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Definition of the noun boswell
What does boswell mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: Boswells
- a devoted admirer and recorder of another's words and deeds
- Boswell is a town in Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 709 at the 2010 census.
- Boswell is a borough in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is part of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 1,364 at the 2000 census.
- Boswell is a town in Grant Township, Benton County, Indiana, United States. The population was 778 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Lafayette, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area.
- Boswell is a fictional character from the 1977 film The Anchorite.
- Boswell is a fictional character from Lady in the Fog.
- Boswell is a fictional character from the 1990 film Mr. Destiny.
- Boswell is a fictional film character.
- "Boswell" is a book by Stanley Elkin.
- also known as "Boswell, a modern comedy"
- genre: Fiction
- "Boswell" is a book by Claude Colleer Abbott.
- Boswell is a website.
- official website: stateofflorida.info/people/Boswell
- Boswell is a family name.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Boswell
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The Banking Law Journal (1920)
Boswell is the owner of one share of the capital stock of Citizens' Bank, Maxeys, Ga., transferrable only on the books of the corporation in person or by attorney on surrender of this certificate, in accordance with the ...
The Portico (1818)
Johnson was the lion — Boswell the jackall, whose attachment is rewarded by skeletons and offals. Boswell is the clown who amuses the spectator by tumbling over chairs and breaking hi* own shins, while the chief performer is away. Boswell ...
Dictionary of Quotations (1998)
by Connie Robertson
Boswell - Life It is better that some should be unhappy than that none should be happy, which would be the case in a general state of equality. 5093 Boswell - Life A man who has not been in Italy, is always conscious of an inferiority, from ...
by Susan Ratcliffe
James Boswell Life ofSamuel Johnson (1791) ...
by Thomas Thomson
Boswell observes, " Dr ...
by New and general biographical dictionary
— Boswell'* Life of Johusun. * The works of Pellegrino in Spain, ...
by Roger Ariew, Dennis Des Chene, Douglas M. Jesseph, Tad M. Schmaltz, Theo Verbeek
BOSWELL, SIR WILLIAM ( ca ...
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- Warner and Boswell
Mark Warner at the packed fundraiser for Congressman Leonard Boswell in Des Moines.
Photo credit: Mark Warner
- Leonard and Dody Boswell
Congressman Leonard Boswell and his wife Dody.
Photo credit: Mark Warner
- Boswell House - Gough Square - clock
This is Gough Square in the City of London. The location of the home Dr Johnson lived in from 1748 to 1759.
This is the clock of Boswell House.
Photo credit: ell brown
- St Mary's Church, Lichfield and Boswell statue
A former church in Lichfield. Now the Lichfield Heritage Centre.
Boswell statue in front of it in this view.
The Statue of James Boswell is Grade II listed.
Statue of James Boswell. 1908. By Percy Fitzgerald. Ashlar with bronze figure and panels; wrought-iron railings. Plinth has 3 bronze relief panels of scenes of Johnson and Boswell. Front inscription: BOSWELL/ 1740:1795, below an armorial crest. Portrait medallions of Boswell's contemporaries to frieze. Inscription to rear. Statue in contemporary dress with sword and hat. Plain iron railings, some serpentine. Boswell was the friend and biographer of Dr Samuel Johnson; the statue was made and presented by Percy Fitzgerald, writer and sculptor, the biographer of Boswell. (Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London: 1974-: P.194; Thorne JO: Chambers Biographical Dictionary: Edinburgh: 1974-: P.473, 157).
Statue of James Boswell - Lichfield - Heritage Gateway
This is the Grade II* listed Church of St Mary in Lichfield.
Church, the medieval guild church, adapted to include heritage centre, old people's day centre. Rebuilt 1868-70, by James Fowler of Louth; tower casing and steeple, 1853, by GE Street; adapted 1979-81. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings; tile roofs. Decorated style. PLAN: 3-bay chancel with 2-bay north Dyott chapel and south vestry and organ loft; 5-bay nave with lean-to aisles and west tower and spire. Plinth and coped gables; geometrical tracery to windows. EXTERIOR: chancel has clasping buttresses with pinnacles, 7-light window on weathered sill, gable cross; 2-light clerestory windows to north and south over lean-to chapel and vestry; chapel and vestry have angle buttresses with pinnacles and symbols of Evangelists (John and Luke), coped parapets; chapel has 3-light east window and 2 north windows of 2 lights; vestry has 2-light window to left of entrance with beast stops to breaks in sill course, C20 entrance to east end. Clerestory has 2 windows of 2 lights to each bay between shallow buttresses; aisles have coped parapets and 3-light windows between gabled buttresses, west angle buttresses with pinnacles and symbols of Evangelists (Matthew and Mark) and 3-light windows; north entrance of 3 orders in shallow gabled porch, gable with blind plate tracery, good carved foliage to capitals and hood stops: C20 doors, C20 inserted entrance to east end and C20 inserted west window. Ashlar tower has gabled angle buttresses with top blind tracery panels; west entrance of 3 orders with crocketed gable with pinnacles, cinquefoil inner arch and paired doors with rich strap hinges, gable has trefoil; 4-light west window on deep weathered sill, upper triangular-headed blind tracery panels and paired 2-light louvred bell-openings with crocketed gables; quatrefoil frieze and pinnacles; spire has 3 tiers of lucarnes, 3-, 2-, and 1-light. INTERIOR (now sub-divided): chancel has 2-bay arcade to chapel with good foliate capitals, chancel arch of one order with corbelled inner arch, arch-braced roof on corbelled wall shafts; C20 glazing to arcade and infill to chancel arch; nave has arcades with foliate capitals, roof has arch-braced scissor trusses, double purlins and wind braces; tower has blocked 3-light windows to north and south, deeply splayed tower arch. Fittings: richly carved altar, reredos and panelling to east wall, sedilia recess with deep canopy to south, vestry door of 2 orders and good organ case, war memorial to north of altar, timber stalls and altar rail; north aisle has triptych in alabaster frame: The Adoration of the Magi. Monuments: several C18 and C19 wall tablets to members of the Dyott family in the chapel; good memorial to C17 members of the family, 1662, recording their service in the Civil War, panel in form of banner in slate border and eared architrave, broken pediment with armorial bearing, apron with festoon and cherub. Stained glass: some good C19 and C20 glass, especially good east window, possibly Clayton and Bell, grisaille glass to tower window. The church although altered, is important to the history of Lichfield, and preserves many original features; the steeple is a prominent landmark in the city. (Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London: 1974-: P.190; Lichfield Heritage and Treasury Exhibition: Lichfield: 1981-; Victoria History of the County of Stafford: Greenslade M W: Lichfield: Oxford: 1990-: P.140-3).
Church of St Mary - Lichfield - Heritage Gateway
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- Warner Introducing Boswell
Governor Mark Warner introducing Congressman Leonard Boswell at a fundraiser in Des Moines.
Photo credit: Mark Warner
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