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Johnson and Boswell - A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland & The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

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Samuel Johnson and James Boswell spent the autumn of 1773 touring the Highlands and Western Islands of Scotland. Detailed notes of their individual impressions are now published in this volume. Johnson's Journey to the Western Islands records his observations on the Scottish landscape and architecture, and the traditions and character of the Scots themselves. Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides is much more gossipy and circumstantial. Together, the two accounts provide a splendidly entertaining guide to Scotland.

Paperback in very good condition

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Author(s):
Johnson, Samuel ; Boswell, James ; Chapman, R.W. (ed)
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Used: very good
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Paperback
ISBN-10:
0192810723
ISBN-13:
9780192810724
Publisher:
Oxford U.P
Title:
Johnson and Boswell - A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland & The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

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Samuel Johnson and James Boswell spent the autumn of 1773 touring the Highlands and Western Islands of Scotland. Detailed notes of their individual impressions are now published in this volume. Johnson's Journey to the Western Islands records his observations on the Scottish landscape and architecture, and the traditions and character of the Scots themselves. Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides is much more gossipy and circumstantial. Together, the two accounts provide a splendidly entertaining guide to Scotland.

Paperback in very good condition

Author(s):
Johnson, Samuel ; Boswell, James ; Chapman, R.W. (ed)
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0192810723
ISBN-13:
9780192810724
Publisher:
Oxford U.P
Title:
Johnson and Boswell - A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland & The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

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