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New York, H. Holt, (DLC) Samuel Johnson was an English author. Beginning as a Grub Street journalist, he made lasting contributions to English literature as a poet, essayist, moralist, novelist, literary critic, biographer, editor and lexicographer. Johnson has been described as "arguably the most distinguished man of 4/5(2).

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Selections from Johnson’s translation of the travel narrative A Voyage to Abyssinia, as well as his Oriental tales in the Rambler, are also included, along with another popular tale, Joseph.

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Samuel Johnson was eighteenth-century Britain’s preeminent man of letters, and his influence endures to this day.

He excelled as a moral and literary critic, biographer, lexicographer, and poet. This anthology, designed to make Johnson’s essential works accessible to students and general readers, draws its texts from the definitive Yale. An extremely difficult book I chose to read for a couple reasons: I visited Samuel Johnson's home in Fleet Street, London - March, and wanted to read some of his famous works.

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Samuel Johnson’s most popular book is The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia. The Portable Johnson & Boswell: Selections from Johnson's Critical Essays, Letters & Poems. Boswell's Life of Johnson, Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, and Dialogue with Rousseau.

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