Life of Samuel Johnson: 1709-65 v. 1 (The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell)

3.91 avg rating
( 2,710 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780748604715: Life of Samuel Johnson: 1709-65 v. 1 (The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell)

This edition of Boswell's "Life of Johnson" details how Boswell's original words were changed during the publication process, and offers a fresh reading of Boswell's work. Marshall Waingrow charts the changes made during composition and at the proof stage, and corrects and explains the printer misreadings and author's errors which crept into the final edition. This edition of the manuscript is a companion work to the standard scholarly edition of the "Life of Johnson", known as the "Hill-Powell" version.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

James Boswell
Published by Edinburgh University Press
ISBN 10: 0748604715 ISBN 13: 9780748604715
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Free Shipping Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Edinburgh University Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2798559904

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 199.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds