Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1971-5. 8vo. 6 volumes, set. Reprints. Volumes 1-4 originally printed in 1934. Volumes 5 & 6 first printed in 1950. Original maroon cloth, lettered in gilt. D/ws uniformly faded on spines. The heads of the spines of volumes 1-3 have very short closed tears. Near fine in very good + dust-wrappers. Item #1083
This edition, completed in 1950 with the Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a Journey into North Wales, remains the standard edition of the Life of Johnson.
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