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People/Characters: James Boswell

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Artistic License by Brooke Allen
At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bill Bryson
The Barmy British Empire by Terry Deary
Boswell and the girl from Botany Bay by Frederick Pottle
Boswell for the Defence: 1769-1774 by James Boswell
Boswell in Holland, 1763-1764, including his correspondence with Belle de Zuylen (Zélide) by James Boswell
Boswell in search of a wife, 1766-1769 by James Boswell
Boswell on the grand tour: Germany and Switzerland, 1764 by James Boswell
Boswell on the grand tour: Italy, Corsica, and France, 1765-1766 by James Boswell
Boswell's Enlightenment by Robert Zaretsky
Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763 by James Boswelljournalist, biographer
Boswell's Presumptuous Task: The Making of the Life of Dr. Johnson by Adam Sisman
Boswell, the Applause of the Jury, 1782-1785 (Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell) by James Boswell
Boswell, the great biographer, 1789-1795 by James Boswell
C Street: The Fundamentalist Threat to American Democracy by Jeff Sharlet
City of Sin: London and Its Vices by Catharine Arnold
The Club: Johnson, Boswell, and the Friends Who Shaped an Age by Leo Damrosch
Crowded With Genius: The Scottish Enlightenment: Edinburgh's Moment of the Mind by James Buchan
Dr. Johnson and His Circle by John Cann Bailey
Dr. Johnson og hans England by Mogens Knudsen
Dr. Johnson's London: Coffee-Houses and Climbing Boys, Medicine, Toothpaste and Gin, Poverty and Press-Gangs, Freakshows and Female Education by Liza Picard
Dr. Johnson, His Club and Other Friends (Character Sketches) by Jenny Uglow
English Masculinities, 1660-1800 by Tim Hitchcock
English men and manners in the eighteenth century,: An illustrated narrative by Arthur Stanley Turberville
Escape From Botany Bay by Gerald Hausman
Everybody's Boswell by James Boswell
Four portraits: Studies of the eighteenth century by Peter Quennell
Genius: A Mosaic of One Hundred Exemplary Creative Minds by Harold Bloom
George III: A Personal History by Christopher Hibbert
Great Medical Disasters by Richard Gordonnot in English Common Knowledge
H.L. Mencken on Religion by H. L. Mencken
A History of English Literature II: Literature of the English Renaissance 1485-1660 by Hardin Craig
The Hypochondriacs: Nine Tormented Lives by Brian Dillon
James Boswell and his world by David Daiches
James Boswell, by C. E. Vulliamy
James Boswell: A short life by D. B. Wyndham-Lewis
James Boswell: The Earlier Years, 1740-1769 by Frederick A. Pottle
John Adams by David McCullough
John the Painter: Terrorist of the American Revolution by Jessica Warner
Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides With Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. (Konemann Classics) by James Boswell
Journals of the Western Islands by Samuel Johnson
A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland by Samuel Johnson
Lascivious Bodies: A Sexual History of the Eighteenth Century by Julie Peakman
A Life of James Boswell by Peter Martin
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. by James Boswell
The London Encyclopedia by Ben Weinreb
The Lyttelton Hart-Davis Letters. Vol. 2, 1956-57 by Rupert Hart-Davis
The Lyttelton Hart-Davis Letters. Vol. 4, 1959 by Rupert Hart-Davis
The making of Percy's Reliques by Nick Groom
Meeting Dr. Johnson by James Boswell
Much entertainment;: A visual and culinary record of Johnson and Boswell's tour of Scotland in 1773 by Virginia Maclean
Mudrick Transcribed: Classes and Talks by Marvin Mudrick
The Oxford History of English by Lynda Mugglestone
The Pleasures of the Imagination: English Culture in the Eighteenth Century by John Brewer
The Portable Johnson & Boswell by Louis Kronenberger
The portrait of Zélide by Geoffrey Scott
Professor Borges: A Course on English Literature by Jorge Luis Borges
Rebels en beminnelijk : brieven van Belle van Zuylen-madame de Charrière aan Constant d'Hermenches, James Boswell, Benj by Isabelle de Charrière
The Return of Dr. Sam: Johnson, Detector by Lillian De La Torre
Samuel Johnson by Francis Richard Charles Grant
Sarah Morgan: The Civil War Diary of a Southern Woman by Sarah Morgan Dawson
Scotland's Books: A History of Scottish Literature by Robert Crawford
The Search for Good Sense by F. L. Lucas
A Shorter Boswell by John Bailey
The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal
Strange Tales, Volume I by Rosalie Parker
To Brave Every Danger by Judith Cook
The transportation, escape and pardoning of Mary Bryant by C. H. Currey
A Walk to the Western Isles: After Boswell and Johnson by Frank Delaney
Whisky, Kilts, and the Loch Ness Monster: Traveling through Scotland with Boswell and Johnson by William W. Starr

Character description

James Boswell, 9th Laird of Auchinleck (1740-1795) was a Scottish lawyer, diarist, and author best known as the biographer and travelling companion of Samuel Johnson.

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