The journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson.

by James Boswell

Publisher: Thomas Nelson in London

Written in English
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  • Johnson, Samuel, -- 1709-1784.

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Journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL. London: Printed by Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly(OCoLC) Named Person: Samuel Johnson; James Boswell; James Boswell; Samuel Johnson: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Boswell; Samuel Johnson; Henry Baldwin; Charles Dilly.

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James Boswell, 9th Laird of Auchinleck and 1st Baronet () was a lawyer, diarist, and author born in Edinburgh, Scotland. His name has passed into the English language as a term (Boswell, Boswellian, Boswellism) for a constant companion and observer.

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Volume 5 of Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D, James Boswell National illustrated library: Author: James Boswell: Editor: Robert Carruthers: Contributor: Robert Carruthers: Publisher: Office of the National Illustrated Library, Original from: National Library of the Netherlands.