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By Lee, Hermione
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2005
As readers, we seem to be increasingly fascinated by studies of individual lives. In this timely, unusual and exhilirating collection Hermione Lee is...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Continuum, 2005
An anthology of essays by some of the best biographers now writing in Britain. They tell of the ups and downs of life writing: of problems with families...

By Kirkley, Harriet, 1943-
Book. English.
Published Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell University Press, 2002
This book provides a transcription and extensive annotations for the notes surviving from Johnson's reading as he prepared to write his preface to ""Pope...

By Duff, Tim
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002
Duff offers a unique insight into the reception of classical Greece and Republican Rome in the Greek world of the second century A.D. The text also explores...

By Parke, Catherine Neal
Hardback. English.
Published Columbia; London: University of Missouri Press, c1991
Samuel Johnson believed that biography was a key to the operations of the critical and creative intelligence. Through an inquiry into the centrality of...
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