Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell: Research Edition: Correspondence: Volume 2. Edited with an introduction and notes by Marshall Waingrow. A later printing. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo. pp. lxxxv  659. This is volume 2."This edition, expanded to include the text of letters unavailable at the time of the volume's first publication in 1969, records James Boswell's quest over a period of more than twenty years to amplify his knowledge of his major biographical subject, Samuel Johnson, through a detailed correspondence with a wide network of friends, informants, and other authorities. The volume, with revised and updated annotation, shows not just Boswell's struggles through his personal distresses to gather material for his Life of Johnson, but notes many of his revisions of his sources, changes made in manuscript and proof, and revisions of the first and second editions"Previous owners name on FEP.
VERY GOOD PLUS. of the Life of Johnson. Volume 2 of the "The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell (Research Edition)". Almost like new. Very minimal (barely visible) cover wear. Page edges minimally soiled from use. Name on false title page otherwise unmarked. Dust jacket slightly worn, slightly soiled. **We provide professional service and individual attention to your order, daily shipments, and sturdy packaging.
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