Boswellian Studies

Boswellian Studies : A Bibliography

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This reference book contains all the known published works relating to James Boswell, author of the "Life of Johnson", as well as many that are less widely available. It includes much research from 18th century periodicals and newspapers, with annotation on some less well-known works.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 128 pages
  • 160 x 236.2 x 20.3mm | 430.92g
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • index, bibliography
  • 0748603034
  • 9780748603039

Table of contents

Part 1 Editions 1760-1989: Boswell's works, with notices, reviews, extracts and commentaries; discovery and publication of "The Boswell Papers"; the "trade" editions of Boswell's journal 1950-89; the research editions of Boswell's papers and letters 1966-1988; translations of Boswell's works. Part 2 Memorabilia: obituaries and early memoirs, 1795-1803; biographies of Boswell, 1891-1984. Part 3 General studies: parody; whimsical sketches; scholarly interpretation. Part 4 Newspaper and magazine paragraphs. Part 5 Theses and dissertations.
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