An essay on the life and genius of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., extra-illustrated
Conditions Governing Access
Extent.08 linear feet (60 items inserted into 1 volume)
Also listed are fourteen etchings and engravings inserted into the text, mostly portraits of Johnson's extended circle, and three political caricatures.
This volume also has newspaper clippings inserted that are not listed in this finding aid.
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Murphy, Arthur, 1727-1805. An essay on the life and genius of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., extra-illustrated: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
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