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Samuel Johnson and the sense of history

Author: John A Vance
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback edView all editions and formats
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Vance examines the development of Johnson's historical sense--from his readings, heritage, and travels to historical sites; Johnson's recall and use of historical figures and events, most notably the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Samuel Johnson; Samuel Johnson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John A Vance
ISBN: 0820333778 9780820333779
OCLC Number: 471671471
Notes: Originally published: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 1984.
Description: xi, 206 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: John A. Vance.

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