Lot 410 of 517:
Pirated copy of Samuel Johnson's Scottish Journey  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Author:
Johnson, Samuel

Place:
Dublin

Publisher:
Printed for A. Leathley, J. Exshaw, H. Saunders, D. Chamberlain

Date:
1775

Description:

2 vols. bound in 1. [1], 384 pages. (12mo), 17.4x10.3 cm (6¾x4"), contemporary mottled calf, red leather label, gilt rules and lettering. The Second Dublin Edition, a piracy published in February 1775, shortly following the first London edition and the first Dublin piracy.

Contemporary ink signature at the head of the title-page.


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Condition:
Edges somewhat rubbed; very good.

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Item number:
291297b
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