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Boswell’s Enlightenment

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$40.00 • £32.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674368231

Publication Date: 03/23/2015


288 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

Belknap Press


  • Prologue: The View from Arthur’s Seat
  • 1. In the Kirk’s Shadow
  • 2. At Home with Home
  • 3. A Journal Is Born
  • 4. Enter Johnson
  • 5. Derelict in Utrecht
  • 6. Belle de Zuylen
  • 7. Waiting for Frederick
  • 8. The Distance between Môtiers and Ferney
  • 9. On Libertines and Liberty
  • 10. After Corsica, before Futurity
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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