Johnson Samuel ~ A Dictionary of the English Language 3 vol 2nd
London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, 1827.
Three volume Second Edition 1827. The Second printing of the first revision of the Dictionary, brilliantly edited by Todd without diminishing the genius of the original. Engraved portrait frontispiece. Contemporary diced calf with black and burgundy morocco lettering pieces to the spines, some surface rubbing to spines and spine ends. Internally a little mild toning, offsetting to title-page, overall a VG solid clean set. Provenance: Bernard Hartley (bookplates to the front pastedowns).
EDITION: later edition
BINDING : Hardback
BOOK CONDITION: Very Good
JACKET: No Jacket
INVENTORY NUMBER: 108289