The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of his Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological order; a Series of his Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published. James Boswell.
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of his Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological order; a Series of his Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of his Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological order; a Series of his Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of his Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological order; a Series of his Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of his Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological order; a Series of his Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of his Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological order; a Series of his Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published

London: Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly, 1793.

Hardcover. Very good. Second edition, complete in three volumes. pp; 603, with frontis portrait (complicated pagination of front matter/introductory materials provided on request); 634, with folding plate; 711, with folding plate. Volume I includes the inserted leaf of "additional corrections" (C3). Contemporary calf boards, nicely rebacked in the nineteenth century with new leather spines with red labels and decoration in gilt. Boards heavily worn at the corners, bindings tight, text quite clean. One page of early owner's notes in pencil bound in at the beginning of the first volume. The final edition printed in Boswell's lifetime, "revised and augemented" from the first, published in 1791.

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