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" Burton's Anatomy of Melancholy, he said, was the only book that ever took him out of bed two hours sooner than he wished to rise. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Σελίδα 481
των James Boswell - 1807
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Samuel Smiles - 1876 - 388 σελίδες
...complaining, melancholy, and miserable. Burton, in his quaint and curious book — the only one, Johnson says, that ever took him out of bed two hours sooner than he wished to rise — describes the causes of Melancholy as hingeing mainly on Idleness. " Idleness," he says, " is the...

The Book of Days: A Miscellany of Popular Antiquities in Connection ..., Τόμος 1

Robert Chambers - 1883
...the 8th edition (1676), the book seems to have fallen into neglect, till Dr Johnson's remark, that it was the only book that ever took him out of bed two hours sooner than he wished to rise, again directed attention to it. Dr Ferrier has shewn that Sterne was largely indebted to it, and other...

Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1879 - 555 σελίδες
...January 25, 1639-40. Burton was the author of the famous Anatomy of Melancholy, Oxford, 1621, 4to. " Burton's ' Anatomy of Melancholy,' he said, was the only book that ever took him [Dr. Johnson] out of bed two hours sooner than he wished to rise." — BotwM'i Life of Dr. Johiuon,...

Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1879 - 555 σελίδες
...January 25, ШУ-40. Burton was the author of the famous Anatomy of Melancholy, Oxford, 1021, 4to. d on high into a pure region, where they live without their bodies to all eternit [Dr. Johnson] out of bed two hours sooner than he wished to rise."- — Boairrll'* Life <tf Lir. ,/чА»»он,...

Library of Universal Knowledge, Τόμος 3

1879
...comparative oblivion, but is now again popular among lovers of quaint literature. Dr Johnson said it was the only book that ever took him out of bed two hours before his usual time. BtTRTON-ON-TKENT, n market-town in Staffordshire, on tlie river Trent and the...

The Anatomy of Melancholy: What it Is, with All the Kinds, Causes ..., Τόμος 1

Robert Burton - 1880
...Archbishop Herring's Letters, 12mo, 1777, p. 149. " BURTON'S ANATOMY OF MELANCHOLY, he (Dr. Johnson) said, was the only book that ever took him out of bed two hours sooner than he wished to rise." — BoswelfsLife of Johnson, vol. ip 580, 8vo. edit. " BURTON'S ANATOMY OF MELANCHOLY is a valuable...

Dictiony of English literature

William Davenport Adams - 1880
...quotation — often fantastical, often ridiculous, but always amusing — Dr. Johnson said, that it was the only book that ever took him out of bed two hours sooner than he wished to rise. Sterne borrowed largely from it. " Twenty lines of a poet," says Taine, "a dozen lines of a treatise...

Plain Living and High Thinking; Or, Practical Self-culture: Moral, Mental ...

William Henry Davenport Adams - 1880 - 360 σελίδες
...book to be "studied," in the ordinary sense of the word ; and though Dr. Johnson speaks of it as " the only book that ever took him out of bed two hours sooner than he wished to rise," I suspect that most readers will be content to take it in instalments. A better companion for a summer...

Transactions and Proceedings of the ... Annual Meeting of the Library ...

Library Association - 1880
...seventeenth century, sufficed for a while ; but Dr. Johnson's remark that the " Anatomy of Melancholy" '' was the only book that ever took him out of bed two hours earlier than he wished to rise," seems to have led to a revival in the demand, and in i800 the ninth...

Papers of the Manchester Literary Club, Τόμος 6

1880
...seventeenth century, sufficed for a while; but Dr. Johnson's remark that the Anatomy of Melancholy " was the only book that ever took him out of bed two hours earlier than he wished to rise" seems to have led to a revival in the demand, and in 1800 the ninth...




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