Dr Samuel Johnson
A film by Malcolm Hossick about the work and times of the remarkable 18th century English writer Dr Samuel Johnson.
34m · Streamable only + subs available in English
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34m · Streamable only
Samuel Johnson was one of the most interesting figures of literature in 18th c England. He founded a literary magazine The Rambler and compiled the first major dictionary of English. He is best remembered as the subject of a biography by his friend Boswell. This film by Malcolm Hossick explores his life and the influence he had on the thought and manners of his age. It is followed by an overview of his work.Subs available in English