Boswell

Boswell

[boz-wel, -wuhl]
noun
1.
James, 1740–95, Scottish author: biographer of Samuel Johnson.
2.
any devoted biographer of a specific person.

Boswellian [boz-wel-ee-uhn] , adjective
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Boswell (ˈbɒzwəl)
 
n
James. 1740--95, Scottish author and lawyer, noted particularly for his Life of Samuel Johnson (1791)
 
Boswellian
 
adj

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