Author:Chauncey Brewster Tinker

Chauncey Brewster Tinker
American academic and scholar of English


  • Beowulf: translated out of the Old English (1902)
  • Dr. Johnson & Fanny Burney (1912) (external scan)
  • The translations of Beowulf; a critical bibliography (1903)
  • Catalogue of an exhibition of manuscripts, first editions, early engravings, and various literature relating to Samuel Johnson 1709-1784 (1909)
  • The salon and English letters: chapters on the interrelations of literature and society in the age of Johnson (1915)
  • Young Boswell; chapters on James Boswell, the biographer, based largely on new material (1922) (external scan)
  • Nature's simple plan; a phase of radical thought in the mid-eighteenth century (1922)
  • The Wedgwood medallion of Samuel Johnson : a study in iconography (1926) (external scan)

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Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1926.

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