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Johnson"s Journey to the western islands of Scotland

Samuel Johnson

Johnson"s Journey to the western islands of Scotland

and Boswell"s Journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D

by Samuel Johnson

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Published by Oxford U.P. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hebrides (Scotland),
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Hebrides (Scotland) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Scotland -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by R. W. Chapman.
      SeriesOxford paperbacks, 205
      ContributionsBoswell, James, 1740-1795., Chapman, R. W. 1881-1960, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA880.H4 J6 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 475 p., fold. plate.
      Number of Pages475
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4787092M
      ISBN 100192810723
      LC Control Number75507901

      The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. is a travel journal by Scotsman James Boswell first published in In , Boswell enticed his English friend Samuel Johnson to accompany him on a tour through the highlands and western islands of Scotland. Johnson was then in his mid sixties and well known for his literary works and his Dictionary. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This banner text can have markup. web; A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland by Samuel Johnson. Publication date Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the.

      Samuel Johnson’s Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland and James Boswell’s Journey of a Tour to the Hebrides are widely regarded as among the best pieces of travel writing ever n and Boswell spent the autumn of touring Scotland as far west as the islands of Skye, Raasay, Coll, Mull, Ulva, Inchkenneth and Iona. Johnson's Journey is "a book that the admirer of Johnson will linger over and return to again and again" (Wain, ). Motivated in part by an interest from childhood in the high church of Glasgow (and perhaps also by a fascination with the idea of "the Second Sight"—see pages ), Johnson spent a hundred days in Scotland in

      “FEW BOOKS OF TRAVEL WERE MORE EAGERLY AWAITED”: SAMUEL JOHNSON’S WESTERN ISLANDS OF SCOTLAND, EXTRAORDINARY FIRST ISSUE, UNCUT IN ORIGINAL BOARDS (JOHNSON, Samuel). A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland. London: Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell, Octavo, original pale blue paper-covered boards. Housed .   Johnson's Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland, and Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. , Oxford University Press in English.


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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland. A Journey to the Western Islands appeared inand recounted Johnson's and Boswell's tour through the Hebrides in autumn (Boswell's own account of the journey, Journal of a Tour of the Hebrides, appeared in ; the two are profitably read together, although they're very different.) Boswell proposed the trip to.

A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland, book by Samuel Johnson, published in The Journey was the result of a three-month trip to Scotland that Johnson took with his biographer, James Boswell, in It contains Johnson’s descriptions of the customs, religion, education, trade, and agriculture of a society that was new to him.

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