Lot 314 of 627:
Yale Editions of the papers of James Boswell  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$192
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Five volumes from the Yale edition of the Private Papers of James Boswell
Author:
Boswell, James
Place:
London
Publisher:
Heinemann
Date:
1957
Description:

Includes: 

  • Boswell's London Journal, 1762-1763, together with Journal of My Jaunt, Harvest 1762. One of 1050 copies. 1951
  • Boswell in Holland, 1763-1764. One of 1050 copies. 1952
  • Boswell on the Grand Tour: Germany and Switzerland, 1764. One of 1000 copies. 1953
  • Boswell on the Grand Tour: Italy, Corsica, and France, 1765-1766. One of 400 copies. 1955.
  • Boswell in Search of a Wife, 1766-1769. One of 400 copies. 1957.

Together 5 octavo volumes, original vellum-backed cloth, slipcases.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Slipcases lightly worn, vellum a bit yellowed; near fine.
 
Item number:
281244
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