11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784)

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM


Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784), A Dictionary of the English Language, London, 1755, first edition, two volumes, three-quarter calf, folio, (title page of Volume I with small filler strip to bottom edge, and with light dampstaining to upper edge of preliminaries, fore-edges with some ink spots, scattered age-typical spotting throughout).
Estimate $12,000-15,000