Famous Authors Series - Samuel Johnson

Famous Authors Series - Samuel Johnson
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 30 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Released: November 13, 2007
  • Originally Released: 1996
  • Label: Kultur Video
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33

Product Description:

The life of Dr. Johnson--poet, essayist, and literary critic--is examined in this documentary through the use of documents and portraits.

Plot Synopsis:

"Famous Authors" examines the men and women behind the words that brought them literary kudos.
In "Samuel Johnson," viewers learn how the prolific wordsmith rose to fame in the latter half of he 18th century. Johnson delved into just about every aspect of the lexicon: he wrote the first English dictionary; compiled and edited the works of Shakespeare; composed poetry; and penned magazine articles, biographies and criticism -- many of which elicited controversy.

Plot Keywords:

Documentary

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  • UPC: 032031180895
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

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