The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. [10 Volumes]. Including a Journal of His Tour to the Hebrides

By: Boswell, James

Price: $245.00

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Book Condition: Fair


London: John Murray, 1835. Title pages dated 1835. Ten volumes, with "in eight volumes" on the title pages of the first eight volumes, but expanded to ten volumes. Three quarter black leather over brown cloth, dark red spine labels with gilt accented raised spine bands, all edges speckled red, frontis plate and engraved title page in each volume, just more than 6.5" tall. Externally worn but sound set, with lightly crackled spines with minor surface chips that have been archivally stabilized, other wear to extremities, spine label of volume X missing, all covers firmly attached, hinges good, bindings firm, pages a bit age-yellowed toward the outer edges but clean, old transparent stain to upper inner corner of frontis and engraved title of volumes I, III and VIII, name of Mary S. Veevers [?] handwritten on front free endpaper of first volume, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall.

Title: The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. [10 Volumes]. Including a Journal of His Tour to the Hebrides

Author Name: Boswell, James

Categories: World History, World Wars and Militaria, Travel & Exploration, International Culture,

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1835

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 035135

Keywords: CLASSIC BIOGRAPHY BRITISH