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The World’s Greatest Outlaw: Samuel Johnson as attorney

22 mins | Mar 30, 2018
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Samuel Johnson is described by the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography as ‘arguably the most distinguished man of letters in English history’. But what if he had made it as a lawyer? Richard Cohen, writing in Lapham's Quarterly, considers an alternative reading of the life of a literary great.
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