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Clifford, James L. (James Lowry) 1901-1978

Overview
Works: 97 works in 568 publications in 2 languages and 15,246 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Bibliography  Biographies  History  Periodicals  Action and adventure fiction  Fiction  Picaresque literature  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, ed, Compiler
Classifications: PR3533, 828.609
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Eighteenth-century English literature : modern essays in criticism by James L Clifford( Book )

66 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twentieth century interpretations of Boswell's Life of Johnson; a collection of critical essays by James L Clifford( Book )

16 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Sam Johnson by James L Clifford( Book )

20 editions published between 1955 and 1981 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pope and his contemporaries, essays presented to George Sherburn by James L Clifford( Book )

39 editions published between 1949 and 1978 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man versus society in eighteenth-century Britain: six points of view by James L Clifford( Book )

26 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The papers in this collection were presented at a symposium sponsored by the Conference on British Studies at the University of Delaware. Six leading experts on different aspects of eighteenth-century Britain wrote on a general theme which cuts across traditional disciplinary boundaries. This theme is the lot of the ordinary individual in eighteenth-century society. This collection provides a wealth of information and valuable insights for the scholar of eighteenth-century Britain
The adventures of Peregrine Pickle : in which are included memoirs of a lady of quality by T Smollett( Book )

38 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The genius of "Peregrine Pickle" and its young author is to be found neither exclusively in the interpolated tales that its contemporary audience read avidly nor in the 'main story' that appealed to its later readers but rather in the entire canvas upon which is painted a densely populated and vividly realized fictional world. Taken in its entirety, Smollett's novel still holds the power to delight and instruct a modern audience by virtue of its author's capacious vision, his force of spirit, and his ability to capture life in words and images."--from the editors' introduction
Dictionary Johnson : Samuel Johnson's middle years by James L Clifford( Book )

25 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicling the events of Johnson's life until his meeting with Boswell in 1763, this detailed biography of the extraordinary literary figure places his achievements in the social, political, and intellectual context of the times
Hester Lynch Piozzi (Mrs. Thrale) by James L Clifford( Book )

49 editions published between 1941 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography as an art; selected criticism, 1560-1960 by James L Clifford( Book )

28 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About half of the book is given over to selections from the works of such well known authorities as Lytton Strachey, Andre Maurois, Virginia Woolf, Lord David Cecil and Sir Harold Nicolson. In the earlier sections there are included remarks by the great practioners, Johnson, Boswell, Lockhart and Carlyle
Samuel Johnson; a survey and bibliography of critical studies by James L Clifford( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For anyone interested in the work of Samuel Johnson and his place in eighteenth-century studies, this bibliography will be of great value, for it includes virtually everything of importance that has been written about Johnson from his own lifetime to the
From puzzles to portraits; problems of a literary biographer by James L Clifford( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnsonian studies, 1887-1950: a survey and bibliography by James L Clifford( Book )

23 editions published between 1951 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnsonian Studies, 1887-1950 was first published in 1951. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions
Dr. Campbell's diary of a visit to England in 1775 by Thomas Campbell( Book )

13 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnsonian news letter( )

in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Samuel Johnson by James L Clifford( Book )

40 editions published between 1955 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone thinks of Dr. Johnson as an old man. At the first mention of his name the vision rises of the familiar massive, wrinkled face, the bushy bob wig, and the dull brown coat with metal buttons. He has become almost a symbol of the wise old moralist and many readers have the impression that he sprang to life full-grown. So fixed is the image that it requires a violent wrench of the imagination to think of him as young
An essay towards fixing the true standards of wit, humour, raillery, satire, and ridicule : (1744) by Corbyn Morris( Book )

7 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and French and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnsonian studies : including a bibliography of Johnsonian studies, 1950-1960 by James L Clifford( Book )

15 editions published in 1962 in English and French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bibliography of Johnsonian studies, 1950-1960 : with additions and corrections, 1887-1950 : a supplement to Johnsonian studies, 1887-1950 by James L Clifford( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critical significance of biographical evidence; the methods of library studies by James L Clifford( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An enquiry concerning the principles of taste, and of the origin of our ideas of beauty, etc. (1785) by Frances Reynolds( Book )

8 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Man versus society in eighteenth-century Britain: six points of view
Alternative Names
Clifford 1901-

Clifford, James.

Clifford, James L.

Clifford, James Lowry.

Clifford (James Lowry), 1901-

Clifford, James Lowry 1901-1978

Lowry Clifford, James 1901-1978

Languages
English (444)

French (3)

Covers
Dr. Campbell's diary of a visit to England in 1775