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Brothers Boswell

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Written by Philip BaruthAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Philip Baruth

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
  • Publisher: Soho Press
  • On Sale: May 1, 2010
  • Price: $14.00
  • ISBN: 978-1-56947-635-2 (1-56947-635-7)
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In this literary thriller set in eighteenth-century London, Samuel Johnson and James Boswell are threatened by Boswell’s mad and envious younger brother John.

“An exciting, suspenseful story. . . . Not to be missed.”–The Washington Post

“[An] accurate, original, and entertaining fictional reconstruction.”–The Boston Globe

“Remarkable.”–David Liss, author of The Devil’s Company

“It is a beautifully written novel, with the flavor of a literary work.”–Star Tribune (Minneapolis)