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Beauties of Johnson: Consisting of Maxims and Observations, Moral, Critical and Miscellaneous

By: Johnson, Samuel

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Dublin, Price, Walker, Whitestone et al: 1782

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe15279

Condition: Very Good


First Irish edition-printed in Dublin--collection of philosophical theses of Samuel Johnson--in the manner of the maxims of Duke De la Roche-Foucault. Clean and tight--. Full black mottled calf with gilt lettering to the spine. Wear is moderate (hand rubbing) to the spine-although the lettering is very bright. 262 pp. A small bit of paper is missing on the title page--not affecting the title or important information--also written in ink on the same title page is the name "Lauren Tellen"--(see photo) Johnson's views on everything from Affectation to Youth--in Alphabetical order. On the facing p... View more info