Quantity: 1 available
[First Edition was 1874] 343 pp., port. frontis; 8vo; original pebbled blue cloth with the crest of the Grampian Club front cover in gilt; borders in blind; spine lettered in gilt; bevelled edges; folding facsimile of Boswell's Commonplace Book. Moderate rubbing and wear to edges; spine a bit darkened; appears to have later endpapers; title page split about 2 inches lower hinge; ownership name, Chester Chapin, date 1988 & price in pen front endpaper; small area of offset, or remnant of adhesive removal of a scrap of typed paper front endpaper; occassional margin notes, checks, etc. in pencil and blue pencil. Except for the slightly fragile title page, a solid working copy, uncommon in original editions.
Title: Boswelliana the Commonplace Book of James Boswell with a Memoir and Annotations by Charles Rogers and introductory remarks by Lord Houghton 1874.
Edition: Reprint Edition
Publisher: London, Houlston & Sons, for the Grampian Club: 1876
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good Condition
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 8263