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Reade, Aleyn Lyell, 1876-

Johnsonian gleanings / by Aleyn Lyell Reade.

London : Arden Press, 1922-
Physical Description:
v. : ill., geneal. tables, map, ports. ; 23 cm.
Reference Library
PR3533 R4 (LC)
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BEIN 1998 749: Vols. 2, 3, and 5 only. Bookplate and ms. annotations of Chauncey Brewster Tinker. Autograph of Tinker in v. 3 and 5.
Subject Terms:
Authors, English -- 18th century -- Biography.
Barber, Frank, -1801.
Critics -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Hilles, Frederick Whiley, 1900- -- Provenance (Bac,Ref)
Intellectuals -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Jarvis family.
Johnson family.
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
Lexicographers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Porter family.
Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963 -- Autograph.
Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963 -- Bookplate.
Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963 -- Ms. notes.
Reade, Aleyn Lyell, 1876- Reades of Blackwood Hill.

  • Part 1. Notes on Dr. Johnson's ancestors and connexions and illustrative of his early life
  • pt. 2. Francis Barber, the doctor's Negro servan t-- pt. 3. The doctor's boyhood
  • pt. 4. The doctor's boyhood. Appendic es
  • pt. 5. The doctor's life, 1728-1735
  • pt. 6. The doctor's life, 17 35-1740
  • pt. 7. The Jervis, Porter, and other allied families
  • pt. 8. A miscellany
  • pt. 9. A further miscellany
  • pt. 10. Johnson's early life: the final narrative
  • pt. 11. Consolidated index of persons: to parts 1 to 10, as well as to the Johnsonian portions of The Reades of Blackwood Hill and Dr. Johnson's ancestry.