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The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson. Fourth edition, 1807

£150.00

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The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. by James Boswell, Esq. Containing some Poetical Pieces by Dr. Johnson, relative to the Tour, and never before published; A Series of his Conversation, Literary Anecdotes, and Opinions of Men and Books: with an authentick account of the Distresses and Escape of the Grandson of King James II, in the Year 1746. The fourth edition, revised and corrected. London: T. Cadell, and W. Davies, 1807.

Frontispiece, with folding map pasted in, (4), xv, 460 pp. Rebound in marbled boards and leather spine, with gilt tooling, and red leather pasted down for title. Owner's book-plate pasted onto reverse of half-title page.

Scuffed on corners and edges of marble boards. Page edges browning with some marks and foxing on pages. Faint pencil note page 81. Binding tight.

Item details

Author(s):
Boswell, James
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21 x 13.5 x 3.8 cm.
Edition:
Fourth edition, 1807.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
460
Publisher:
Cadell & Davies
Title:
The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

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The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. by James Boswell, Esq. Containing some Poetical Pieces by Dr. Johnson, relative to the Tour, and never before published; A Series of his Conversation, Literary Anecdotes, and Opinions of Men and Books: with an authentick account of the Distresses and Escape of the Grandson of King James II, in the Year 1746. The fourth edition, revised and corrected. London: T. Cadell, and W. Davies, 1807.

Frontispiece, with folding map pasted in, (4), xv, 460 pp. Rebound in marbled boards and leather spine, with gilt tooling, and red leather pasted down for title. Owner's book-plate pasted onto reverse of half-title page.

Scuffed on corners and edges of marble boards. Page edges browning with some marks and foxing on pages. Faint pencil note page 81. Binding tight.

Author(s):
Boswell, James
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21 x 13.5 x 3.8 cm.
Edition:
Fourth edition, 1807.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
460
Publisher:
Cadell & Davies
Title:
The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

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