Boswell, James

Type
Individual
Identifier
Boswell, James
Gender
Male
Date of birth
October 29 1740
Country of birth
Scotland
Education
Faith
ReaderStatus
Occupation
Related reading experiences
[papers left at his death]
Life of Samuel Johnson
[Letter to Thomas Birch]
Memoirs of Gray
[Memoir of William Whitehead]
[memoranda of his reading]
[original notes for "Irene"]
Scot's Magazine, The
Preceptor, The
Vanity of Human Wishes, The
[notes collected for periodical articles]
Rambler, The
Rambler, The
Rambler, The
[essays]
Adventurer, The
[account given to him by Mrs Williams]
Philosophical works
[memoranda for a projected literary journal]
Dictionary
[essays]
The Universal Visitor
Idler, The
History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia
Candide: Or, All for the Best
Life of the Rev. Dr. Jonathan Swift, The
Memoirs of Miss Sydney Biddulph, The
[poem on Garrick]
[poems]
Prophecy of Famine, The. A Scots Pastoral
Connoisseur, The
[letter to Boswell]
Memoirs of the house of Brandenburg. From the earliest accounts, to the death of Frederick I.
[poems]
Enquiry concerning Human Understanding
Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope
London: A Poem in Imitation of the Third Satire of Juvenal
Rymelerie
London Chronicle [review of Grainger's "Sugar Cane, a poem"]
[journal]
[letter to Johnson from Corsica]
Emile
Discourse on Inequality
[unknown]
[unknown]
Lives of the Poets
[letters to his sister and accounts by them of his character]
London Chronicle
Thoughts on the late Transactions respecting Falkland's Islands
Thoughts on the Late Transactions respecting Falkland's Islands
False Alarm, The
Christians Defense against the Fears of Death
Pleasures of Imagination, The
[legal trial papers]
Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope
Rehearsal, The
Tom Jones
Histories
Prayers and Meditations
[unknown]
Spectator, The
London Chronicle
Memoirs of Great Britain and Ireland
[books belonging to Johnson]
[diary]
Gentle Shepherd, The
[tale in Mrs Williams's 'Miscellanies']
[manuscript plan for a fable]
History of Scotland 1542 - 1603
[Essay on bird migration]
Annals of Scotland
Lives of Dr John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr Richard Hooker, Mr George Herbert and Dr Robert Sanderson
[diary]
Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland.
Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland
[Ossian poems, culminating in] Fingal, an Ancient Epic Poem in Six Books, together with Several Other Poems composed by Ossian, the Son of Fingal, translated from the Gaelic Language
Taxation no Tyranny; an answer to the Resolutions and Address of the American Congress
Taxation no Tyranny; an answer to the Resolutions and Address of the American Congress
The Bard: A Pindaric Ode
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
Elfrida
Elfrida
Caractacus: A Dramatic Poem
[minor poems]
Philosophical Survey of the South of Ireland, in a series of letters
[Elegies]
[various Scottish magazine reviews of Johnson's 'Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland']
[unidentified 'Dialogues']
Sugar Cane, The
Apology for the True Christian Divinity
Tour Through Sicily and Malta. In A Series of Letters to William Beckford Esq.
Translation of Lobo's Account of Abyssinia
Othello
[Monthly and Critical Reviews]
'The Grave, a Poem'
[poems supposedly by Thomas Rowley]
System of Moral Philosophy
[a legal argument]
Apology for the Life of Mr. Colley Cibber
[Plays]
Biographical History of England from Egbert the Great to the Revolution
[paper on an aspect of Scottish law]
Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland
[proposals for the publication of William Shaw's 'Erse Grammar']
[newspapers]
Memoirs and Last Letters
Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland
[Life of Thomson, prefixed to an edition of 'The Seasons']
[Life of Thomson, prefixed to an edition of 'The Seasons']
Biographia Britannica
Biographical Dictionary
Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope
My Own Life
History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia , the
[sermon written for Dr Dodd]
[poem on Winter]
[poems]
Critical Review
Observations on Insanity
Voyage Round the World in his Britannic Majesty's sloop, Resolution, A
[sermon written for John Taylor]
Sermons left for publication by the Reverend John Taylor LL.D.
Natural History of Staffordshire
Some passages of the life and death of the Right Honourable John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester
[Poems]
Life of Francis Bacon, The
Doubts on the Abolition of the Slave Trade
De Animi Tranquillitate
London Chronicle
[manuscript Life]
[Funeral Sermon for Lady Cutts]
Sketches of the History of Man
[Sermons]
Iliad and Odyssey
Iliad and Odyssey
Robinson Crusoe
Thoughts in Prison
View of the Internal Evidence of the Christian Religion
[on Grace]
Minutes of Agriculture
History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia
[list of Johnson's works compiled by Mr Levett]
Lives of the Poets
Discourses Delivered at the Royal Academy
Government of the Tongue, The
Pensees
Hermit, The
[letter concerning Pope and Bolingbroke]
Lives of the Poets
Life of Young
Night Thoughts
[Life of Young in 'Lives of the Poets']
Bas Bleu; or Conversation
Letters on the English Nation
Heroick Epistle to Sir William Chambers
'Elegy to Lord Villiers'
Village, The
Moral and Political Dialogues: being the substance of several conversations between divers eminent persons of the past and present age
Letters written by a Turkish spy, who lived five and forty years undiscovered at Paris: giving an impartial account to the Divan at Constantinople, of the most remarkable transactions of Europe: and discovering several intrigues and secrets ...
Letters
Imitation of Christ
Sermons
Golden Grove; or a Manuall of daily prayers and litanies
Maxims, Characters, and Reflections, Critical, Satyrical, and Moral
[books of Voyages to the South Seas]
[a newspaper]
[poem on Lichfield]
[Essay on Johnson's style]
[imitation of Johnson]
Essays Moral and Literary
Criticism on Gray's Elegy in a Country Churchyard
[MS Autobiography]
[unknown]
History of England
History of England
[unknown]
The North Briton
[novels]
Bible
History of England
The North Briton
[Church service]
The Spectator
Lives of the convicts