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Boswell's Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson
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Heading: (Johnson, Samuel)
Author: Boswell, James
Title: The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson
Place Published: London
Publisher:Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly
Date Published: 1785
Description:


(iii)-xxii, 532, [1] pp. Half title wanting. (8vo) 20.5x13 cm (8x5¼") period calf with later rebacking, earlier gilt spine leather laid down, new spine label lettered in gilt. Second Edition.



Boswell's classic account of his journey to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson. The text of this book was largely completed in 1773, from the journal which Boswell kept while traveling in Scotland. The publication was held back until Johnson's death.

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Light wear and foxing; very good.
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Boswell's Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson

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Sep 08, 2016
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0148: Boswell's Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson

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Description
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Heading: (Johnson, Samuel)
Author: Boswell, James
Title: The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson
Place Published: London
Publisher:Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly
Date Published: 1785
Description:


(iii)-xxii, 532, [1] pp. Half title wanting. (8vo) 20.5x13 cm (8x5¼") period calf with later rebacking, earlier gilt spine leather laid down, new spine label lettered in gilt. Second Edition.



Boswell's classic account of his journey to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson. The text of this book was largely completed in 1773, from the journal which Boswell kept while traveling in Scotland. The publication was held back until Johnson's death.

Condition
...
Light wear and foxing; very good.

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