The Life of Samuel Johnson: A Critical Biography

Wiley, 9 de gen. 1995 - 392 pàgines
In this major revision of The Life of Samuel Johnson, d Robert DeMaria makes a compelling claim for the attention of a new generation of Johnson's readers and admirers.

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The Life of Samuel Johnson: A Critical Biography (Blackwell Critical Biographies)

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Although DeMaria (English, Vassar) borrows Boswell's title, he does not present a biography as much as an interpretive study of Johnson's works: all but three of the 21 chapter headings refer to ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

Sobre l'autor (1995)

Robert DeMaria is Henry Noble MacCracken Professor of English at Vassar College, where he teaches Old English and the History of English as well as Eighteenth-century British Literature. In 1986 he published Johnson's Dictionary and the Language of Learning His British Literature 1640-1789: An Anthology in the Blackwell Anthologies series is forthcoming.

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