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Title The Unknown Samuel Johnson / edited by John J. Burke, Jr. & Donald Kay.

Publication Info. Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, 1983.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  828.6 JOHNSON    Check Shelf
Description xi, 182 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Note Essays first presented at the Seventh Alabama Symposium on English and American Literature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The unknown Samuel Johnson / John J. Burke, Jr. -- Johnson, stoicism, and the good life / Donald Greene -- Johnson and the concordia discors of human relationships / Jean H. Hagstrum -- Johnson, Dryden, and the wild vicissitudes of taste / Maximillian E. Novak -- Johnson's day, and Boswell's / Richard B. Schwartz -- Johnson's secret collaboration / Thomas M. Curley -- Johnson's condemned sermon / Paul K. Alkon -- The significance of Johnson's changing views of the Hebrides / John B. Radner -- Travels into the unknown: "Rasselas" and "A journey to the western islands of Scotland" / Edward Tomarken.
Subject Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Congresses.
Added Author Burke, John J., 1942-
Kay, Donald.
Alabama Symposium on English and American Literature (7th : 1980 : University of Alabama)
ISBN 0299091503: $30.00
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