The Life of Samuel Johnson (Three Volumes - Complete in Slipcases)

By: Boswell, James

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Three volumes (complete) in individual slipcases. Publisher's full brown linen cloth, genuine gold leaf lettering on red labels on spines, cream endpapers. Illustrated with three full-color frontispiece portraits. The Heritage Club Sandglass (Special Publication: S28) laid in. Printed on fine wove papers specially made for this edition. This special three-volume edition also contains the marginal comments and markings from two copies of the biography annotated by Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi, a friend of both Boswell and Johnson. It was prepared for publication, with an introduction, by Edward G. Fletcher. . The three volumes are in virtually perfect condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. The three slipcases show only minor shelf-wear. A heavy set - additional shipping charges may apply. AS NEW.. Color Frontispieces. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. lviii, (iv), 466; 486; 473 pp

Title: The Life of Samuel Johnson (Three Volumes - Complete in Slipcases)

Author Name: Boswell, James

Categories: Novels, Poetry & Literature, Biography & Memoir, Biography, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books,

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1963

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 6646

Keywords: Samuel Johnson; Biography; English Literature;