... I spoke, ) David Hume told me, you said that you would stand before a battery of cannon to restore the Convocation to its full powers.a Little did I apprehend that he had actually said this : but I was soon convinced Of my error; for, with a determined look, ... storm, and diverted the force of it, by leading him to expatiatea#39; on the influence which religion derived from maintaining ... He was idle I. BB 1511254.
|Title||:||The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. Together with the Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides|
|Author||:||James Boswell, Alexander Napier, Richard Duppa, Robina Napier|