Johnson, Samuel 1709-1784
Most widely held works about Samuel Johnson
Most widely held works by Samuel Johnson
Johnson's dictionary by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
939 editions published between 1755 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,608 libraries worldwide
A dictionary with more than 40,000 entries which was a primary reference source for scholars and writers of the 18th and 19th century.
The history of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
1,019 editions published between 1759 and 2009 in 22 languages and held by 2,464 libraries worldwide
Contains Rasselas, a philosophical tale; The vision of Theodore, a moral allegory; and The fountains, a fairy tale.
Lives of the English poets by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
674 editions published between 1778 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,428 libraries worldwide
If a man is to write A Panegyrick, he may keep vices out of sight; but if he professes to write A Life, he must represent it really as it was.'In the last of his major writings, Samuel Johnson looked back over the previous two centuries of English Literature in order to describe the personalities as well as the achievements of the leading English poets. The major Lives - of Milton, Dryden, Swift, and Pope - are memorable cameos of the life of writing in which Johnson is as attentive to human frailty as to literary prowess. The shorter Lives preserve some of Johnson's most piercing, critical ju.
A journey to the western islands of Scotland by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
291 editions published between 1775 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,205 libraries worldwide
Samuel Johnson and James Boswell's 1773 trip by horseback across the Highlands to the Western islands of Scotland.
A Johnson reader by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 1,529 libraries worldwide
Includes "Life of Savage", "The history of Rasselas", "Life of Milton", the prefaces to the "Dictionary" and "Shakespeare", essays, poems, and a section of quotations that illustrate "Johnson talking".
Samuel Johnson on Shakespeare by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
83 editions published between 1908 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,476 libraries worldwide
The Yale edition of the works of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
59 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and held by 1,330 libraries worldwide
Selected writings by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
21 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
The rambler by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
218 editions published between 1751 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
Anonymous. By Samuel Johnson.
A voyage to Abyssinia by Jerónimo Lobo ( Book )
27 editions published between 1735 and 1985 in English and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
The poems of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
21 editions published between 1790 and 1974 in English and French and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
84 editions published between 1804 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
34 editions published between 1905 and 2005 in English and Swedish and held by 967 libraries worldwide
The letters of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
76 editions published between 1892 and 1994 in English and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Prose and poetry by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
39 editions published between 1922 and 1970 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Over sixty-five representative selections.
The works of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
287 editions published between 1787 and 2005 in English and French and held by 719 libraries worldwide
Doctor Johnson's prayers by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
104 editions published between 1785 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 586 libraries worldwide
Selections from the work of the same name published in 1785, transcribed by Arabella Hutton in 1796, and annotated by her husband Mellor Hetherington in 1814.
Life of Savage by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
80 editions published between 1744 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 568 libraries worldwide
The plays of William Shakspeare by William Shakespeare ( Book )
119 editions published between 1765 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 494 libraries worldwide
The seasons by James Thomson ( Book )
100 editions published between 1788 and 1857 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 libraries worldwide
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Author of the Rambler, 1709-1784
Doctor Johnson, 1709-1784
Gʹonson, Samyuʼel, 1709-1784
Johnson, Doctor, 1709-1784
Johnson, Samuel, Doctor, 1709-1784
Jonsan, Śāmuʼél, 1709-1784
Rambler, Author of the, 1709-1784
Samuel Johnson, 1709-1784
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