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Slate's Culturebox: Johnson's 18th-Century English

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Slate's Culturebox: Johnson's 18th-Century English

Slate's Culturebox: Johnson's 18th-Century English

Slate's Culturebox: Johnson's 18th-Century English

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Slate contributor Adam Kirsch reviews the new edition of Samuel Johnson's 18th-century Dictionary of the English Language.