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    An Extra-Illustrated Edition of Boswell's Johnson

    James Boswell. The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Including a Journal of His Tour to the Hebrides. London: John Murray, 1839.

    New edition. Ten small octavo volumes. Extra-illustrated with over 150 inserted engraved plates.

    Sumptuous full green crushed morocco with gilt spine titles and decorations inside five raised bands. Double-ruled gilt turn-ins. Minor shelf wear to boards. Spines sunned to brown. Minor offsetting to endpapers from the turn-ins. A near fine set of an extra-illustrated Boswell.

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    October, 2010
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
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