Samuel Johnson : New Contexts for a New Century, Hardback Book

Samuel Johnson : New Contexts for a New Century Hardback


This wide-ranging volume examines the theoretical and scholarly contexts of Johnson's work as a lexicographer, moralist, poet, political commentator, sermon writer, periodical essayist, biographer, literary critic, and theorist.

In addition to Johnson's more familiar works, the contributors address his poetry, political writings, sermons, and personal correspondence.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 386 pages, 13 b/w images
  • Publisher: Huntington Library Press,US
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800
  • ISBN: 9780873282598



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