Boswell’s London Journal 1762-1763..
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.
William Heinemann Ltd.,
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).
FIRST TRADE EDITION. 8vo. 6.75 x 9.25 inches. xiii + [i] + 370 pp.
Illustrated by 3 plates, including portrait frontispiece and 2 facsimiles with maps of London endpapers. Decorated by device on title page.
The text of the famous London journal, complete with introduction, notes, appendices and a full analytical index.
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