Samuel Johnson: A Life.
Known for his biographies of Austen and Swift, Nokes also wrote this spendid bio of Samuel Johnson. He reveals shortcomings in Boswell's famous work, and does justice to the women in Johnson's life, as Bos did not. Hb, Dj. 419 Pgs. Dj protected in plastic. Henry Holt, NY, 2010. NEW. $10.00