Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson by Hesther Lynch Piozzi

ANECDOTES OF THE LATE SAMUEL JOHNSON BY HESTHER LYNCH PIOZZI. INTRODUCTION Mrs. Piozzi, by her second marriage, was by her first marriage the Mrs. Thrale in whose house at Streatham Doctor Johnson was, after the year of his first introduction, 1765, in days of infirmity, an honoured and a cherished friend. The year of the