Life of Johnson (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Life of Johnson (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by James Boswell
     
 

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This edition includes a modern introduction and a list of suggested further reading.
 
James Boswell's Life of Johnson has ensured that Samuel Johnson remains one of the most intriguing and loved of English literary figures. In it, we not only follow Johnson's rise to literary preeminence and his development of the Dictionary, butSee more details below

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This edition includes a modern introduction and a list of suggested further reading.
 
James Boswell's Life of Johnson has ensured that Samuel Johnson remains one of the most intriguing and loved of English literary figures. In it, we not only follow Johnson's rise to literary preeminence and his development of the Dictionary, but because the author and biographer were friends we get to relish conversations, jokes, and opinions. We learn the rough edges of Johnson's personality and gain insider insight into his complexities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411468634
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
03/13/2012
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
1056
Sales rank:
381,129
File size:
2 MB

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