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- Though it took a 20th-century biographer of Johnson to disclose his groping of his servants and his sexually barren marriage, there can be no doubt of the Boswellian paternity of the contemporary literary biography.
- Proust is a biographer with Boswellian devotion to a possible other Proust to whom he sometimes fancies he may be compared.
- While he is Boswellian in detail, the language moves with weird delight, offering a treasure of subjective phenomena.
Definition of Boswell, James in:
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