The Life of Samuel Johnson
New York: Sturgis & Walton Company, 1909. Very Good. Item #9369
New York: Sturgis & Walton Company, 1909. New Edition. Two volumes; quarto (25.5cm.); publisher's half linen over blue paper-covered boards, gilt-lettered spines, top edges gilt; xxxii,576; xv,,-1172pp.; photogravure frontispieces and ten leaves of plates (tissue guards), additional illus. throughout text, many full-paged. General shelf wear, spines both rather toned, front hinge of Vol. II starting to crack but holding, light soil to preliminaries, contemporary bookseller tickets to both front pastedowns; overall a Very Good, sound set.
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