THE WORKS OF SAMUEL JOHNSON with Murphy's Essay. (6 Volumes, Complete)

JOHNSON, Samuel (Edited by the Rev. Robert Lynam)
Published by George Cowie and Co. in London 1825
SKU: 50088
£200.00
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.

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