The Journals of James Boswell: 1762-1795 / Edition 1

The Journals of James Boswell: 1762-1795 / Edition 1

by James Boswell, John Wain
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300060742

ISBN-13: 9780300060744

Pub. Date: 10/28/1994

Publisher: Yale University Press

Writer, rake, wit, traveler, and man-about-town, James Boswell kept a diary for thirty-three years, beginning just before his first trip to London and extending over his eventful life until shortly before his death in 1795. This one-volume selection of Boswell's journal entries, gathered and introduced by the distinguished writer John Wain, brings to life both a…  See more details below

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Writer, rake, wit, traveler, and man-about-town, James Boswell kept a diary for thirty-three years, beginning just before his first trip to London and extending over his eventful life until shortly before his death in 1795. This one-volume selection of Boswell's journal entries, gathered and introduced by the distinguished writer John Wain, brings to life both a pre-eminent chronicler of eighteenth-century Britain and the tumultuous land about which he wrote so well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300060744
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
10/28/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
445
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.24(h) x 1.29(d)

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