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tour to the Hebrides

John Hetherington

tour to the Hebrides

its value to the social historian.

by John Hetherington

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Published by Johnson Society in Lichfield .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Johnson, Samuel, -- 1709-1784.,
  • Boswell, James, -- 1740-1795.

  • Edition Notes

    A paper delivered in substance to the Johnson Society of Lichfield.

    SeriesAddress / Johnson Society -- 26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13814662M

    The life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D. Together with a Journal of a tour to the Hebrides. A reprint of the first edition, to which are added Mr. Boswell's corrections and aditions, issued in ; the variations of the second edition, with some of the author's notes prepared for the third: the whole ed., with new notes, by Percy Fitzgerald. First edition, second issue, of "perhaps the sprightliest book of travels in the language," with "poetical pieces by Johnson relative to the tour and never before published" (Tinker, ). Boswell toured through Scotland with Dr. Johnson in ; his account of the trip, The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D., was Author: BOSWELL James.

    Grand Tour of the Outer Hebrides Itinerary. Day 1. We depart from our designated pick-up points and head north, stopping en-route for refreshments (not included), travelling via Glencoe, Fort William and Glenfinnan to Mallaig. Start and end in Inverness! With the in-depth cultural tour 3-Day Lewis, Harris and the Outer Hebrides Small-Group Tour from Inverness, you have a 3 day tour package taking you through Inverness, Scotland and 5 other destinations in Scotland. 3-Day Lewis, Harris and the Outer Hebrides Small-Group Tour from Inverness includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, transport.5/5(4).

    The The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you.   Boswell's first considerable book was a lively description of his tour in Corsica, but his fame rests on his "Life of Dr. Johnson" (see Lives and Letters), and his "Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D." was really the first portion of that great work, and was meant, as he himself said, "to delineate Dr. Johnson's manners Brand: Zhingoora Books.


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