7 edition of Sketches of some booksellers of the time of Dr. Samuel Johnson. found in the catalog.
Facsimile reprint of original ed. published, London: Sampson Low, Marston and Co., 1902.
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A group of London booksellers first commissioned Johnson’s dictionary, as they hoped that a book of this kind would help stabilise the rules governing the English language.
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Many of the booksellers of Johnson's time were publishers too, and probably sold more new books than old ones: Millar, Davies, Lintot, Dodsley, Nichols, and Cave, to name a few.
But the first bookseller listed in the book, Samuel Johnson's father, Michael Johnson (), didn't publish much. Marston says he may have published two books. BOSWELL, James. JOHNSON, Samuel. Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.
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