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Hardback. 3. vols. 1st. Imp. The first edition, 1791, reprinted verbatim with the appendix, "the principal corrections and additions," 1793, and illustrated with twenty photogravure etchings, fifty half-tone plates, and a facsimile autograph letter. Preface by Clement K. Shorter. Uniform set with uniform wear. Burgundy cloth with gilt illus. of Johnson to centre Fr. cover & gilt borders to Fr. cover. Gilt spine titles. Top edges gilt. Minor wear to spine-ends & some bumping to tips. 9.1" x 6.1". 1. xxii pp. + 434 pp. 2. viii pp. + 480 pp. 3. viii pp. + 578 pp. inc. corrections & additions. Wt: 3 + Kg. Good +.
Title: The Life of Samuel Johnson.
Categories: Biography and Autobiography,
Publisher: London. Navarre Society. 1924.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 9916
Keywords: English Literature. Samuel Johnson. James Boswell. Biography.