Johnson, Samuel

Type
Individual
Identifier
Johnson, Samuel
Gender
Male
Date of birth
September 18 1709
Country of birth
England
Education
Faith
ReaderStatus
Occupation
Related reading experiences
Book of Common Prayer [collect for the day]
[reading lessons]
[romances of chivalry]
Felixmarte de Hircania
[works]
[various works of classics and literature]
Messiah. A Sacred Eclogue, in Imitation of Virgil's Pollio
Whole Duty of Man, The
Serious Call to a Devout and Holy Life, A
[Tragedies]
Georgics
Aeneid
Ars Poetica
Tenth Satire
Voyage to Abyssinia , A
[Turkish History]
Gentleman's Magazine, The
Irene
['The Italian' - unknown text]
[unknown]
[sources for his Dictionary]
Observations on the Faerie Queene of Spenser
[books of Northern literature]
Ship of Fools, The
Miscellanies
[unknown]
[unknown]
Boulter's Monument
Candide: Or, All for the Best
Memoirs of Miss Sydney Biddulph, The
Elements of Criticism
Fragments of Ancient Poetry collected in the Highlands of Scotland
[Odes]
[poem on Garrick]
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
Hermippus Redivivus: Or, the Sage's Triumph Over Old Age and the Grave.
[unknown]
Ode on St. Cecilia's day, adapted to the ancient British music, viz. the salt-box, the jews- harp, the marrow-bones and cleaver, the hum-strum or hurdy-gurdy, &c
Connoisseur, The
World, The
[poems]
Historical and Critical Dictionary
[unknown]
[unknown]
[unknown]
[unknown]
Enquiry concerning Human Understanding
[unknown]
Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope
Description of the Western Islands of Scotland
Tale of a Tub, A
[poems]
Nympha Caledoniae
De situ orbis
[poems]
Traveller, The
[unknown]
[Lowth-Warburton controversy]
History of the Life of Henry the Second
[unknown]
Monthly Review
Critical Review
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society
[unknown]
[unknown]
History of St Kilda
History of England
[books of history]
Elements of Criticism
History of Scotland
Account of the Manners and Customs of Italy; with Observations on the Mistakes of some Travellers, with Regard to that Country
[poetry]
[letters to his sisters and accounts by them of his character]
The Conduct of the Allies, and of the Late Ministry, in Beginning and Carrying on the Present War
[unknown]
Alexis shunn'd his fellow swains
Dunciad, The
Pastorals
Mourning Bride, The
Absalom and Achitophel
[unknown]
Essay on the Writings and Genius of Shakespear
Elements of Criticism
Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful
[unknown]
[unknown]
Macbeth
Hardyknute
Apology for the Life of Mr. Colley Cibber
[poems]
Night Thoughts
London Chronicle
Discourse of Liberty and Necessity
Sermons on Prayer
History of the life of Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden
['black letter', ie gothic text books - medieval to 16th c.]
Anatomy of Melancholy, The
Serious Call to a Devout and Holy Life
[unknown]
[novels]
[French novels]
Dialogues of the Dead
'Fingal: An Ancient Epic Poem' [from Poems of Ossian]
[unknown]
[unknown]
Iliad
Hermit of Warkworth, The
History of St Kilda
[legal case papers]
[legal case papers]
[theological works]
Christians Defense against the Fears of Death
Pleasures of Imagination, The
Life of Parnell
Life of Alexander Pope
Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope
Rehearsal, The
Tom Jones
[novels]
Another Traveller: or Cursory Remarks and Critical Observations made upon a Journey through Part of the Netherlands
Sentimental Journey, A
Coryat's Crudities: Hastily gobled up in Five Moneth's Travels
Histories
Bible
[unknown]
Minstrel, The; or, The Progress of Genius
[poems]
[apology for beating a bookseller]
Memoirs of Great Britain and Ireland
Spectator, The
Spectator, The
History of My Own Time
Greek New Testament
History of the Life of Henry the Second
[a recently published book]
Traveller, The
Deserted Village, The
Roman History From The Foundation of The City of Rom
History of Scotland 1542 - 1603
History of England in a Series of Letters from a Nobleman to His Son
Révolutions romains
[books of history]
Pilgrim's Progress, The
Divine Comedy
Menagiana Ou Les Bons Mots
Defence of Pluralities, A
Of the Origin and Progress of Language
[unknown]
[census of Scotland]
Annals of Scotland
Lives of Dr John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr Richard Hooker, Mr George Herbert and Dr Robert Sanderson
[newspapers]
Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland.
[Greek Testaments]
Eclogues
8th Eclogue
1st Georgic
Cleonice
Annals of Scotland
Tale of a Tub, A
Gulliver's Travels
Drapier's Letters, The
Plan for the Improvement of the English Language
Douglas, A tragedy
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
The Bard: A Pindaric Ode
Letters to his Son
Two Odes: To Obscurity and To Oblivion
Elfrida
[verses deposited in Lady Miller's vase]
Careless Husband, The
Travels through Portugal and Spain
Travels through Germany, Bohemia, Hungary, Switzerland, Italy, and Lorrain
Travels through Holland, Germany and Switzerland, but especially Italy, with maps
Tour Through Sicily and Malta: In a Series of Letters to William Beckford
Remarks on Several Parts of Italy
Description of the East and Some other Countries,
[Elegies]
Lives of Dr John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr Richard Hooker, Mr George Herbert and Dr Robert Sanderson
Hudibras
Spectator, The [Roger de Coverley essays]
Don Quixote
Annals of Scotland
[history]
Bible
Speculum humanae Salvationis
Durandi Sanctuarium
[tales from the 'Decameron']
[unknown oration]
[unknown text - letters?- presumably addressed to his associate George Sandys]
[preface to his 'Poetical Miscellanies', vol. 3]
Annals of Scotland
Abrege chronologique de l'histoire de France
Anatomy of Melancholy, The
[edition of Horace with commentary]
[edition of Horace with commentary]
Political Survey of Great Britain, A
Life and Opinions of Tristam Shandy
Fleece, The
Sugar Cane, The
Poetical translation of the elegies of Tibullus, A; and of the poems of Sulpicia
Apology for the True Christian Divinity
Companion for the Festivals and Fasts of the Church of England, A
[sermons on church holidays]
Tour Through Sicily and Malta. In A Series of Letters to William Beckford Esq.
Il Palmerino d'Inghilterra
English Malady, The: or, A Treatise of Nervous Diseases of all Kinds
Essay on Health and Long Life
Selected Works
[Poems]
[Memoirs]
[Poems]
[Poems]
Monthly Review
Critical Review
'Novelty' [essay in The Spectator]
[Poems]
'Fit of the Spleen, A'
Othello
[critical works]
Amelia
[Odes]
'The Grave, a Poem'
[poems supposedly by Thomas Rowley]
[poems supposedly by Thomas Rowley]
Respublicae
Letters to his Son
Letters from Italy, describing the Customs and Manners of that Country
Annals of Scotland
[biblical commentaries - old testament]
[biblical commentaries - old testament]
A Paraphrase and Annotations Upon All the Books of the New Testament
[Plays]
An Apology for the Life of Mr. Colley Cibber
[an Ode]
Ars poetica
English Malady, The
[legal documents relating to Mr Maclaurin]
Biographical History of England from Egbert the Great to the Revolution
Oeconomicus
[a sermon]
[A Sermon]
Sermons
History of Ireland from the Invasion of Henry II, The
[letter]
'Ah the poor shepherd's mournful fate'
[imitations of Horace]
'Inscription in a Summer house'
[poem on Winter]
[poems]
Sermons
Critical Review
Voyage Round the World in his Britannic Majesty's sloop, Resolution, A
Letter To The Sheriffs Of Bristol
Some passages of the life and death of the Right Honourable John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester
[Poems]
[Poems]
Odes
Aeneid
Iliad and Odyssey
'Ode on Solitude'
Observations on the Customs and Manners of the French Nation
Description of the Western Isles of Scotland
Short Account of Scotland
Mémoires pour servir a l'histoire de la vie et des ouvrages de M. de Fontenelle
[Sermons]
[Sermons]
[Sermons]
[Sermons]
[Sermons]
[Sermons]
[Sermons]
[Sermons]
Observations upon Lord Orrery's Remarks on the Life and Writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift
Remarks on the life and writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift
Traveller, The
Iliad and Odyssey
Collection of Poems by Several Hands
'Thales; a monody, sacred to the memory of Dr. Pococke. In imitation of Spenser'
History of America
Thoughts in Prison
Tour in Scotland in 1769, A
Tour in Scotland in 1769
Natural history of Iceland, The
History of the late revolution in Sweden , A
Art of Cookery Made Plain and Easy
Memoirs of the Marshall Duke of Berwick
View of the Internal Evidence of the Christian Religion
Fable of the Bees: or, Private Vices, Publick Benefits
Observations on the Statutes, chiefly the more ancient, from Magna Charta to 21st James I.
Project, The
[translation from Horace]
History of the Peloponnesian War
History of Manchester
[Sermon on Devotion]
Sketches of the History of Man
[speeches attributed to Lord Chesterfield]
Sketches of the History of Man
History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England
Letter to Mr Dunning on the English Particle
[Odes]
Tractate: Of Education
Some Thoughts Concerning Education
[Poems]
Discourses Delivered at the Royal Academy
Ode to the Warlike Genius of Britain
Carmen Seculare
Vicar of Wakefield
Letters of Junius
Daemonology
Hermit, The
First Book of the Iliad
Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament
Lexicon Graeco-Latinum in Iesu Christi Domini Nostri N. Testamentum
Essays on the History of Mankind in Rude and Cultivated Ages
Eclogues
Sicilian Gossips
[various works including Latin verses]
Rambler, The
Irene
[Preface to edition of Shakespeare]
High Life Below Stairs
[Epitaph on his Lady]
Odes
[Spanish Plays]
[Greek tragedies]
Love Elegies
Greek Grammar
Publick Virtue, a Poem
Cleone, a Tragedy
Imitation of Christ
Odes
Anabasis
Night Thoughts
Love of Fame, The Universal Passion
Sermons
[notes on the Psalms]
Sermons
Sermons
Tragedies and Poems
Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia
Chemical Essays
[notes on the will of King Alfred]
Village, The
[Ossian poems]
Continental Travels 1770-72
Hermit, The
Love and Madness
Designs of Chinese buildings, furniture, dresses, machines, and utensils : to which is annexed a description of their temples, houses, gardens, &c
Aeneid
Adventures of Rivella, or the History of the Author of The New Atalantis
Life and Errours of John Dunton
Remains Concerning Britain
[ode] 'Parcus deorum cultur et infrequens
[a poem about Aberdeen]
Aeneid
Eclogues
Georgics
odyssey
[French literature]
Reasons of the Christian Religion, The
Father's Revenge, The
Lusiads
Lusiads
Admirable Curiosities, Rarities, and Wonders in England
Call to the Unconverted to Turn and Live
Letter to the People of Scotland on the Present State of the Nation
Ode on the Peace, An
Dissertations on the Prophecies Which Have Remarkably Been Fulfilled, And Are Being Fulfilled
Account of his Own Life
Wanderer, The
Book of Common Prayer
[various books of prayer]
Golden Grove; or a Manuall of daily prayers and litanies
[Family Discourses]
[verses on Pope in notes to the 'Dunciad']
[books of Voyages to the South Seas]
Gustavus Vasa The Deliverer Of His Country
[a newspaper]
[travels]
Seven Discourses Delivered in the Royal Academy
Seven Discourses Delivered in the Royal Academy
[poem on Lichfield]
'Elegy on Captain Cook'
Memoirs of Captain George Carleton
Ciceronianus
[Mr Bowyer's Life]
Universal history, from the earliest account of time. Compiled from original authors; and illustrated with maps, cuts, notes, &c. With a general index to the whole
Anthologia Graeca
Tenth Satire
the Litany
Sermons
[French epitaph translated by Mrs Thrale and Bennet Langton]
Consolation of Philosophy
De veritate religionis Christianae
Hamlet
[Essays]
Rehearsal, The
History of Music
[book on gardening]
History Of the Four last years Of the Queen
Essay on the History of Civil Society
Ghost, The
[MS 'character' of Johnson]
[Dedication in] Hermes: or, a Philosophical Inquiry concerning Language and Universal Grammar
Epigrams
[poem about Mrs Thrale]
Dove
Sugar Cane, The
Mourning Bride, The
Evelina
[verses on death]
Mourning Bride, The
[verses on Franklin's stove]
Cecilia
Evelina, or a Young Lady's Entrance into the World
religious work
'Determinta'