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BOSWELL’S JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES, 1785, THE COPY BELONGING TO SCOTTISH HISTORIAN WILLIAM TYTLER

BOSWELL, James. Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides. London, 1785.

First edition, second issue, of "perhaps the sprightliest book of travels in the language," with "poetical pieces by Johnson relative to the tour and never before published" (Tinker, 212). $2500.

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BOSWELL'S LIFE OF JOHNSON, THE FIRST TO CONTAIN A BIBLIOGRAPHY

BOSWELL, James. Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. London, 1793. Three volumes.

Second edition and first octavo edition, the last edition to be published in Boswell's lifetime, with engraved frontispiece portrait of Johnson and two folding plates. $2000.

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BOSWELL’S LIFE OF JOHNSON, ABUNDANTLY ILLUSTRATED & HANDSOMELY BOUND

BOSWELL, James. Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. London, 1907. Two volumes.

1907 two-volume edition of Boswell’s celebrated biography of Samuel Johnson, with over 550 illustrations, including 12 photogravure plates, handsomely bound. $1250.

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