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A second letter to Dr. Samuel Johnson

Henderson, Andrew

A second letter to Dr. Samuel Johnson

In which his wicked and opprobious [sic] invectives are shewn; ... By Andrew Henderson, ...

by Henderson, Andrew

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Published by printed for J. Henderson, and J. Fox, J, Millan; J. Williams, W. Nicoll; W. Goldsmith in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 1541, no. 33).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1541, no. 33.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination24p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16889370M

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Technical analysis indicates that several elements including books, an inkwell and a second quill on the table were subsequent additions to the portrait. Samuel Johnson quotes on writing. O.J. Simpson Books:); Publishing; Writing Johnson was by no means of opinion, that every man of a learned profession should consider it as incumbent upon him, or as necessary to his credit, to appear as an author.Published on 15 April and written by Samuel Johnson, A Dictionary of the English Language, sometimes published as Johnson's Dictionary, is among the most influential dictionaries in the history of the English language.

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