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Boswell's London journal, 1762-3 : now first published from the original manuscript

Author: James Boswell; Frederick A Pottle
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1950.
Series: McGraw-Hill paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Published for the first time in 1950, this "lost" classic sets forth the events of nine momentous months in the life of the 22-year-old James Boswell, later to become the biographer of Samuel Johnson. It is an account of Boswell's personal struggle for independence from his family, and for self-preservation ...
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Genre/Form: Diaries
Named Person: James Boswell; James Boswell
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Boswell; Frederick A Pottle
ISBN: 0070066035 9780070066038
OCLC Number: 4247456
Description: xxxiii, 370 pages : maps ; 21 cm.
Series Title: McGraw-Hill paperbacks.
Other Titles: London journal, 1762-3
Responsibility: prepared for the press, with introduction and notes, by Frederick A. Pottle ; with a preface by Christopher Morley.

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Published for the first time in 1950, this "lost" classic sets forth the events of nine momentous months in the life of the 22-year-old James Boswell, later to become the biographer of Samuel Johnson. It is an account of Boswell's personal struggle for independence from his family, and for self-preservation ...

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