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Introduction to 'Johnson on Shakespeare' edited by Arthur Sherbo, 1966

Reference Code: GBR/1058/ROB/3/35

Scope and Contents

Typescript of the Introduction by Bertrand H. Bronson to 'Johnson on Shakespeare' Volume VII of 'The Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson'.


  • Creation: 1966

Biographical / Historical

Bertrand Harris Bronson was born in 1902, in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, USA. After studying at the University of Michigan and Harvard University, he spent 3 years at Oriel College, Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar and received his PhD from Yale University in 1927. He went on to work as a professor in the English department at the University of California, Berkeley. He specialised in the works of Geoffrey Chaucer and Samuel Johnson. He died in 1986.


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Related Materials

See GBR/1058/ROB/3/13 and GBR/1058/GRA/8/4/9c for further material by Bronson. See GBR/1058/ROB/3/35 and GBR/1058/COL/11/19/Sherbo for further material by Sherbo.

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