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Allanadded this to 100 Best Novels (and now Non-Fiction Too)
100 best nonfiction books: No 77 – The Life of Samuel Johnson LLD by James Boswell (1791)

100 best nonfiction books: No 77 – The Life of Samuel Johnson LLD by James Boswell (1791)

The Guardian - Robert McCrum

This huge work is one of the greatest of all English biographies and a testament to one of the great literary friendships Like some of the greatest titles in this list, James Boswell’s life of Dr Johnson, the most famous biography in the English language, had a protracted, tortuous and tortured …

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