The Life of Samuel Johnson & Johnsoniana (6 volumes).
London: George Bell & Sons, 1884. Small 4to. Approx 500 pp. per volume (6 volumes) All volumes are shaken, with rubbing and bumping to spine ends and corners, damp staining throughout all volumes, foxing throughout, soiling to covers, cloth along volumes I & V are becoming detached, with the front cover of volume I detaching at joint. Cloth along spines is brittle and damp stained on all volumes except Volume 6. Comprehending an account of his studies, and numerous works, in chronological order: 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.Six volume set , with four volumes dedicated the the Life of Samuel Johnson, and two volume of Johnsoniana. Fair Quarter Cloth Hardcover (Item ID: 69486)