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by Peter Quennell

  • ISBN: 0070510407
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  • Author: Peter Quennell
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: American Heritage Press (1973)
  • Pages: 272
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Quennell, Peter, 1905-. Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 - Friends and associates.

Quennell, Peter, 1905-. London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Trent University Library Donation.

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In 1922 he published his first book, Masques and Poems. Samuel Johnson – his friends and enemies (1973). Romantic England Writing And Painting 1717–1851 (1970). This was followed by many other volumes, particularly his Four Portraits of 1945 (studies of Boswell, Gibbon, Sterne, and Wilkes), books on London and works on Baudelaire (1929), Byron (1934–35), Pope (1949), Ruskin (1949), Hogarth (1955), Shakespeare (1963), Proust (1971) and Samuel Johnson (1972). He first practised journalism in London. Quennell's first cousin – daughter of his father's brother Walter – was Joan Quennell, a Conservative M. .Masques & Poems (1922).

Samuel Johnson originally came down to me as a kind of largerthanlife father figure, with his legendary learning raised . And now Peter Quennell gently lays it to rest in Samuel Johnson: His Friends and Enemies.

Samuel Johnson originally came down to me as a kind of largerthanlife father figure, with his legendary learning raised like a schoolmaster's cane to correct childish world.

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Sir Peter Courtney Quennell CBE (9 March 1905 – 27 October 1993) was an English biographer, literary historian . In 1922 he published his first book, Masques and Poems.

He wrote extensively on social history.

Template:Unreferenced Sir Peter Courtney Quennell (9 March 1905 – 27 October 1993) was an.In 1922 he published his first book, Masques and Poems Samuel Johnson: His friends and enemies. This was followed by many other volumes, particularly his Four Portraits of 1945 (studies of Boswell, Gibbon, Sterne, and Wilkes), books on London and works on Baudelaire (1929), Byron (1934–35), Pope (1949), Ruskin (1949), Hogarth (1955), Shakespeare (1963), Proust (1971) and Dr Johnson (1972). Samuel Johnson: His friends and enemies. London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1972; New York: American Heritage Press, 1973.

Samuel Johnson - his friends and enemies (1973). A History of English Literature (1973).

Samuel Johnson – his friends and enemies (1973). Feline: the Quennells on Primrose Hill, (London, Vintage books, 1994). Works by Peter Quennell at Project Gutenberg. Samuel Johnson referred to as Dr. Johnson, was an English writer who made lasting contributions to English literature as a poet, essayist, literary critic, biographer and lexicographer, he was a generous philanthropist. Politically, he was a committed Tory; the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography describes Johnson as "arguably the most distinguished man of letters in English history".

American Heritage Press (1973)