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Samuel Johnson on Shakespeare.

Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson on Shakespeare.

by Samuel Johnson

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Published by Hill and Wang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Other titlesOn Shakespeare.
    StatementEdited, with an introd., by W. K. Wimsatt, Jr.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesA Dramabook,, D22
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2975 .J65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination115 p.
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5800670M
    LC Control Number60013993
    OCLC/WorldCa879371

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Samuel Johnson on Shakespeare by Johnson, Samuel, Publication date Internet Archive Language English. viii, p. ; 20 cm Includes bibliographical references Notes. Missing pages are inherent from the printed book. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Associated-names Woudhuysen, H. RPages: Johnson On Shakespeare – By Samuel Johnson.

Johnson On Shakespeare – By Samuel Johnson. Written by Shakey **HAMLET** [] Act I. Scene i. ) He smote the sleaded Polack on the ice.

Polack was in that age, the term for an inhabitant of Poland: Shakespeare had it perhaps in. SAMUEL JOHNSON NOTES TO SHAKESPEARE Vol. III Tragedies Edited, with an Introduction, by Arthur Sherbo Los Angeles William Andrews Clark Memorial Library University of California GENERAL EDITORS.

Richard C. Boys, University of Michigan. Ralph Cohen, University of California, Los Angeles. Vinton A. Dearing, University of California, Los Angeles.

About the Author. Samuel Johnson ( - ), was an English writer, lexicographer, and critic. He was awarded an M. degree by Oxford University in and honorary doctorates by Trinity College Dublin in and by Oxford University in Johnson wrote /5(19). Book Reviews Samuel Johnson on Shakespeare Johnson on Shakespeare, edited by Arthur Sherbo with an introduction by Bertrand H.

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The Plays of William Shakespeare was an 18th-century edition of the dramatic works of William Shakespeare, edited by Samuel Johnson and George Steevens. Johnson announced his intention to edit Shakespeare's plays in his Miscellaneous Observations on Macbeth (), and a full Proposal for the edition was published in The edition was finally published in The Works of Samuel Johnson, Vols Johnson on Shakespeare (The Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson) by Johnson, Samuel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Samuel Johnson, byname Dr.

Johnson, (born SeptemLichfield, Staffordshire, England—died DecemLondon), English critic, biographer, essayist, poet, and lexicographer, regarded as one of the greatest figures of 18th-century life and letters. Johnson once characterized literary biographies as “mournful narratives,” and he believed that he lived “a life.

Since the first appearance of Samuel Johnson's edition of Shakespeare's drama inits Preface has often been published separately, while the Notes have been treated as miscellaneous and fragmentary.

As a result, few modern readers realize that the Notes in fact contain coherent interpretations of most of the plays and that many portions of the Preface are generalizations related. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Johnson, Samuel, Samuel Johnson on.

Summary: As well as containing the major texts in Wimsatt's volume, Woudhuysen includes more of Johnson's annotations of individual plays and his essay "Preface to Shakespeare". It looks at Johnson's studies on Shakespeare in their 18th century.

Book by Samuel Johnson, published in The Journey was the result of a three-month trip to Scotland that Johnson took with 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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Series Title: A Dramabook, D. Johnson on Shakespeare: selections from Samuel Johnson's edition of the plays including notes by Pope, Theobald, Hanmer and WarburtonYale University Press in English.The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. in Nine Volumes, Volume 05 Samuel Johnson 47 downloads The Vanity of Human Wishes () and Two Rambler papers () Samuel Johnson 41 downloads Notes to Shakespeare — Volume Comedies Samuel Johnson 30 downloads.Samuel Johnson on Shakespeare.

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Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: xxxv, pages ; 19 cm.