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Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

James Boswell

Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

by James Boswell

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Published by Encyclopaedia Britannica .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Johnson, Samuel, -- 1709-1784.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesGreat books of the western world -- Vol. 44
    The Physical Object
    Pagination618p.
    Number of Pages618
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13651476M

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was written by John Hawkins in It was the first full biography of Samuel Johnson—with Thomas Tyers's A Biographical Sketch of Dr Samuel Johnson being the first short postmortem biography. Hawkins was a friend of Johnson, but many in Johnson's circle did not like him.

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Had Dr. Johnson written his own life, in conformity with the opinion which he has given, that every man's life may be best written by himself; had he employed in the preservation of his own history, that clearness of narration and elegance of language in which he has embalmed so many eminent persons, the world would probably have had the most perfect example.

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We have added chapter divisions to allow reading in multiple sittings. The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: comprehending an account of his studies, and numerous works, in chronological order: a series of his epistolary correspondence and conversations with many eminent persons: and various original pieces of his composition, never before published: the whole exhibiting a view of literature and literary men in.

This is the first and only scholarly edition of Sir John Hawkins’s "Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.", a work that has not been widely available in complete form for more than years.

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