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The Life of Samuel Johnson

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Samuel Johnson (1709-84) is the most significant English writer of the second half of the eighteenth century and widely known as the Age of Johnson.

Author, Sir John Hawkins was Johnson's friend and legal adviser and the chief executor of his will. He knew Johnson longer and in many respects better than other biographers, including Boswell, who made unacknowledged use of Hawkins's Life and helped orchestrate the critical attacks that consigned the book to obscurity.

Dust jacket is slightly worn and marked on the inside of the book, but overall is still in good condition.

Item details

PLU:
0
Author(s):
Hawkins, Sir John
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8.5" by 5.75"
Edition:
Reprinted 1962
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
341
Publisher:
A.W. Bain & Co. Ltd
Title:
The Life of Samuel Johnson

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Samuel Johnson (1709-84) is the most significant English writer of the second half of the eighteenth century and widely known as the Age of Johnson.

Author, Sir John Hawkins was Johnson's friend and legal adviser and the chief executor of his will. He knew Johnson longer and in many respects better than other biographers, including Boswell, who made unacknowledged use of Hawkins's Life and helped orchestrate the critical attacks that consigned the book to obscurity.

Dust jacket is slightly worn and marked on the inside of the book, but overall is still in good condition.

PLU:
0
Author(s):
Hawkins, Sir John
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8.5" by 5.75"
Edition:
Reprinted 1962
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
341
Publisher:
A.W. Bain & Co. Ltd
Title:
The Life of Samuel Johnson

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