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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Vol. I (version 2)

James Boswell

This is the first of four volumes of a what was a new, intimate, type of biography when it was first published in 1791 and which has been annotated by numerous editors . Boswell took many notes of Johnson's conversations during the time when he knew one of England's most influential men of letters and he also gives us frequent glimpses of other famous personalities who were part of Johnson's circle in eighteenth century London. - Summary by barbara2

This is the first of four volumes of a what was a new, intimate, type of biography when it was first published in 1791 and which has been annotated by numerous editors . Boswell took many notes of Johnson's conversations during the time when he knew one of England's most influential men of letters and he also gives us frequent glimpses of other famous personalities who were part of Johnson's circle in eighteenth century London. - Summary by barbara2
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This is the first of four volumes of a what was a new, intimate, type of biography when it was first published in 1791 and which has been annotated by numerous editors . Boswell took many notes of Johnson's conversations during the time when he knew one of England's most influential men of letters and he also gives us frequent glimpses of other famous personalities who were part of Johnson's circle in eighteenth century London. - Summary by barbara2

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

33h 21m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

43:25


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

44:51


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

34:46


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

34:03


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

44:51


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

40:46


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

44:06


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

45:29


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

42:37


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

31:20


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

35:20


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

47:52


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

29:21


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

32:19


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

27:33


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

24:31


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

24:57


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

30:51


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

28:50


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

29:00


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

38:52


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

23:54


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

32:45


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

28:14


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

27:17


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

28:34


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

32:40


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

39:54


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

18:11


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

47:54


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

30:19


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

28:44


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

22:41


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

34:00


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

28:18


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

29:20


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

24:20


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

34:38


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

22:38


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

19:48


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

20:34


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

21:33


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

30:22


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

33:17


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

22:34


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

32:49


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

34:20


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

25:04


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

22:31


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

12:03


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

28:20


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

26:16


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

34:10


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

40:49


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

31:14


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

33:51


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

17:53


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

33:04


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

36:03


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

33:00


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

43:20


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

44:07


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

14:06


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

05:02


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

01:24


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

06:31


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

07:11