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Burney's portrait was painted by Reynolds, and his bust was cut by Nollekens in 1805.
The date of his death is not recorded, but Dr. Burney tells us that he is supposed to have lived till nearly a hundred.History of the Opera from its Origin in Italy to the present Time|Henry Sutherland Edwards
Burney took the dip-net and paddled the boat toward the jug, and catching the line, raised the fish to the top of the water.Shawn of Skarrow|James Tandy Ellis
At the end of that period, as old Mr. Burney had grown better, Margaret's school duties came to a close.
My best compliments and congratulations to Dr Burney on the great honour acquired to his family.Cecilia, Volume 1 (of 3)|Frances Burney