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new portrait of James Boswell

Chauncey Brewster Tinker

new portrait of James Boswell

by Chauncey Brewster Tinker

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boswell, James, -- 1740-1795.

  • Edition Notes

    Limited ed. of 425 copies.

    StatementChauncey Brewster Tinker and Frederick A. Pottle.
    ContributionsPottle, Frederick A. 1897-1987.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13936006M

    James Boswell has books on Goodreads with ratings. James Boswell’s most popular book is The Life of Samuel Johnson. The Life of Samuel Johnson is many things: charming, witty, vivacious, absorbing, edifying, beautiful; part philosophy and part history, with some politics and religion on the side. It is ironic, then, that one of the few things it most definitely is not is a biography. James Boswell was not interested in creating a record of Johnsons life, but a portrait of his personality/5.

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    James Boswell (), Biographer of Dr Johnson. Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue Entry. Sitter associated with 16 portraits Born in Edinburgh in He was the son of the Laird of Auchinleck, a title he later inherited. James Boswell, 9th Laird of Auchinleck (/ ˈ b ɒ z w ɛ l,-w əl /; 29 October – 19 May ), was a Scottish biographer, diarist, and lawyer, born in is best known for his biography of his friend and older contemporary, the English writer Samuel Johnson, which is commonly said to be the greatest biography written in the English language.


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James Boswell portrait in the National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland. Boswell’s diary of Samuel Johnson has been called the greatest biography in the English language.

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Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. A new portrait of James Boswell in SearchWorks catalog Skip to search Skip to main content. BOSWELL'S LIFE OF JOHNSON, THE FIRST TO CONTAIN A BIBLIOGRAPHY.

BOSWELL, James. Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. London, Three volumes. Second edition and first octavo edition, the last edition to be published in Boswell's lifetime, with engraved frontispiece portrait of Johnson and two folding plates. In James Boswell, then twenty-two years old, left Edinburgh for London.

The famous Journal he kept during the next nine months is an intimate account of his encounters with the high-life and the low-life in London. Frank and confessional 4/5(1). In James Boswell, then twenty-two years old, left Edinburgh for London.

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We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition -. James Boswell, 9th Laird of Auchinleck (/ ˈ b ɒ z w ɛ l,-w əl /; 29 October – 19 May ), was a Scottish biographer, diarist, and lawyer, born in is best known for his biography of his friend and older contemporary, the English writer Samuel Johnson, which is commonly said to be the greatest biography written in the English e works: Life of Johnson.The Life of Samuel Johnson [James Boswell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.Samuel Johnson was a poet, essayist, dramatist, and pioneering lexicographer, but his continuing reputation depends less of his modest literary output than on the fortunate accident of finding an ideal biographer in James Boswell.

Surely no other biographer can have had more devotion to his subject, more opportunity to study him, or more talent in bringing him vividly to life than Boswell /5(2).