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Boswell, James 1740-1795

Overview
Works: 2,002 works in 6,987 publications in 9 languages and 114,673 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sources  Fiction  Personal narratives  Maps 
Subject Headings: Authors, Scottish 
Roles: Author, Composer, Other, Correspondent, Illustrator, Editor, Redactor, Translator, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: PR3325, B
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Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D by James Boswell( Book )
67 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,331 libraries worldwide
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
Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL. D by James Boswell( Book )
301 editions published between 1785 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,255 libraries worldwide
Reisebeschreibung, Großbritannien, 18. Jahrhundert
The life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell( Book )
60 editions published between 1791 and 1967 in English and held by 2,125 libraries worldwide
"Chronological table of Johnson's life and contemporary events, 1709-1775"
Life of Johnson by James Boswell( Book )
125 editions published between 1791 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,960 libraries worldwide
Boswell's biography of the writer Samuel Johnson
Boswell on the grand tour: Italy, Corsica, and France, 1765-1766 by James Boswell( Book )
23 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 1,383 libraries worldwide
Boswell's Life of Johnson, together with Boswell's Journal of a tour of the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales by James Boswell( Book )
67 editions published between 1904 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,109 libraries worldwide
The life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell( Book )
19 editions published between 1945 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
In the archive room in the basement of the library
The portable Johnson & Boswell by Louis Kronenberger( Book )
14 editions published between 1947 and 1968 in English and held by 923 libraries worldwide
Two great and vivid personalitites of English letters revealed in their most charactersitc writings; Johnson; critical essays, letters, poems: Boswell; Life of Johnson, Journal of a tour to the Hebrides, and the Dialogue with Rousseau, etc
Boswell in extremes, 1776-1778 by James Boswell( Book )
14 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL. D., 1773 by James Boswell( Book )
12 editions published between 1936 and 1963 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
The journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL. D. by James Boswell( Book )
91 editions published between 1780 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 702 libraries worldwide
E-text of a "Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides" by James Boswell
The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D by James Boswell( Book )
56 editions published between 1906 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 libraries worldwide
An account of Corsica, the journal of a tour to that island ; and memoirs of Pascal Paoli by James Boswell( Book )
175 editions published between 1768 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Focusing on Corsica since the eighteenth century, this title contains a comprehensive annotation, textual apparatus, and a critical introduction. These contextualize the Corsican issue, and underline its significance as a forerunner of the American and French revolutions
Everybody's Boswell; being The life of Samuel Johnson abridged from James Boswell's complete text by James Boswell( Book )
48 editions published between 1929 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Biografie van de Engelse letterkundige Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
Boswell on the grand tour : Germany and Switzerland, 1764 by James Boswell( Book )
30 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 libraries worldwide
James Boswell's Life of Johnson : an edition of the original manuscript by James Boswell( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
London journal, 1762-1763 by James Boswell( Book )
100 editions published between 1950 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 273 libraries worldwide
The intimate journal of Scottish author James Boswell, written at the age of 22 during his second visit to London, a time when he began to pursue his career as a writer, and in which he first met Samuel Johnson
Dorando, a Spanish tale by James Boswell( Book )
46 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Dorando, set in Spain, is a prose-narrative allegory of the great Scottish legal dispute about inheritance to the title and estates of the Duke of Douglas, which divided society high and low in the 1760s. Cf. McGowan, Ian, "Dorando, A Spanish Tale", The Literary Encyclopedia. 25 October 2002, accessed 13 May 2008
The correspondence of James Boswell with James Bruce and Andrew Gibb : overseers of the Auchinleck Estate by James Boswell( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Boswell.
Boswell, Jacob 1740-1795
Boswell, Jacques 1740-1795
Boswell, James
Boswell, James 1740-1795 the Elder
Boswell, James, I
Boswell, James the Elder 1740-1795
Bozzy 1740-1795
Iacobus Boswell
James Boswell
James Boswell angol író
James Boswell Brits auteur
James Boswell I
James Boswell schottischer Schriftsteller und Rechtsanwalt
James Boswell scrittore, giurista e aforista scozzese
Джеймс Босуэлл
Џејмс Босвел
ജെയിംസ് ബോസ്‌വെൽ
ジェイムズ・ボズウェル
ボスウェル
ボズウェル, J.
ボズウェル, ジェームズ
詹姆士·包斯威爾
Languages
English (1,653)
French (40)
German (27)
Italian (14)
Spanish (5)
Dutch (4)
Irish (3)
Finnish (2)
Russian (2)
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