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Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Author: John Hawkins
Publisher: Athens, Georgia : University of Georgia Press, 2013. ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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"This is the first and only scholarly edition of Sir John Hawkins's Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., a work that has not been widely available in complete form for more than two hundred years. Published in 1787, some four years before James Boswell's biography of Johnson, Hawkins's Life complements, clarifies, and often corrects numerous aspects of Boswell's Life. Samuel Johnson (1709-84) is the most significant  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Early works
Early works to 1800
Biography
Named Person: Samuel Johnson; Samuel Johnson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Hawkins
ISBN: 9780820344270 0820344273
OCLC Number: 1224862446
Notes: Originally published by J. Buckland, London, 1787.
Description: xxxiv, 554 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Sir John Hawkins, Knt ; edited by O M Brack Jr.

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This is the first and only scholarly edition of Sir John Hawkins's Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., a work that has not been widely available in complete form for more than two hundred years. Published  Read more...

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