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Johnson, Samuel 1709-1784

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The history of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson( Book )

830 editions published between 1759 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 6,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnson's adaptation of the popular oriental tale displays his usual wit and perceptiveness; sceptical and probing, his tale nevertheless suggests that wisdom and self-knowledge need not be entirely beyond reach. This new edition relates Rasselas to Johnson's life and thought and to politics, society, and the global context of the Seven Years War. --from publisher description
Lives of the English poets by Samuel Johnson( Book )

447 editions published between 1779 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Johnson's last literary work, the Lives of the Poets, offers a detailed survey of English poetry from the early seventeenth century down to Johnson's own time. Always recognized as a major contribution to English biography and criticism, it is also one of Johnson's most readable and eloquent achievements. This is the first scholarly edition since 1905 and includes a full introduction and critical apparatus. This is volume four of four. - ;Johnson himself wrote in 1782: 'I know not that I have written any thing more generally commended than the Lives of the Poets'. Always recognized as a
A journey to the western islands of Scotland by Samuel Johnson( Book )

372 editions published between 1775 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journals of the Scottish travels of Samuel Johnson and James Boswell
Johnson's dictionary : a modern selection by Samuel Johnson( Book )

58 editions published between 1820 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Johnson reader by Samuel Johnson( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes "Life of Savage", "The history of Rasselas", "Life of Milton", the prefaces to the "Dictionary" and "Shakespeare", essays, poems, and a section of quotations that illustrate "Johnson talking."
The poems of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson( Book )

58 editions published between 1790 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of the English language by Samuel Johnson( Book )

184 editions published between 1755 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary with more than 40,000 entries which was a primary reference source for scholars and writers of the 18th and 19th centuries
The seasons by James Thomson( Book )

90 editions published between 1788 and 1841 in English and Italian and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do the seasons look like? How can you tell if the season is changing? Which seasons are warm? This picture book contains stunning photography from around the world to captivate young learners and inspire questions about seasons. The first text appear
Johnson on Shakespeare : essays and notes by Samuel Johnson( Book )

86 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Samuel Johnson with Mrs. Thrale's genuine letters to him by Samuel Johnson( Book )

112 editions published between 1892 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The rambler by Samuel Johnson( Book )

103 editions published between 1751 and 2016 in English and French and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poetry and prose by Alexander Pope( Book )

12 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of Samuel Johnson's best work. This book comprises Johnson's letters, his major poems (including "London"), "Rasselas", twenty-one "Rambler", nineteen "Idlers", the "Prefaces to the Dictionary", the edition of Shakespeare, and the "Lives of the Poets: Cowley, Milton, Swift, Pope, Savage, Collins, and Gray."
The rambler : In four volumes. Vol. I[-IV] : [Two lines in Latin from Horace] by Samuel Johnson( Book )

206 editions published between 1756 and 1967 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Itinerário of Jerónimo Lobo by Jerónimo Lobo( Book )

57 editions published between 1735 and 2000 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Samuel Johnson's first book, A Voyage to Abyssinia (1735), was an English translation of Joachim Le Grand's French version of the manuscript account of the travels to Abyssinia of Father Jerónimo Lobo, a seventeenth-century Portuguese Jesuit missionary."--Introduction (page xxiii)
A dictionary of the English language : in which the words are deduced from their originals, and illustrated in their different significations by examples from the best writers ... by Samuel Johnson( Book )

128 editions published between 1770 and 1827 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prince of Abissinia by Samuel Johnson( Book )

99 editions published between 1759 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected writings by Samuel Johnson( Book )

44 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in the Penguin English Library in 1968
Samuel Johnson by Donald J Greene( Book )

38 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays originally published 1739-1761
 
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The letters of Samuel Johnson with Mrs. Thrale's genuine letters to him
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Author of the Rambler 1709-1784

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ג'ונסון, סמואל 1709-1784

דזשאנסאן, סמואל 1709-1784

סמואל ג'ונסון

סמואל ג'ונסון סופר בריטי

جونسون، صامويل، 1709-1784

جونسون، صموئيل، 1709-1784

ساموئل جانسون

سیموئیل جانسن

صمويل جونسون

صمويل جونسون، 1709-1784

صمويل جونسون كاتب إنجليزي

ڈاکٹر سیموئیل جانسن

सैमुएल जॉनसन

सॅम्युएल जॉन्सन

স্যামুয়েল জনসন

ਸੈਮੂਅਲ ਜਾਨਸਨ

சாமுவேல் ஜோன்சன்

ಸ್ಯಾಮುಯಲ್ ಜಾನ್ಸ್ಸನ್

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ซามูเอล จอห์นสัน

ဂျွန်ဆင် ဆယ်မျူယယ်

სემუელ ჯონსონი ინგლისელი მწერალი

새뮤얼 존슨

존슨, 사무엘 1709-1784

존슨, 새무얼 1709-1784

존슨, 새뮤얼 1709-1784

죤슨, 사무엘 1709-1784

サミュエル・ジョンソン

ジォンソン

ジョンソン

ジョンソン, サミュエル

ジョンソン, サミュール

ヂョンスン

塞缪尔·约翰逊

塞繆爾·詹森

如温遊

约翰逊, 塞缪尓

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Lives of the English poetsA journey to the western islands of ScotlandJohnson's dictionary : a modern selectionDictionary of the English languageThe letters of Samuel Johnson with Mrs. Thrale's genuine letters to himSelected poetry and proseThe Itinerário of Jerónimo LoboSelected writingsSamuel Johnson