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" Fielding's Amelia was the mosT: pleasing heroine of all the romances (he said) ; but that vile broken nose never cured, ruined the sale of perhaps the only book, which being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition was called for before night. "
The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to the Hebrides ... - Página 318
por James Boswell - 1831
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Johnsonian Miscellanies, Volume 1

George Birkbeck Norman Hill - 1897 - 536 páginas
...goodness in any transaction one might; be engaged in with Samuel Johnson. His attention to veracity was without equal or example " : and when I mentioned...(he said) ; but that vile broken nose never cured 3, ruined the sale of perhaps the only book, which being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson: 1709-March 18, 1776

James Boswell - 1907 - 626 páginas
...1707, d. 1754) Johnson said that Fielding's " Amelia " was the most pleasing heroine of all romances ; but " that vile broken nose, never cured, ruined the sale of perhaps the only book, which being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition was called for before night." — Mrs. Piozii....
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Lectures on Greek Poetry

John William Mackail - 1910 - 306 páginas
...Richardson's greatest admirer. " When I mentioned Clarissa," she writes in her Anecdotes of Dr. Johnson, " as a perfect character, ' On the contrary,' said he, ' you may observe that there is always something which she prefers to truth.' " Thus too in the Antigone, Ismene, the...
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Our Outsides and what They Betoken: A Summary

William Thomas Fernie - 1913 - 413 páginas
...catch." " Fielding's Amelia," said Dr. Johnson, " was the most pleasing heroine of all his romances ; but that vile broken Nose — never cured — ruined...perhaps the only book of which, being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition was called for before night." Tycho Brahe, the Danish astronomer,...
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The Novels of Fielding

Aurélien Digeon - 1925 - 255 páginas
...broken, was cured. His critics did not fail to notice the omission and Johnson went so far as to say " that vile broken nose never cured, ruined the sale of perhaps the only book which being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition was called for before night," (Mrs Piozzi,...
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Fielding the Novelist: A Study in Historical Criticism

Frederic Thomas Blanchard - 1926 - 655 páginas
...nose. When Mrs. Thrale praised Clarissa to him as a perfect character, he replied: "On the contrary you may observe there is always something which she...never cured, ruined the sale of perhaps the only book, which being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition was called for before night."27 That great...
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A New Species of Criticism: Eighteenth-century Discourse on the Novel

Joseph F. Bartolomeo - 1994 - 228 páginas
...masterpiece. Disputing Mrs. Thrale's enshrinement of Clarissa as the perfect character, Johnson observes that "there is always something which she prefers to truth....was the most pleasing heroine of all the romances." 109 Here the rigorous moralism of Rambler No. 4, with Johnson's insistence upon icons of unalloyed...
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Eighteenth-century Genre and Culture: Serious Reflections on Occasional ...

Dennis Todd, Cynthia Wall, Professor Cynthia Wall, J. Paul Hunter, Paul J. Hunter, Associated University Presses - 2001 - 316 páginas
...mentioned to Johnson that Clarissa was "a perfect character," Mrs. Piozzi was surprised at his reply: 'On the contrary (said he), you may observe there...never cured, ruined the sale of perhaps the only book which being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition was called for before night.'41 In her diary...
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Anecdotes of Johnson

Hesther Lynch Piozzi - 2006 - 300 páginas
...goodness in any transaction one might be engaged in with Samuel Johnson. His attention to veracity was without equal or example: and when I mentioned...never cured, ruined the sale of perhaps the only book, which being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition was called for before night." Mr. Johnson's...
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Anecdotes of the Late Samuel Johnson

Hesther Lynch Piozzi - 2000
...goodness in any transaction one might be engaged in with Samuel Johnson. His attention to veracity was without equal or example: and when I mentioned...never cured, ruined the sale of perhaps the only book, which being printed off betimes one morning, a new edition was called for before night." Mr. Johnson's...
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