The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

together with the "Journal of a tour to the Hebrides" by James Boswell

Publisher: George Bell in London, New York

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  • Johnson, Samuel, -- 1709-1784.

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Statementedited by Alexander Napier.
SeriesBohn"s standard library
ContributionsBoswell, James, 1740-1795., Napier, Alexander.
The Physical Object
Pagination5 v
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Open LibraryOL13932478M

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