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1 Answers to Mr. Macaulay's Criticism in The Edinburgh Review on Mr. Croker's Edition of Boswell's Life of Johnson. Selected from Blackwood's Magazine. Second Edition.
John Murray Albemarle Street, London 1856 Soft cover Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
A 16-page pamphlet version of an article formerly published in Blackwood's Magazine. Sewn binding at the spine. Macaulay's criticism of Croker's edition of Boswell's Life of Johnson sparked a bitter feud between the two men. From the Prefaratory note inside the front cover: 'The republication, in a cheap form, for railway reading, of Mr. Macaulay's bitter and unjust article on Mr. Croker's edition of Boswell's Life of Johnson, has induced Mr. Murray to issue in a cheap form a series of replies to the assertions and criticism of that article.' Worn and torn; there is a tear, approx one inch, in the foredge of every page and another tear to the top edge of the front cover / title page. 307703 
Price: 15.00 GBP

5 Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763
Boswell, James ; with introduction and notes by Frederick A. Pottle William Heinemann Ltd 1951 Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. Near very good condition. Binding firm. Small speckles to outer closed textblock foredge. Top edge blue. Previous owner's signature and date on the reverse of the front endpaper. The dust jacket is worn and torn but now protected and presents neatly in a clear, archival quality, film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or dust jacket in any way). pp. xiii, 370. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 104832 
Price: 7.50 GBP

2 Johnson, Boswell, and their Circle [Bernard Quaritch Bookseller's Catalogue No 1266]. Books and Manuscripts, including new acquisitions from a private collection.
Bernard Quaritch Ltd Bernard Quaritch Ltd 1999 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Bookseller's rare book catalogue. Some creasing to the title page. A few light pencil marks in the margins. No names or inscriptions. Slim book. Unpaginated. 103455 
Price: 4.00 GBP

6 Boswell's Presumptuous Task
Sisman, Adam Hamish Hamilton London 2000 0241136377 / 9780241136379 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Black cloth boards. Clean inside. No names or inscriptions. The book has been opened a bit heavily at the half-title page. Dust jacket VG. pp. xxii, 392. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 103364 
Price: 10.00 GBP

3 Enid Blyton's Foxglove Story Book
Blyton, Enid; with illustrations by Hilda Boswell, Grace Lodge, Dorothy Hall, and others John Gifford Ltd [c. 1955] Charing Cross Road, London Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback. No dust jacket. Publication date not stated but is c. 1955 [ref. British Library and Enid Blyton Society]. Pictorial paper covered boards, with pink spine. Lightly bruised spine ends. Light rubs to the spine and more heavy rubs to the corners, exposing the boards. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The binding is nice and firm. Pages are clean. Full page colour plates and board illustrations by Hilda Boswell. A nice copy. 128pp. 105674 
Price: 25.00 GBP

7 The Dolphin and the Pirates
Taylor, Boswell ; illustrated by Lewin Bassingthwaite The Brockhampton Press | Dolphin Books Leicester 1958 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Bassingthwaite, Lewin 
Hardback with dust jacket. Pictorial glazed boards with matching dust jacket. First edition. Dolphin Books series. This copy would be described as very good, except for foxing to the closed textblock page edges, and scattered foxing to the pages throughout. The binding is firm. Pages are very good; light creasing to a couple of pages. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has some light rubs to the edges. pp. 32. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 107002 
Price: 12.00 GBP

4 Rhyme-Time Board Book
Boswell, Hilda Collins [c. 1960] 1960 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Board book, with thick pictorial boards and four colourful spiral clasps at the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1960; the same year as her Treasury of Nursery Rhymes. There is also a pencil gift inscription written just inside the front cover, dated xmas 1960. This young children's board book is in unusually good condition - a few light rubs and scratches to the surface of the boards. Pages are nice and clean. There are 6 thick board leaves, including covers. 25.5cm tall. 309382 
Price: 20.00 GBP

8 Johnsonian from the Bagshawe Muniments in the John Rylands Library: Sir James Caldwell, Dr Hawkesworth, Dr Johnson, and Boswell's Use of the 'Caldwell Minute'
Taylor, F. The John Rylands Library Manchester 1952 Card Covers Very Good 8vo - 9.75" Tall 
Reprinted from the "Bulletin of the John Rylands Library", Vol. 35, No. 1, September 1952. Very light edgewear only. Clean and unmarked throughout. 247pp. Image available on request. 015800 
Price: 5.00 GBP


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