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|Series||Everyman"s library, 1-2. Biography|
|Contributions||Malone, Edmond, 1741-1812|
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|Pagination||2 v. ;|
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He is well remembered for his aphorisms, but his criticism is perhaps his most significant form of writing. Learn more about Johnson’s life and career.
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