BOSWELL (JAMES) The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION
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BOSWELL (JAMES) The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION
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BOSWELL (JAMES)
The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, second issue, with "give" reading, engraved frontispiece portrait after Joshua Reynolds, 2 engraved facsimile plates, some spotting, contemporary tree calf gilt, rebacked preserving original spines with morocco labels [Courtney & Nichol Smith, pp.172-173; Rothschild 463], 4to, Henry Baldwin, for Charles Dilly, 1791
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