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James Boswell (1) [1740–1795]

This page covers the author of The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D..

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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. 3,341 copies, 37 reviews
Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763 1,312 copies, 13 reviews
Journals of the Western Islands 720 copies, 7 reviews
Meeting Dr. Johnson 99 copies, 1 review
Everybody's Boswell 60 copies, 2 reviews
Life of Johnson - Vol. 1 54 copies, 1 review
LETTERS OF JAMES BOSWELL (Author) 3 copies
Journals 1 copy
The Literary Cat (Author) 208 copies
Candide [Norton Critical Edition, 1st ed.] (Contributor) 136 copies, 2 reviews
Major British writers (Contributor) 107 copies, 1 review
The Norton Book of Travel (Contributor) 103 copies, 1 review
Norton Book of Friendship (Contributor) 84 copies
Eighteenth Century Women: An Anthology (Contributor) 18 copies, 1 review
Piirakkasota : Valikoima huumoria (Contributor) 3 copies

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James Boswell's fame and accomplishments are such that his name has become synonymous with a close friend and biographer. Although many of his great works and correspondence were lost to scholars for many years, they were fortunately discovered in the 1920s and later published.

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