Contributor biographical information for Boswell's presumptuous task : the making of the life of Dr. Johnson / Adam Sisman.

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Adam Sisman is the author of A. J. P. Taylor: A Biography, which The Times of London called "so good as almost to constitute unfair competition." He lives near Bath with his wife, the novelist Robyn Sisman, and their two children.

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Boswell, James, -- 1740-1795. -- Life of Samuel Johnson.
Authors, English -- Biography -- History and criticism.
Johnson, Samuel, -- 1709-1784.
Biography as a literary form.