Boswell : citizen of the world, man of letters / Irma S. Lustig, editor

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Subjects: Life of Samuel Johnson
Authors, English--Biography--History and criticism
Authors, Scottish--18th century--Biography
Biographers--Great Britain--Biography
Biography as a literary form
Enlightenment--Scotland
Scotland--Intellectual life--18th century
Boswell, James, Life of Samuel Johnson
Boswell, James, 1740-1795. Life of Samuel Johnson
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784--Friends and associates
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c1995
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xvii, 270 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Contributors
Acknowledgments
Cue Titles and Abbreviations
Introduction / Irma S. Lustig 1
Boswell's Travels through the German, Swiss, and French Enlightenment / Marlies K. Danziger 13
Boswell's Response to the European Landscape / Peter F. Perreten 37
"Something that Put Me in Mind of My Father": Boswell and Lord Kames / Richard B. Sher 64
James Boswell, Henry Dundas, and Enlightened Politics / Michael Fry 87
Politics in the Boswell-Temple Correspondence / Thomas Crawford 101
Master of Ulubrae: Boswell as Enlightened Laird / John Strawhorn 117
Rhetoric and Runts: Boswell's Artistry / Carey McIntosh 137
"Casts a Kind of Glory Round It": Metaphor and the Life of Johnson / William P. Yarrow 158
"Over Him We Hang Vibrating": Uncertainty in the Life of Johnson / Isobel Grundy 184
Pilgrimage and Autonomy: The Visit to Ashbourne / John B. Radner 203
"My Dear Enemy": Margaret Montgomerie Boswell in the Life of Johnson / Irma S. Lustig 228
Appendix: Boswell's Meetings with Johnson, A New Count / Hitoshi Suwabe 246
Index 259
Additional Authors: Boswell, James, 1740-1795
Lustig, Irma S
Notes: LCCN: 94039584
ISBN: 0813119103 (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 31330142
ISBN/ISSN: 0813119103