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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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Literary Landmarks of London

Laurence Hutton - 1888 - 363 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 BO trusted before?' Goldsmith's funeral took place...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 3

James Boswell - 1889
...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...You may, if you please, put the inscription thus: — " ' If aria Scotorum Regina nata 16 — , a mi* in exiiium acta 16 — , aft keģ pitd neci data...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson ... Comprising a Series of His Epistolary ...

James Boswell - 1890 - 526 pages
...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..." You may, if you please, put the inscription thus : — * Maria Scotorum Regina nata 15 — , a suis in exilimn acta 15 — , ab hosp,itā neci data....
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English Men of Letters, Volume 11

John Morley - 1894
...said nothing to me about poor Goldsmith," that Johnson, writing on July 4th, answered as follows : " Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be told,...two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ?" But if the greatest grief at the sudden and premature death of Goldsmith would seem to have been...
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Milton, Volume 2, Part 1

Mark Pattison - 1895 - 220 pages
...said nothing to me about poor Goldsmith," that Johnson, writing on July 4, answered as follows : — , "Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be...two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ? " But if the greatest grief at the sudden and premature death of Goldsmith would seem to have been...
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Oliver Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 1896 - 205 pages
...Goldsmith,' he wrote three months later to Boswell, ' there is little more to be told. He died of a fever, I am afraid more violent by uneasiness of mind. His...two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ? ' He spoke of the loss for years, as with the tenderness of a recent grief; and in his little room,...
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The Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 1896 - 205 pages
...Goldsmith,' he wrote three months later to Boswell, ' there is little more to be told. He died of a fever, I am afraid more violent by uneasiness of mind. His...two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ? ' He spoke of the loss for years, as with the tenderness of a recent grief; and in his little room,...
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Eighteenth Century Letters

Reginald Brimley Johnson - 1898
...Goldsmith " (he wrote to Boswell) " there is xix little to be told, more than the papers have made publick. He died of a fever, made, I am afraid, more violent...two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ? " Once we get a description scarcely surpassed by anything in- Horace Walpole. Johnson is telling...
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Oliver Goldsmith: A Memoir

Austin Dobson - 1899 - 270 pages
...made, I am afraid, more violent by uneasiness of mind. His debts 1 Life of Garrick, 1780, ii, 142. began to be heavy, and all his resources were exhausted....two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ? " l To Langton, in a letter bearing the next day's date, the story is the same. " He [Goldsmith]...
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English Men of Letters: Milton, by Mark Pattison, 1900; Goldsmith, by ...

1900
...said nothing to me about poor Goldsmith," that Johnson, writing on July 4, answered as follows : — "Of poor dear Dr. Goldsmith there is little to be...two thousand pounds. Was ever poet so trusted before ? " But if the greatest grief at the sudden and premature death of Goldsmith would seem to have been...
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