Key UK Links


Johnson’s house in Breadmarket Street, Lichfield, facing the market square, is now a museum to his life, work and personality:  Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum 

The Johnson Society of London was established in 1928. The site includes papers over many years and would be a useful contact for Johnsonians visiting London. The Johnson Society of London

An excellent guide to this historic house in Gough Square, London where Johnson wrote the great Dictionary. Dr Johnson’s House

Other Literary Societies in Melbourne

Jane Austen Society of Melbourne

Melbourne Dickens Fellowship

James Joyce (Bloomsday)

A website about Henry Handel Richardson, author of “The Getting of Wisdom” and other books


Other Links

A Digital Edition of the First Edition of Johnson’s Dictionary