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Samuel Johnson Biography Spin-Off To Be Published By Penguin?

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Books rights to The Other Life of Samuel Johnson were recently acquired by Penguin, which appears to have cornered the market on classics gone wild. As print-ad tag-line for their series of resurrected classics, Pengiun exclaims, with a demented glee usually associated with Dr. Victor Frankenstein, "They're alive! Alive!"

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The Claremont Institute - Lives of Johnson

The Samuel Johnson Sound Bite Page

Boswell's Life of Johnson by James Boswell - Project Gutenberg