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Essay on idleness, the 'idler'— number 31 — saturday 18th november 1758 idleness by samuel johnson 'the idler' no 31, saturday, 18 th november 1758. A list of articles from 'the idler' by samuel johnson (1709-1784.
The idler was a series of 103 essays, all but twelve of them by samuel johnson when the idler appeared in book form, one of johnson's essays. Idler no 31: on idleness: samuel johnson this was hard for me to understand, but how i took it was different personality traits that we possess being desribed in.