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[a recently published book]

Reading experience
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Evidence

"Mr. Elphinston talked of a new book that was much admired, and asked Dr. Johnson if he had read it. Johnson. ""I have looked into it."" ""What (said Elphinston), have you not read it through?"" Johnson, offended at being thus pressed, and so obliged to own his cursory mode of reading, answered tartly, ""No, sir; do [italics] you [end italics] read books [italics] through [end italics]?"""

Source

Life of Johnson

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Elphinstone, James
Born in 1721

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Notes
Originally published 1791.

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Related place
England
Related people
Elphinstone, James
Related text or manuscript
Life of Johnson
Related place
England
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[a recently published book]

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-21176

Evidence

"Mr. Elphinston talked of a new book that was much admired, and asked Dr. Johnson if he had read it. Johnson. ""I have looked into it."" ""What (said Elphinston), have you not read it through?"" Johnson, offended at being thus pressed, and so obliged to own his cursory mode of reading, answered tartly, ""No, sir; do [italics] you [end italics] read books [italics] through [end italics]?"""

Source

Life of Johnson

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
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Born in 1721

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England
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Notes
Originally published 1791.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Life of Johnson
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78267
Accessed on 2019/09/15 18:00:41

Related place
England
Related people
Elphinstone, James
Related text or manuscript
Life of Johnson
Related place
England
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