Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland

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ReadHowYouWant.com, Jan 1, 2006 - Biography & Autobiography
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It is a travelogue that encapsulates Johnson's eighty-three days' journey to Scotland and the islands of Hebrides in 1773. Johnson has portrayed Scotland by depicting the scenes picturesquely. The whole panorama enhances reader's interest to an utmost pleasure. Johnson has recorded and commented on the Scottish life including all its peculiarities. Interesting!
 

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User Review  - Pepys - LibraryThing

I liked best this book when it described the beginning of the journey in the Highlands. But Johnson's verbosity was a bit tiring afterwards, & I kept looking to the number of pages left. I found ... Read full review

Review: A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland and The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

In 1773 Johnson and Boswell tour the western islands of Scotland. Johnson observes the country and Boswell observes Johnson. What great fun. Now on to Boswell's Life of Johnson. Read full review

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ABERBROTHICK
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SLANES CASTLE THE BULLER OF BUCHAN
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