Boswell, James, Esq.
Title The Life of Samuel Johnson, LLD Comprising a Series of Epistolary Correspondence .
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket as Issued
Edition First Thus
Publisher London George Routledge and Sons
Illustrator Julian Portch
Seller ID 001574
Handsome red full leather binding with green title band with gilt lettering. Also raised bands and gilt designs between bands. Marbeled pastedown and endpapers. Gilt dentelles on front and back. Bound by H&C Treacher, Brighton. Probably dates from late 1800's. Solid, sound volume with marbled edges and endpapers. There is an illustration "The Death of Dr. Johnson" fronting the title page. Book is remarkably bright for its age. Double column format, 526 pages. A few light foxing spots not affecting text. Collectible.
BOSWELL, DR. JOHNSON, ENGLAND, NINETEENTH CENTURY, LITERATURE