JOHNSON, SAMUEL. 1709-1784.
The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. ... to which is Prefixed, an Essay on His Life and Genius by Arthur Murphy, Esq. London: printed by J. Haddon for Walker, Akerman, et al.
12 volumes. 8vo (209 x 125 mm). [vi], 344; iv, 438; [iv], 442; vi, 446; [vi], 443; [vi], 397; [vi], 408; iv, 412; [vi], 447; [iv], 402; [iv], 389; , iv, 455 pp. Frontispiece portrait. Period calf, spines gilt, covers bordered in gilt with blind rules receding into diced center panel, marbled edges. Offsetting from frontispiece, scattered foxing, pp iii-iv bound following contents in vol 9, vol 2 lacking fly-title, some chipping to spines and joints, spine panel of vol 12 starting.