London: C. Dilly in the Poultry, 1798. Hardcover. Johnson's and Boswell's advice on a wide range of subjects, from conversation, wine, marriage, children, education, manners, duelling, women, inequalities of rank, law, players, music, London, economy, trade, travelling, politics, life, death, religion and literature.
8vo, iv, 446 pp. Three quarter tan gilt calf and marbled boards. Period ink owner's signature at title page, Mary Garlike. Covers gently rubbed at edges; front hinge cracked but holding; internally bright and clean. OCLC: 54203196. Good + condition. Item #25454