James Boswell, 1740 - 1795

portrait of James Boswell
Oil on canvas by Sir Joshua Reynolds (1785)

Born: 29 October 1740, Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: 19 May 1795, London, England

9th Laird of Auchinleck, best known for his biography Life of Johnson, covering Samuel Johnson.

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