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Samuel Johnson, Literary Giant of the Eighteenth Century

Written by:O M Brack, Jr., and Loren Rothschild
Category:Exhibit Catalogues
Release Date:2011-09-06

Price: $35

About this Book

The Huntington Library is proud to announce the release of the exhibition catalog Samuel Johnson, Literary Giant of the Eighteenth Century, published by Rasselas Press. The exhibition, held May 23 to September 21, 2009, celebrated the tercentenary of the birth of Samuel Johnson. One of the most significant and influential English men of letters, Johnson was a brilliant moralist, critic, biographer, poet, conversationalist, and author of the first comprehensive English dictionary.


The exhibition catalog may be purchased from the Huntington Bookstore & More, 626-405-2142.

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