Samuel Johnson

On view in the Grolier Club’s ground floor gallery in New York from May 2 through July 27, Hardly Harmless Drudgery: Landmarks in English Lexicog
Our ongoing look at new books that have recently caught the eye of our print and online editors.
A lost letter written by lexicographer Samuel Johnson and officially logged as ‘present location unknown’ for m
Freeman’s July 25 Books and Manuscripts auction is led by more than a hundred Americana lots, almost 60 of which are either examples from the signers
New York – Christie’s Valuable and Important Books and Manuscripts from the Library of
Earlier this week, we learned the sad news that Florida book collector Jerry Morris, whom we profiled in our winter 2015 issu
Our spring issue leaves the printer tomorrow and will begin landing in mailboxes next week — here’s a sneak peek at what subscriber
In our new spring issue, we profile the brilliant Bryan A.
London — Exceedingly rare works by Galileo, Samuel Johnson and J.K.
Although the real world has paused in its celebration of fine books and collections, it is still very much possible to find delights online. Here are five suggestions: