| Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820
...To prove the paucity of readers, it may be sufficient to remark, that the nation had been satisfied **from 1623 to 1664, that is, forty-one years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakespear, which probably did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
| Samuel Johnson - 1820
...paucity of readers, it may be sufficient to remark, that the nation had been satisfied from I&23 - / **to 1664, that is, forty-one years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakspeare, which proba\ bly did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
| Samuel Johnson - 1821
...prove the paucity of readers, it may be sufficient to remark, that the nation had been satisfied from **to 1664, that is, forty-one years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakspeare, which probably did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
| Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1823
...To prove the paucity of readers, it may be sufficient to remark, that the nation had been satisfied **from 1623 to 1664, that is, forty-one years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakspeare, which probably did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
| Samuel Johnson - 1823
...To prove the paucity of readers, it may be sufficient to remark, that the nation had been satisfied **from 1623 to 1664, that is, forty-one years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakspeare, which probably did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
| John Milton - 1824
...prove the pau" city of readers, it may be suffi" cient to remark, that the na" tion had been satisfied **from " 1623 to 1664, that is, forty-one " years, with only two editions " of the works of** Shakespeare, " which probably did not to" getber make one thousand co" pies. The sale of thirteen "... | |
| Samuel Johnson - 1825
...To prove the paucity of readers, it may be sufficient to remark, that the nation had been satisfied **from 1623 to 1664, that is, fortyone years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakspeare, which probably did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
| Samuel Johnson - 1825
...To prove the paucity of readers, it may be sufficient to remark, that the nation had been satisfied **from 1623 to 1664, that is, forty-one years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakespeare, which, probably, did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
| Henry John Todd - 1826
...the call for books was not in Milton's age what it is at present ; — the nation had been satisfied **from 1623 to 1664, that is, forty-one years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakspeare, which probably did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
| John Milton - 1826
..." the call for books was not in Milton's age what it is at present;—the nation had been satisfied **from 1623 to 1664, that is, forty-one years, with only two editions of the works of** Shakspeare, which probably did not together make one thousand copies. The sale of thirteen hundred... | |
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