A description of the friendship between the young Samuel Johnson and the poet, playwright and convicted murderer, Richard Savage. The book portrays the city of London as it was in the 18th-century. The author has also written "Shelley: The Pursuit" for which he won the Somerset Maugham Award.
Dr. Johnson and Mr. Savage: A Biographical Mystery by Richard Holmes
Used - Very Good
Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Prize (Biography) 1994
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