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Boswell, James (1740-1795) The Life of Samuel Johnson, Extra-illustrated.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Boswell, James (1740-1795) The Life of Samuel Johnson, Extra-illustrated. London: for Cadell et al., 1822.
Four octavo volumes bound as two, with additional illustrations added throughout, bound in uniform half calf and textured cloth boards, red morocco labels on spines, damage to the cloth on the front board of the first volume, 8 x 5 in. (2)

Estimate $400-600


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Samuel Johnson, London

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