitd neci data 15 — .'...
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Literary Landmarks of London

Laurence Hutton - 1885 - 361 pages
...felt the blow deeply and gloomily. In writing some time afterward to Boswell, he observed, ' Of poor Goldsmith there is little to be told more than the...were exhausted. Sir Joshua is of opinion that he owed no less than two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ?' Goldsmith's funeral took place...
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Literary Landmarks of London

Laurence Hutton - 1885 - 361 pages
...felt the blow deeply and gloomily. In writing some time afterward to Boswell, he observed, ' Of poor Goldsmith there is little to be told more than the...were exhausted. Sir Joshua is of opinion that he owed no less than two thousand pounds. "Was ever poet so trusted before ? ' Goldsmith's funeral took place...
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A Popular Manual of English Literature, Containing Outlines of the ..., Volume 2

Maude Gillette Phillips - 1885
...Death and Burial. — Goldsmith died April 4, 1774, and Dr. Johnson thus wrote to Boswell in July: " Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told...violent by uneasiness of mind. His debts began to grow heavy, and all his resources were exhausted. Sir Joshua is of opinion that he owed not less than...
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A Popular Manual of English Literature: Containing Outlines of the ..., Volume 2

Maude Gillette Phillips - 1885 - 571 pages
...Death and Burial. — Goldsmith died April 4, 1774, and Dr. Johnson thus wrote to Boswell in July: " Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told...violent by uneasiness of mind. His debts began to grow heavy, and all his resources were exhausted. Sir Joshua is of opinion that he owed not less than...
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Life of Oliver Goldsmith

Washington Irving - 1886 - 258 pages
...felt the blow deeply and gloomily. In writing some time afterward to Boswell, he observed, '' Of poor Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told more than...were exhausted. Sir Joshua is of opinion that he owed no less than two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before?" Among his debts were seventy-nine...
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Life of Samuel Johnson

Francis Richard Charles Grant - 1887 - 173 pages
...Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told more than the papers have made public. He died of a fever, I am afraid more violent by uneasiness of mind. His...two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ? " It had at first been contemplated to give him a public funeral, but the design was abandoned, and...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life (v.l, 1709-1765; v.2 1765-1776; v.3, 1776 ...

James Boswell - 1887
...it. ' Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told, more than the papers have made publick. He died of a fever, made, I am afraid, more violent...of opinion that he owed not less than two thousand pounds3. Was ever poet so trusted before ? ' You may, if you please, put the inscription thus : —...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with A Journal of a ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1888
...it. " Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told, more than the papers have made publick. He died of a fever, made, I am afraid, more violent..." You may, if you please, put the inscription thus : ' Maria Scotorum Regina nata 15 — , a suis in exilium acta 15 — , ab hospitd neci data 15 —...
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