A Political Biography of Samuel Johnson

A Political Biography of Samuel Johnson

by Nicholas Hudson
     
 

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Johnson rose from obscure origins to become a major literary figure of the eighteenth century. Through a detailed survey of his major works and political journalism, Hudson constructs a complex picture of Johnson as a moralist forced to accept the realistic nature of politics during an era of revolutionary transition.See more details below

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Johnson rose from obscure origins to become a major literary figure of the eighteenth century. Through a detailed survey of his major works and political journalism, Hudson constructs a complex picture of Johnson as a moralist forced to accept the realistic nature of politics during an era of revolutionary transition.

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ISBN-13:
9781781443361
Publisher:
Pickering & Chatto Publishers
Publication date:
03/01/2013
Series:
Eighteenth-Century Political Biographies
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Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
0 MB

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