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A life of James Boswell / Peter Martin
Bib ID 8071969
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Martin, Peter, 1940- author
 
Edition Paperback edition. 
Description London : Phoenix Press, 2000 
©1999 
x, 613 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some coloured), portraits (some coloured) ; 24 cm 
ISBN 9781842121672 (paperback)
1842121677 (paperback)
Series

Robert Darby collection.

Full contents
  • part I. Journey to the promised land 1740-1763
  • part II. Travel and marriage 1763-1769
  • part III. Stagnation : the middle years 1769-1782
  • part IV. Biographer and Laird of Auchinleck : triumph and despair 1782-1795
  • Epilogue: The children.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Boswell, James, 1740-1795 -- Biography.  |  Authors, Scottish -- 18th century -- Biography.
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