The Life of Samuel Johnson

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The Life of Samuel Johnson - Boswell, James

The 22-year old James Boswell first met Johnson, who was then aged 54, in 1763. Nine years later he wrote in his journal of his 'constant plan to write the life of Mr Johnson'. Boswell was tireless in his search for authenticated proof, and his training as a lawyer helped him sift the evidence of friends and to operate forensically on Johnson ... Read More

The Life of Samuel Johnson 2008, Penguin Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140436624

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