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Boswell

James. 1740--95, Scottish author and lawyer, noted particularly for his Life of Samuel Johnson (1791)
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I think of Irving Sandler's informative A Sweeper-Up After Artists (Thames & Hudson, 2003), where the avuncular emeritus professor serves up fifty years' worth of Boswellian tales about the Johnsons of the New York scene--Jackson, Franz, Bill, Jasper, Bob, Roy, et al.