A COLLECTION OF INTERESTING BIOGRAPHY. CONTAINING, I. THE LIFE OF S. JOHNSON, LL.D. - ABRIDGED, PRINCIPALLY, FROM BOSWELL'S CELEBRATED MEMOIRS OF THE DOCTOR: II. THE LIFE OF MR. ELWES, - (ABRIDGED) - BY CAPTAIN TOPHAM: III. THE LIFE OF CAPTAIN COOK...

By: James Boswell; Edward Topham; Andrew Kippis

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; [4],183,[1],52,[1], 72 pages; First Dublin edition of the first abridgement. ESTC T119085. Two portraits, one plate. Some toning but generally clean. Bound in contemporary full brown calf leather. Binding sound, leaves tight. Worldcat locates but a single print book [ yhe other being an E-Book], in the National Library of Scotland. Subjects are Johnson, Samuel, -- 1709-1784. Elwes, John, -- -1789. Cook, James, -- 1728-1779.

Title: A COLLECTION OF INTERESTING BIOGRAPHY. CONTAINING, I. THE LIFE OF S. JOHNSON, LL.D. - ABRIDGED, PRINCIPALLY, FROM BOSWELL'S CELEBRATED MEMOIRS OF THE DOCTOR: II. THE LIFE OF MR. ELWES, - (ABRIDGED) - BY CAPTAIN TOPHAM: III. THE LIFE OF CAPTAIN COOK...

Author Name: James Boswell; Edward Topham; Andrew Kippis

Categories: John Donne,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dublin, Printed for P. Wogan, P. Byrne, W. Sleater, A. Grueber, J. Moore, J. Jones, R. M'Allister, W. Jones, R. White, J. Rice, and A. Porter,: 1792

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 36740