Item description for A Life of Johnson (Naxos Audio) by James Boswell...
Boswell's biography of his friend and hero Samuel Johnson is an acknowledged classic, full of humorous anecdote and rich characterisation. Johnson's complex humanity (his depression, fear of death, intellectual brilliance and rough humour) is set within a vivid picture of 18th century London peopled by personalities of the time such as Sir Joshua Reynolds, John Wilkes, Oliver Goldsmith and David Garrick.
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Format: Abridged, Audiobook
Studio: Naxos of America
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 5.35" Width: 4.88" Height: 0.39" Weight: 0.26 lbs.
Publisher Naxos of America
ISBN 9626343702 ISBN13 9789626343708
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More About James Boswell
James Boswell was born in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1740. He attended the University of Glasgow and is now considered one of the greatest biographers in the history of Western literature. He died in 1795.
James Boswell lived in Edinburgh. James Boswell was born in 1740 and died in 1795.
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