James Boswell letters
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Extent1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Research Editionvolumes of correspondence have been released by various editors from 1966 to 1998, with more planned. Fourteen of the letters in this collection were not published in Tinker or in the first eight volumes of the Yale Editions, although some have been published in other sources.
- Boswell, James, 1740-1795. James Boswell letters: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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