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Boswell, James, 1740–1795
Ode by Dr. Samuel Johnson to Mrs. Thrale : upon their supposed approaching nuptials.
London : R. Faulder, 1784 [i.e. 1788].
Physical Description:
16 p. ; 28 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3531 O34 1784+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
This copy unbound and unopened in sheets.
See Hyde for details on publication of this work.
Hyde, Mary Morley Crapo. The impossible friendship : Boswell and Mrs. Thrale. Cambridge, 1972.
The satirical "ode" was actually written by James Boswell for private circulation on the day after Henry Thrale's funeral on 11 April 1781.
Subject Terms:
Faulder, R. -- Publisher.
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
Piozzi, Hester Lynch, 1741-1821.

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