The Life of Samuel Johnson… 1823.

£100.00

BOSWELL, James. The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. Comprehending an Account of his Studies and Numerous Works, In Chronological Order. 4 volumes. Engraved portrait frontispiece of Johnson to volume 1. 2 folding tables. Interior: No half titles, occasional spotting, endpapers detaching/detached. Some pages mis-numbered- but present. Occasional tearing with loss to blank margins- not to text. Exterior: Full contemporary calf (boards and spines worn, one board hanging by a thread, boards loose/ detaching on other volumes). 8vo. London: J. Richardson & Co, 1823.

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BOSWELL, James. The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. Comprehending an Account of his Studies and Numerous Works, In Chronological Order.

4 volumes. Engraved portrait frontispiece of Johnson to volume 1. 2 folding tables.

Interior: No half titles, occasional spotting, endpapers detaching/detached. Some pages mis-numbered- but present. Occasional tearing with loss to blank margins- not to text.
Exterior: Full contemporary calf (boards and spines worn, one board hanging by a thread, boards loose/ detaching on other volumes).

8vo. London: J. Richardson & Co, 1823.

PROVENANCE: John Hiley Austen (armorial bookplates to front pastedowns- offsetting to front endpapers).

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Weight 2.65 kg
Dimensions 24 × 15 × 12.5 cm
Author/s

Publisher

J. Richardson & Co

Binding

Calf

Non-Fiction Subject

Biographies & True Stories

Language

English

Region

Europe

Date

1823

Place of Publication

London

Country of Manufacture

United Kingdon