The Life of Samuel Johnson. Newly Edited with Notes by Roger Ingpen. With 576 Illustrations, Facsimiles and Maps including 13 plates in Photogravure. In Two Volumes. In Stunning Leather Fine Binding.

By: BOSWELL, JAMES: INGPEN, Roger

Price: £3,000.00

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Two Volumes. Hardback, 4to. approx 9.5 x 7 inches. Bound in maroon polished full morocco fine leather binding by “Bayntun-Riviere, Bath.” Raised banding, and gilt lettering to spines. Black silhouettes to fronts. Full gilt page edges, marbled endpapers. In excellent near fine condition. Stunning fine leather bindings by “Bayntun-Riviere, Bath.” Lovely clean smart covers. No penned inscriptions or marks. Binders stamp to blank corner of endpapers. Pages all very clean and tight throughout. Else excellent clean and tight copies. 2 volumes. 576 - 1172pp. Illustrated with 13 full-page Photogravure portrait plates, 3 maps and over 500 B&W illustrations within text and full-page.

Title: The Life of Samuel Johnson. Newly Edited with Notes by Roger Ingpen. With 576 Illustrations, Facsimiles and Maps including 13 plates in Photogravure. In Two Volumes. In Stunning Leather Fine Binding.

Author Name: BOSWELL, JAMES: INGPEN, Roger

Categories: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES,

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd. 1925:

Seller ID: 85123

Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES The Life of Samuel Johnson, Roger Ingpen, Illustrations, Facsimiles, Maps, Photogravure Plates, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd., 1925, Leather Fine Binding, illustrated, Bayntun-Riviere, Bath