The Poetical Works of . . . Now First Collected in One Volume. SAMUEL JOHNSON.

The Poetical Works of . . . Now First Collected in One Volume.

Publisher: London: Printed for the Editor and Sold by G. Kearsley, 1785.
Edition: First collected edition, second issue.
Bibliographical References: Fleeman 85.2PW/3; NCBEL II, 1126.
Condition: Edges somewhat rubbed; very good copy.
Book ID: 26042

Description

Small 8vo, contemporary red quarter morocco, drab paper boards, gilt rules and lettering. Four pages of publisher's terminal advertisements.

Comments

¶ The first collected edition of Johnson's poetry compiled by bookseller George Kearsley. Early manuscript transcription of a poem by Scott on the two final blanks.

Price: $425.00