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" He now set up a private academy, for which purpose " he hired a large house, well situated, near his native city. In the Gentleman's Magazine for 1736, there is the following advertisement : " At Edial, near Lichfield, in Staffordshire, young gentlemen... "
The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with A journal of a tour to the ... - Page 53
by James Boswell - 1874
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 8

Great Britain - 1791
...Staffbrdftiire, " young gentlemen are boarded and taught the " Latin and Greek languages, by SAMUEL JOHN" SON." But the 'only pupils that were put under his care...celebrated David Garrick and his brother George, and a young gentleman of fortune of the name or Offely, who died early. Meeting with fo little encouragement...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1791 - 516 pages
...Magazine for 1736, there is the following advertifement : " At Edial, near Lichfield, in Staftbrdfhire, young gentlemen are boarded and taught the Latin and...languages, by SAMUEL JoHNSON." But the only pupils that -w^re put under his care were the celebrated David Garrick and his brother George, and a - Offely,...
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Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1799
...find very remarkable evidence that his regard and fondness for her never ceased, even after her death. He now set up a private academy', for which purpose...house, well situated near his native city. In the Gentleman s Magazine for 1736, there is the following advertisement : ' At Edial, near Lichfield ',...
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The Lives of the Most Celebrated English Poets, with Criticisms. Extracted ...

Samuel Johnson - 1805 - 312 pages
...the charms of his conversation as to overlook his external disadvantages which were many and great. He now set up a private academy, for which purpose...hired a large house well situated near his native city ; but this undertaking did not succeed. The only pupils who are known to have been placed under his...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...pupils was the most that could be obtained, though notice was given by a public advertisement *, that at Edial, near Lichfield, in Staffordshire, young...the Latin and Greek Languages, by Samuel Johnson. The undertaking proved abortive. Johnson having now abandoned all hopes of promoting his fortune in...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1810
...subscribers to encourage him to proceed in his design. In 1735, he married ; and soon after set up a privatr academy, for which purpose he hired a large house,...his native city. In the Gentleman's Magazine, for 1735, is the following advertisement: ', " At Edial, near Lichfield, in Staffordshire, young gentlemen...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent Divines ...

Francis Wrangham - Great Britain - 1816
...sufficient number of subscribers, to encourage him to proceed! In 1735, he married, and soon afterward set up a private academy, for which purpose he hired...a large house well situated near his native city.* But the only pupils placed under his care were the celebrated Garrick and his brother George, with...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...remarkable evidence that his regard and fondness for her never censed, even after her death. He now set ap a private academy, for which purpose he hired a large...Gentleman's Magazine for 1736, there is the following adveˇtisement : " At Edial, near Lichfield, in Staffordshire, young gentlemen are boarded and taught...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1820
...pupils was the most that could be obtained, though notice was given by a public advertisement,* that at Edial, near Lichfield, in Staffordshire, young...the Latin and Greek languages, by Samuel Johnson. The undertaking proved abortive. Johnson, having now abandoned all hopes of promoting his fortune in...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1821
...find very remarkable evidence that his regard and fondness for her never ceased, even after her death. He now set up a private academy, for which purpose...celebrated David Garrick and his brother George, and Mr. Offely, a young gentleman of good fortune, who died early. As yet, his name had nothing of that...
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