Item #8468 The Life of Samuel Johnson. James Boswell.
The Life of Samuel Johnson

The Life of Samuel Johnson

London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1901. 458,464,466pp. Octavo [23 cm] Green cloth with the titles gilt stamped on the backstrips. Map endsheets and pastedowns. All volumes very good or better. Illustrated with numerous photogravures. Item #8468

Classic work, that was from the beginning a critical and popular success, and represents a landmark in the development of the modern genre of biography. It is notable for its extensive reports of Johnson's conversation.

Price: $100.00

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