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Johnson, Samuel 1709-1784

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The history of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
438 editions published between 1787 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 4,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What then is to be done? said Rasselas; the more we inquire, the less we can resolve.'Rasselas and his companions escape the pleasures of the 'happy valley' in order to make their 'choice of life'. By witnessing the misfortunes and miseries of others they may come to understand the nature of happiness, and value it more highly. Their travels and enquiries raise important practical and philosophical questions concerning many aspects of the human condition, including the business of a poet, the stability of reason, the immortality of the soul, and how to find contentment. Johnson's adaptation of
Lives of the English poets by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
338 editions published between 1779 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journey to the western islands of Scotland by Samuel Johnson ( )
172 editions published between 1775 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Dictionary of the English language by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
362 editions published between 1755 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 3,095 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 century
Johnson's dictionary : a modern selection by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seasons by James Thomson ( Book )
104 editions published between 1788 and 2005 in English and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letters of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
45 editions published between 1952 and 1994 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A voyage to Abyssinia by Jerónimo Lobo ( )
40 editions published between 1735 and 1985 in English and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Johnson reader by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 1,612 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 Prince of Abissinia A tale by Samuel Johnson, L.L.D by Samuel Johnson ( )
153 editions published between 1759 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
182 editions published between 1710 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection was designed for optimal navigation on Kindle and other electronic devices. All books included in this collection feature a hyperlinked table of contents and footnotes. The collection is complimented by an author biography. Table of ContentsThe Adventurer and Idler 1753-54; 1758-60A Grammar of the English TongueA Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland 1775Lives of the English Poets: Prior, Congreve, Blackmore, Pope 1779-81Lives of the English Poets: Waller, Milton, Cowley 1779-81Lives of the Poets: Addison, Savage, Swift 1779-81Lives of the Poets: Gay, Thomson, Young, Gray etc
The rambler by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
192 editions published between 1751 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poems of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
33 editions published between 1941 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnson on Shakespeare by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
66 editions published between 1908 and 1986 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson ( )
in English and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life of Joseph Addison by Samuel Johnson ( )
6 editions published between 1817 and 1961 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rambler In four volumes. by Samuel Johnson ( )
108 editions published between 1756 and 1967 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poetry and prose by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,049 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."
 
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Alternative Names
Author of the Rambler, 1709-1784
Doctor Johnson, 1709-1784
Džonson, Samuil
Gʹonson, Samyuʼel, 1709-1784
Johnson.
Johnson, 1709-1784
Johnson, Doctor, 1709-1784
Johnson, Dr., 1709-1784
Johnson, Samuel
Johnson, Samuel, Doctor, 1709-1784
Jonsan, Samuel.
Jonsan, Śāmuʼél, 1709-1784
Jonson
Rambler, Author of the, 1709-1784
Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson, 1709-1784
T., 1709-1784
דזשאנסאן, סמואל, 1709-1784
جونسون، صامويل، 1709-1784
صمويل جونسون
صمويل جونسون، 1709-1784
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
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