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Macaulay"s Life of Johnson, and selections from Johnson"s writings

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Published by H. Holt and company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJohnson, Samuel, 1709-1784, Greenough, Chester Noyes, 1874-1938, ed
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3533 .M3 1912
The Physical Object
Paginationxlv, [1], 105 p.
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24711544M
LC Control Number12011848

This book developed from my PhD thesis, which I completed at the University of Melbourne in That thesis was based on letters, diaries and other writings of more than Australian front-line soldiers. Getting it published was a story in itself, and I was at the point of giving up when my wife insisted that I try the last publisher on my. About this Item: T.J. Allman, London, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. This is a Very Good Copy of this book in publisher's original mauve ribbed cloth with now dulled gilt title lettering to copy has one ink inscription to the ffep and one further oiwner's inscription to the blank engraved portrait contents remain pretty clean internally. Johnson has also not escaped animadversion for entitling his collection The Lives of the English Poets, when he has taken so confined a range. It must be remembered, that he only professed, in the first instance, to prefix lives to the works which the booksellers chose to publish; he was, therefore, confined to a task, at which he more than. In the cobbled square outside there is a modern statue of Johnson's cat Hodge, for whom he loved to buy oysters. The life-size bronze, shaded by an acacia tree, shows Hodge sitting at stroking height on the Dictionary a perpetual reminder of Johnson's magisterial achievement, and of his more affectionate side.


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