WorldCat Identities

Boswell, James 1778-1822

Overview
Works: 34 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 638 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Portraits  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Poetry  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Manuscripts 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: PR2752, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by James Boswell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by James Boswell
The plays and poems of William Shakspeare by William Shakespeare ( Book )
23 editions published between 1821 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of early English poetry, and other miscellaneous works illustrating the British drama, collected by Edmond Malone, and now preserved in the Bodleian Library by Bodleian Library ( Book )
4 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biographical memoir of the late Edmond Malone, Esq by James Boswell ( Book )
5 editions published between 1814 and 1836 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Roxburghe garland ( Book )
4 editions published in 1817 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems and plays by William Shakespeare ( )
2 editions published in 1821 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bibliotheca boswelliana. A catalogue of the entire library of the late James Boswell ... which will be sold at auction by James Boswell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1825 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by Richard Barnfield ( Book )
1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by Roxburghe Club ( Book )
1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Malone's new edition of Shakspeare by Edmond Malone ( Book )
1 edition published in 1795 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[A suppressed page from Boswell's Life of Johnson] by James Boswell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Boswell family papers by Boswell family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection includes papers of the grandfather, father, and children of biographer James Boswell (1740-1795) of Auchinleck, Scotland. Of particular interest are: a 1747 financial agreement from grandfather James Boswell; father Alexander Boswell's memorandum book with a diary entry on the death and funeral of his own mother, Elizabeth Boswell, in 1734; two letters by daughter Elizabeth Boswell; a letter ca. 1814 from daughter Euphemia Boswell to composer Charles Wesley; a 1791 letter from son James Boswell Jr., annotated with an interesting personal note by his father the biographer; a 1790 letter from daughter Veronica Boswell describing the extended visit of her father's friend William Johnston Temple; and a letter describing the effects of son Sir Alexander Boswell's fatal duel in 1822
Bibliotheca Boswelliana. A catalogue of the ... library of the late James Boswell ... which will be sold ... by Mr. Sotheby ... on ... May 24, 1825, etc by James Boswell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1825 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A Roxburghe Garland. [Compiled by James Boswell, the Younger?] by ROXBURGHE GARLAND ( Book )
1 edition published in 1817 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter from James Boswell, the younger, to John Britton, Esq by James Boswell ( )
1 edition published in 1817 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In this undated letter, Boswell addresses Britton's criticism of the former's relationship to the papers of Edmund Malone, whose edition of Shakespeare Boswell edited and published in 1821
from various correspondence by John Mitford ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters concern Mitford's work on Thomas Gray, including some personal accounts of Gray and transcription of Gray manuscripts. Correspondents include Sir Charles Edward Grey, John George Cochrane, Sir Egerton Brydges, James Boswell, Thomas Green, and others
Roxburgheana : portraits, autograph letters, and views of the homes of early members of the Roxburghe Club by Francis Wrangham ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection consists of 34 letters received from fellow members of the Roxburghe Club, a private society of bibliophiles in England, concerning society business, meetings and dinners, and publishing activities. With 12 engraved portraits of members (including a mezzotint engraving of Henry Drury by Charles Hodgetts, a lithograph of Stephen Richard Glynne by Charlotte Neville Grenville and a lithograph of Joseph Littledale by Nichols), 4 views (including an etching of the residence of Archdeacon Wrangham in Chester by Musgrove) membership lists, receipts and manuscripts; poems transcribed by Sir Walter Scott, and "Bibliomaniac Ballad" (4 p.), in which Roxburghe Club members are named. Correspondents include William Bentham, William Bolland, Alexander Boswell, James Boswell, Samuel Egerton Brydges, William Holwell Carr, Thomas Frognall Dibdin, Henry Drury, Stephen Richard Glynne, George Nugent Grenville, Richard Heber, George Hibbert, George Howard, Joseph Littledale, John Arthur Lloyd, Walter Scott, John Charles Spencer, Richard Thomson, A.J. Valpy, and Roger Wilbraham. With bookplates of Francis Wrangham and Charles Edward Gee Barnard
The encomion of Lady Pecunia : or The praise of money ... London, J. Jaggard, 1598 by Richard Barnfield ( Book )
1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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