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The Life of Samuel Johnson , Boswell, James
1 Boswell, James The Life of Samuel Johnson
Bath George Bayntun 1925 First Edition Thus Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket  
Inv. #462B. 2 volumes. 3/4 brown morocco over brown boards, bound by Bayntun-Reviere of Bath. Marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Newly edited and with notes by Roger Ingpen. With 576 illustrations, facsimiles, and maps, including 13 photogravures. This is a beautifully illustrated edition of Boswell's classic biography of Johnson, with portraits of all the major persons in the work.; Photo-gravure; 4to 11" - 13" tall  
Price: 1225.00 USD
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2 Doran, John Works of John Doran
Boston Francis A. Niccolls & Co. N.D. Limited/Numbered Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
#452A. 18 vol. 3/4 turquoise leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Pages untrimmed at side and bottom. Connoisseur Edition. #22 of 150 copies.; 8vo  
Price: 1500.00 USD
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3 Junius Letters of Junius
London G. Woodfall 1814 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Inv. # 030919. 3 volumes bound in full tan leather by Zaehnsdorf; marbled endpapers, all edges yellow; brown labels on spine. "Junius: Including Letters by the Same Writer, under other signatures, (now first collected.) To which are added, his Confidential Correspondence with Mr. Wilkes, and his Private Letters addressed to Mr. H.S. Woodfall. With a Preliminary Essay, Notes, Fac-similes, &c." According to the Encyclopaedia Britannica, this is "the first new edition [since the 1772 Stat nominis umbra authorized edition] of real importance [and] was issued by the Woodfall Family in 1812. It contained the correspondence of Junius with H.S. Woodfall [who first published Junius's letters in his Public Advertiser], a selection of the miscellaneous letters attributed to Junius, facsimiles of his handwriting, and notes by Dr. Mason Good." Contains fold-out facsimiles of Junius's letters. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall  
Price: 700.00 USD
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The Works of Lord Macaulay , Macaulay, Thomas Babington
4 Macaulay, Thomas Babington The Works of Lord Macaulay
London Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans 1849-1876 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
#452K. 14 vol. Contemporary 3/4 blue leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers, T.E.G. Red leather labels on spines. Set consists of the following uniformly-bound works: "The History of England from the Accession of James II" (1849), Fifth ed., 5 vol.; "Critical and Historical Essays" (1849), Sixth ed., 3 vol.; "Miscellaneous Writings" (1860), 2 vol.; "Speeches" (1854), 1 vol.; "Life and Letters" (G.O. Trevelyan, ed.) (1876), 2 vol.; and "The Public Life of Macaulay" (Arnold) (1862), 1 vol.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall  
Price: 2250.00 USD
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The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu , Montagu, Lady Mary
5 Montagu, Lady Mary The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
London Richard Bentley 1837 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
#P-030701. 3 volumes. 3/4 red leather, with marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Signed binding by W. Worsfold, London. Edited by her Great-Grandso n, Lord, Wharncliffe. Lady Mary Montagu was one of the most fascinating women in hstory. She married the richest man in England, then left him to live in Italy with a handsome young lover. She also lived in Turkey. She has been credited with first suggesting that smallpox could be prevented by injecting people with a small dose of the disease. Later, Jenner improved on this suggestion by using cowpox instead of smallpox. ; 8vo  
Price: 950.00 USD
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6 Pepys, Samuel The Diary of Samuel Pepys
NY Random House N.D. Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
#4385D. 2 vol. 3/4 red leather over red cloth boards. T.E.G.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 750.00 USD
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7 Scott, Sir Walter The History of Scotland
London Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green 1830 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
#1226N. 2 vol. 3/4 brown leather over marbled boards. Part of "The Cabinet Cyclopaedia, conducted by the Rev. Dionysius Lardner, LL.D., F.R.S., etc., assisted by Eminent Literary and Scientific Men." This is The History of Scotland, by Sir Walter Scott, Bart.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall  
Price: 1050.00 USD
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Lives of the Queens of England , Strickland, Alice
8 Strickland, Alice Lives of the Queens of England
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1893 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket  
#P-040517. 8 vol. 3/4 tan leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Black and red leather labels with gilt lettering. Gilt decoration on spine.; Etching; 8vo 8" - 9" tall  
Price: 950.00 USD
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9 Taine, H.A. History of English Literature
London Chatto & Windus 1890 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
#T-444B. 3/4 brown leather over marbled boards & endpapers. T.E.G. Signed binding by Chas. E. Lauriat. Translated from the French by H. van Laun. A classic history of English literature by a Frenchman.; 8vo  
Price: 750.00 USD
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10 Walpole, Horace Memoirs of the Reign of King George the Second
London Henry Colburn 1847 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. # 3775B. 3 vol. bound in full tan leather, with marbled edges and endpapers, leather labels, and spine decorated in gilt. Horace Walpole was "the youngest son of Sir Robert Walpole, Earl of Oxford." This is the second revised edition of the Memoirs, edited, from the original manuscripts by Lord Holland. Six illustrations, two in each volume. ; 8vo  
Price: 875.00 USD
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11 [Wilson] A Memoir of Field-Marshall the Duke of Wellington
London A. Fullarton & Co. First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. #459A. 2 volumes. 3/4 red leather over marbled boards; marbled endpapers. All edges marbled. Illustrated with engravings of Wellington's contemporaries. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall  
Price: 775.00 USD
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