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The Resource The life of Samuel Johnson, James Boswell ; edited with an introduction by David Womersley

The life of Samuel Johnson, James Boswell ; edited with an introduction by David Womersley

Label
The life of Samuel Johnson
Title
The life of Samuel Johnson
Statement of responsibility
James Boswell ; edited with an introduction by David Womersley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Regarded as one of the finest literary biographies ever published, this book reveals a man of outsized appetites and private vulnerabilities, and is the source of much of what we know about one of the towering figures of English literature. This edition collates and corrects the textual inaccuracies of previous versions, returning to the original manuscript in order to present a definitive edition of this landmark text
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
UKM
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1740-1795
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Boswell, James
Dewey number
828.609
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3533.B7
LC item number
W66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Womersley, David
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Authors, English
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Authors, English
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Authors, English
Label
The life of Samuel Johnson, James Boswell ; edited with an introduction by David Womersley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
New and unabridged ed.
Extent
lx, 1245 pages
Isbn
9780140436624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn223803133
  • (OCoLC)223803133
Label
The life of Samuel Johnson, James Boswell ; edited with an introduction by David Womersley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
New and unabridged ed.
Extent
lx, 1245 pages
Isbn
9780140436624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn223803133
  • (OCoLC)223803133

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