THE WORKS OF SAMUEL JOHNSON with Murphy's Essay. (6 Volumes, Complete)
Published by George Cowie and Co. in London 1825
FIRST EDITION THUS. Six Volumes, 8vo., in full brown morocco gilt, with raised bands to spine with gilt decorations, blind-stamped decorative borders to upper and lower covers, gilt dentelles, a.e.g., Vol. I with engraved portrait frontis. Armorial bookplate of Maximilian D.D. Dalison to front pastedown of Vol. I. Pages viii-ii becoming loose, and edgeworn as a result. Boards somewhat rubbed at corners and edges, dark indented line to rear cover of Vols. I, II, III, and VI. Light soiling to spine of Vol. V. A Good set overall.