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THE LIFE

OF

SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL. D.

COMPREHENDING

AN ACCOUNT OF HIS STUDIES AND NUMEROUS WORKS,

IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER;

A SERIES OF HIS EPISTOLARY CORRESPONDENCE AND
CONVERSATIONS WITH MANY EMINENT PERSONS; AND VARIOUS

ORIGINAL PIECES OF HIS COMPOSITION,

NEVER BEFORE PUBLISHED:

THE WHOLE EXHIBITING A VIEW OF LITERATURE AND LITERARY MEN IN GREAT
BRITAIN, FOR NEARLY HALF A CENTURY DURING WHICH

HE FLOURISHED.

BY JAMES BOSWELL, Esq.

Quo fit ut OMNIS
Votira patrat reliti descripta tabella
VITA SENIS-

HORAT.

A NEW EDITION,
ELUCIDATED BY COPIOUS NOTES,

AND

ILLUSTRATED WITH NUMEROUS PORTRAITS, VIEWS, AND
CHARACTERISTIC DESIGNS, ENGRAVED FROM AUTHENTIC SOURCES.

IN FOUR VOLUMES.-VOL. IV.

LONDON:

OFFICES OF THE NATIONAL ILLUSTRATED LIBRARY,

198 & 227 STRAND.

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CONTENTS OF VOLUME IV.

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