Doctor Johnson and Mrs. Thrale. Samuel Johnson, Hester Lynch Thrale.

Doctor Johnson and Mrs. Thrale. Including Mrs. Thrale's unpublished journal of the Welsh tour made in 1774 and much hitherto unpublished correspondence of the Steatham coterie. By A. M. Broadley. With an Introductory Essay by Thomas Seccombe.

London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1910. 8vo. First edition. Original petrol blue cloth, gilt. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Numerous illustrations from contemporary portraits, prints, etc including one in colour and one in photogravure. Foxing to edges of text block and endpapers. Neat ink ownership, dated 1924, on fly. Very good +. Item #4534

Price: £20.00

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