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Author Brownley, Martine.
Title Reconsidering Biography : Contexts, Controversies, and Sir John Hawkin's Life of Johnson.
Imprint Lanham : Bucknell University Press, 2011.

Author Brownley, Martine.
Subject Hawkins, John, 1719-1789. Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.
Biography as a literary form.
Alt Name Brack, O.
Brownley, Martine.
Clingham, Greg.
Erwin, Timothy.
Johnson, Christopher.
Kaminski, Thomas.
Yeager, Myron, 1950-
Description 1 online resource (197 pages)
Contents Acknowledgments; Abbreviations and Short Titles; Introduction: Why Hawkins?; Reassessing Sir John Hawkins's The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Some Reflections; PART ONE. SIR JOHN HAWKINS AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENGLISH BIOGRAPHY; A Rhetoric of Truth and Instruction: Hawkins's The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D., and Eighteenth-Century Biographical Practice; Hawkins and Biography as a Genre; Hawkins's The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D., and Modern Biographers; PART TWO. SIR JOHN HAWKINS'S LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON AND HIS CONTEXTS.
Sir John Hawkins on Richard Savage and the Profession of Authorship From Bigotry to Genius: The Treatment of Johnson's Politics in Hawkins's The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.; Hawkins, Biography, and the Law; Bibliography; Index; About the Contributors.
Summary As part of the Samuel Johnson tercentenary commemoration, the University of Georgia Press published the first full scholarly edition of Sir John Hawkins's Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. (1787). From its inception, Hawkins'.
Note English.
Print version record.
ISBN 9781611483840 (electronic bk.)
1611483840 (electronic bk.)
1283362465
9781283362467
1611483832
9781611483833
OCLC # 768082427
Additional Format Print version: Brownley, Martine. Reconsidering Biography : Contexts, Controversies, and Sir John Hawkin's Life of Johnson. Lanham : Bucknell University Press, ©2011 9781611483833


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