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Lot 506
BOSWELL (JAMES) The Life of Samuel Johnson, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, 1791
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, with the "Give" reading on page 135 of volume one, and the uncancelled leaf Qq3 in volume 2, engraved frontispiece portrait in volume one, 2 engraved plates, blank piece of margin cut away from upper fore-corner of each title, occasional spotting, bookplate of Thomas Clerk, contemporary calf, worn, covers detached [Rothschild 464], 4to, Charles Dilly, 1791
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