Boswell's Journal of A Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Now First Published from the Original Manuscript

By: BOSWELL, James

Price: $25.50

Quantity: 1 available


The wanderings in Scotland in 1773 by Dr. Johnson were cataloged by James Boswell in this long-admired work. This edition includes many entries from additional journals found in the early 20th century. From the private papers of James Boswell, Isham Collection, Malahide Castle. Prepared, with preface and notes, by Frederick A. Pottle & Charles H. Bennett. Includes fold-out map of Scotland and the Hebrides; and with many illustrations, many of which are facsimiles of the manuscripts. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with spine titling on black block. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down; clips from dust jacket pasted to front free endpaper; spine is sunned (but readable). ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xviii, 435 pages

Title: Boswell's Journal of A Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Now First Published from the Original Manuscript

Author Name: BOSWELL, James

Categories: >>Writers, Writing & Literary Criticism, >>Travel / Exploration / Adventure, >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1936

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 78986