Boswell’s London Journal 1762-1763..

BOSWELL, JAMES..

Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, with gilt roundel, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has loss at top of spine and some foxing. Top edge blue. Fly leaves partly browned and a little margin foxing of last few pages; otherwise a very good copy.

£12.00

Publisher

William Heinemann Ltd.,

Place

London

Date

1950

Synopsis

Now first published from the original manuscript prepared for the press, with introduction and notes by frederick a. pottle sterling professor of english yale university.
(the yale editions of the private papers of james boswell).

Item Description

FIRST TRADE EDITION. 8vo. 6.75 x 9.25 inches. xiii + [i] + 370 pp.

Illustrations

Illustrated by 3 plates, including portrait frontispiece and 2 facsimiles with maps of London endpapers. Decorated by device on title page.

Notes

The text of the famous London journal, complete with introduction, notes, appendices and a full analytical index.

[Stock No. 25683]

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