Lot 247 of 435:
Johnson's Tour to the Hebrides early American edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$216
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Title:
The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson... With an Authentic Account of the Distresses and Escape of the Grandson of King James II...

Author:
Boswell, James

Place:
New York & Boston

Publisher:
Inskeep & Bradford; and William M'Ilhenny

Date:
1810

Description:

xvi, [2], 414 pp.(8vo) 21x13 cm (8¼x5¼") period calf, spine gilt.

One of two 1810 American printings, the other having issued from Philadelphia. According to American Imprints, this one is scarcer. Evans 19607.


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Condition:
Spine leather a bit dry, some wear; foxing; very good.


 
Item number:
290508
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