The Life of Samuel Johnson (5 volumes).
Bellows Falls, VT: Charles Ewer and Timonthy Bedlington, 1824. 8vo. Approx 300 pp. per volume (5 volumes) All volumes are shaken, with rubbing and bumping to spine ends and corrners, light foxing throughout, soiling to covers. Vol I & V have damp stain to top half of covers, vol. one has former owners name stamped to ffep, text labels and cloth at spines are tattered. Comrehending an account of his studies, and numerous works, in chronological otder: A series of his epistolary correspondance and conversations with many eminent persons: and various original pieces of his composition, never before published: The whole exhibiting a view of literature and literary men in Great Britain, for near half a century during which he flourished. Copious notes and biographical illustrations. good/fair Quarter Cloth Hardcover (Item ID: 68592)