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The Resource Wits and wives : Dr Johnson in the company of women, Kate Chisholm

Wits and wives : Dr Johnson in the company of women, Kate Chisholm

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Wits and wives : Dr Johnson in the company of women
Title
Wits and wives
Title remainder
Dr Johnson in the company of women
Statement of responsibility
Kate Chisholm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dr Johnson is often thought of as a strident, overbearing and far too clever conversationalist, but this text offers a different perspective on him by looking through the eyes of his female acquaintances. Revealing the essential and unexpected Johnson, it also illuminates the lives of a cast of formidable 18th century heroines
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Chisholm, Kate
Dewey number
  • 828.6'09
  • 828.609
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Authors, English
  • Biography
Label
Wits and wives : Dr Johnson in the company of women, Kate Chisholm
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781845951863
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
291 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781845951863
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)
Label
Wits and wives : Dr Johnson in the company of women, Kate Chisholm
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781845951863
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
291 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781845951863
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)

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