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An Introduction to James Boswell's The Life of Samuel Johnson

Narrated by: David Timson
Length: 18 mins
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David Timson talks about the relationship between Samuel Johnson and James Boswell - how they met, their unlikely friendship, and extensive conversations - and the composition of Boswell's The Life of Samuel Johnson, one of the greatest biographies in the history of world literature.

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  • EmilyK
  • 23-07-19

amusing preview which draws listener in

This was a fun listen that drew me in to the Life of Johnson - one of those literary works that I've often thought i should read. This preview was free and highly recommended for amusing content and great narration.