The Life of Samuel Johnson...
including a Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides by James Boswell.London : 1831 Stock Code: 24392
NotesFirst edition edited by John Wilson Croker and "the best edition until superseded by the work of George Birkbeck Hill 1887" (ODNB). This set has the additional volume of Johnsoniana (1836).
6 volumes, octavo (210 x 130 mm). Contemporary green half morocco, gilt banded spines, marbled sides, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers.
Engraved portrait frontispieces, maps and plates.
A few bumps and scuffs to bindings, some foxing but an attractive set.
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