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Johnson's Lives of the English poets, abridged: with notes and illustrations by the editor. Designed for the improvement of youth in the knowledge of polite literature, and as a Useful and Pleasing compendium for persons of riper years. To which is prefixed, some account of the life of Dr Johnson.

  • Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
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Lives of the English poets. Abridgments


London : printed for E. Newbery, at the Corner of St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1797.

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xxi,[3],239,[1]p.,plate : port. ; 120.

References note

Roscoe, J191A
Courtney, 143
ESTC N7296


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