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Mrs. Thrale's breakfast table

From: The witticisms, anecdotes, jests, and sayings of Dr. Samuel Johnson, during the whole course of his life. Collected from Boswell, Piozzi, Hawkins, Baretti, Beauclerk, Sir Joshua Reynolds, and other gentlemen in the habits of intimacy with the doctor. And a full account of Dr. Johnson’s conversation with the King. To which is added a great number of jests, in which the most distinquished wits of the present century bore a part. By J. Merry, esq. of Pembroke College ...

Mrs. Thrale's breakfast table

From: The witticisms, anecdotes, jests, and sayings of Dr. Samuel Johnson, during the whole course of his life. Collected from Boswell, Piozzi, Hawkins, Baretti, Beauclerk, Sir Joshua Reynolds, and other gentlemen in the habits of intimacy with the doctor. And a full account of Dr. Johnson’s conversation with the King. To which is added a great number of jests, in which the most distinquished wits of the present century bore a part. By J. Merry, esq. of Pembroke College ...

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Creator: Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811? Barlow, Inigo
Other Creator: Merry, J
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Date: 1791 November 10
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In pencil on recto: fine uncut copy / very scarce in / this state / 1571 [encircled].
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2 p.
b&w illustration
23 cm.
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Object ID: 2044043
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