The Resource Samuel Johnson : a biography, Peter Martin

Samuel Johnson : a biography, Peter Martin

Label
Samuel Johnson : a biography
Title
Samuel Johnson
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Peter Martin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Peter
Dewey number
  • 828/.609
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3533
LC item number
.M385 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Authors, English
Label
Samuel Johnson : a biography, Peter Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [565]-572) and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Two Benefactors
  • Pt. II.
  • Despondency and Hope
  • 5.
  • Oxford: Wielding a Scholar's Weapon
  • 6.
  • Horrible Imaginings
  • 7.
  • Stirrings in Birmingham
  • Pt. I.
  • 8.
  • Taking a Wife
  • Pt. III.
  • Slow Rises Worth
  • 9.
  • Stranger in London
  • 10.
  • Sons ofMisery: Finding Richard Savage
  • 11.
  • 'Slow Rises Worth by Poverty Depress'd'
  • Staffordshire Youth
  • 12.
  • Wandering in the Midlands
  • Pt. IV.
  • 'Triumph: The Dictionary Years
  • 13.
  • London Revived: A Lion in Harness
  • 14.
  • Lifeline: the Dictionary
  • 15.
  • Poetic Interludes
  • 1.
  • 16.
  • Terry and 'Amorous propensities'
  • 17.
  • Triumph of the Moralist
  • 18.
  • Darkness Falls
  • 19.
  • Once More Unto the Breach: Back to the Dictionary
  • Pt. V.
  • Depression, Shakespeare, Travel and Anger
  • Anecdotes of Beggary
  • 20.
  • Stalled
  • 21.
  • 'Suffering Chimeras'
  • 22.
  • 'Vain and Corrupt Imaginations'
  • 23.
  • Boswell and Mrs Thrale
  • 24.
  • Shakespeare and the Living World
  • 2.
  • 25.
  • Coliseum of Beasts
  • 26.
  • Back to Shakespeare and the Dictionary
  • 27.
  • Road to the Hebrides
  • 28.
  • Politics and Travel
  • Pt. VI.
  • Biography and 'The Race With Death'
  • Stepping on the Duckling
  • 29.
  • 'A Very Poor Creeper Upon the Earth'
  • 30.
  • Biographical Straitjacket
  • 31.
  • Losing Ground
  • 32.
  • Last Days
  • 3.
  • Leaping over the Rail
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 608 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674031609
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008011327
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u575330-01umb_inst
  • 1753874
  • (Sirsi) ABX-0148
  • (OCoLC)213375909
Label
Samuel Johnson : a biography, Peter Martin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [565]-572) and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Two Benefactors
  • Pt. II.
  • Despondency and Hope
  • 5.
  • Oxford: Wielding a Scholar's Weapon
  • 6.
  • Horrible Imaginings
  • 7.
  • Stirrings in Birmingham
  • Pt. I.
  • 8.
  • Taking a Wife
  • Pt. III.
  • Slow Rises Worth
  • 9.
  • Stranger in London
  • 10.
  • Sons ofMisery: Finding Richard Savage
  • 11.
  • 'Slow Rises Worth by Poverty Depress'd'
  • Staffordshire Youth
  • 12.
  • Wandering in the Midlands
  • Pt. IV.
  • 'Triumph: The Dictionary Years
  • 13.
  • London Revived: A Lion in Harness
  • 14.
  • Lifeline: the Dictionary
  • 15.
  • Poetic Interludes
  • 1.
  • 16.
  • Terry and 'Amorous propensities'
  • 17.
  • Triumph of the Moralist
  • 18.
  • Darkness Falls
  • 19.
  • Once More Unto the Breach: Back to the Dictionary
  • Pt. V.
  • Depression, Shakespeare, Travel and Anger
  • Anecdotes of Beggary
  • 20.
  • Stalled
  • 21.
  • 'Suffering Chimeras'
  • 22.
  • 'Vain and Corrupt Imaginations'
  • 23.
  • Boswell and Mrs Thrale
  • 24.
  • Shakespeare and the Living World
  • 2.
  • 25.
  • Coliseum of Beasts
  • 26.
  • Back to Shakespeare and the Dictionary
  • 27.
  • Road to the Hebrides
  • 28.
  • Politics and Travel
  • Pt. VI.
  • Biography and 'The Race With Death'
  • Stepping on the Duckling
  • 29.
  • 'A Very Poor Creeper Upon the Earth'
  • 30.
  • Biographical Straitjacket
  • 31.
  • Losing Ground
  • 32.
  • Last Days
  • 3.
  • Leaping over the Rail
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 608 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674031609
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008011327
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u575330-01umb_inst
  • 1753874
  • (Sirsi) ABX-0148
  • (OCoLC)213375909

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