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 Great-Britain for Near Half a Century During which He Flourished, Volume 2
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Boswell returns to England - Voltaire's comparison of Pope and Dryden - Goldsmith's " Traveller , " and " Deserted Village " —Renewal of the Suppers at the Mitre Johnson's opinions of Rousseau - Specimens of his familiar Conversations ...
Boswell returns to England - Voltaire's comparison of Pope and Dryden - Goldsmith's " Traveller , " and " Deserted Village " -Renewal of the Suppers at the Mitre - Johnson's opinions of Rousseau - Specimens of his familiar Conversations ...
Of this manly and spirited principle, no man was more convinced than Johnson himself. About this time Dr. Kenrick attacked him, through my sides, in a pamphlet, entitled " An Epistle to James Boswell, Esq., occasioned by his having ...
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12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
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Frontispiece Johnsons interview with George III
Johnsons fit of laughter at the Temple Gate from an original drawing
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