JOHNSON, Samuel (1709-84) JOHNSON, Samuel (1709-84)

A JOURNEY TO THE WESTERN ISLANDS OF SCOTLAND

printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, London : 1775 First Edition, first printing. Demy 8vo (22cm) (2), 384, (2) pp; with 12 line errata at the back; small floral colophon to the titlepage, which is slightly spotted; scattered spotting and areas of toning throughout, though not...

printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, London : 1775 First Edition, first printing. Demy 8vo (22cm) (2), 384, (2) pp; with 12 line errata at the back; small floral colophon to the titlepage, which is slightly spotted; scattered spotting and areas of toning throughout, though not...

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printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, London : 1775 First Edition, first printing. Demy 8vo (22cm) (2), 384, (2) pp; with 12 line errata at the back; small floral colophon to the titlepage, which is slightly spotted; scattered spotting and areas of toning throughout, though not in any way obfuscating; newly rebound in calf gilt with a grecian urn design amid swirls and swags to the spine and the title label in red morocco; single gilt border around the edges of the boards. A most attractive copy and a fine example of the modern binder’s craft. First Edition, first printing. A most attractive copy and a fine example of the modern binder’s craft. Dr Johnson’s classic travel narrative traces his 83 day journey through northern Scotland and the western islands, in particular the Hebrides, in the late summer and autumn of 1773.

printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, London : 1775 First Edition, first printing. Demy 8vo (22cm) (2), 384, (2) pp; with 12 line errata at the back; small floral colophon to the titlepage, which is slightly spotted; scattered spotting and areas of toning throughout, though not in any way obfuscating; newly rebound in calf gilt with a grecian urn design amid swirls and swags to the spine and the title label in red morocco; single gilt border around the edges of the boards. A most attractive copy and a fine example of the modern binder’s craft. First Edition, first printing. A most attractive copy and a fine example of the modern binder’s craft. Dr Johnson’s classic travel narrative traces his 83 day journey through northern Scotland and the western islands, in particular the Hebrides, in the late summer and autumn of 1773.

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