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. THIS IS FOR A COMPLETE SET CONSISTING OF 20 VOLUMES. Vol. I: [165pp], "Early Papers of James Boswell 1754-1763. With the Record of David Boswell's Oath Devised, Written and Witnessed by James Boswell 29 October 1767.". Vol. II: [189+pp], "Zelide: A Correspondence Between James Boswell and Belle de Zuylen. Inviolable Plan To Be Read over Frequently. And Other Papers."; Published 1929. Vol. III: [179pp], "Journal of A Tour Through the Courts of Germany By James Boswell 1764"; 1928. Vol. IV: [152+pp], "Boswell With Rousseau and Voltaire 1764"; 1928. Vol. V: [141pp], "Porzia Sansedoni. Love-Letters of James Boswell Written in Italy 1765. With Other Records of His Italian Tour."; 1929. Vol. VI: [291pp], "The Making of The Life of Johnson as Shown in Boswell's First Notes, Original Diaries and Revised Drafts. A Study of Boswell's Biographical Method Marking the Successive Steps in the Composition."; 1929. Vol. VII: [xv, 258pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1765-1768, Corsica, Italy, France, England, Scotland. Correspondence and Interview with William Pitt and Papers Showing the Development of the 'Account of Corsica'"; 1930. Vol. VIII: [iv, 268pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1769. Love-Letters of James Boswell and Margaret Montgomerie, with other Documents Relative to their Courtship and Marriage."; 1930. Vol. IX: [vii, 274pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1772-1774. His Jaunt to London, Spring 1772 With A Letter from Oliver Goldsmith concerning 'She Stoops to Conquer,' 1773 And The Story of his efforts in behalf of his Client John Reid Hanged for Sheep-stealing, 21 September 1774."; 1930. Vol. X: [xi, 283pp], "The Jounral of James Boswell 1774-1775. His threatened Duel with William Miller October 1774, His Jaunt to London, Spring 1775 And The Birth of his Son Alexander 9 October 1775."; 1931. Vol. XI: [vii, 311pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1775-1776. His Jaunts to Lodon, Oxford, Birmingham, Lichfield, Ashbourne, Bath and Bristol And His Meeting with Margaret Caroline Rudd Spring, 1776."; 1931. Vol. XII: [vii, 250pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1776-1777. The Account of His last Interview with David Hume 7 July 1776."; 1931. Vol. XIII: [x, 314pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1777-1779. At Ashbourne with Dr. Johnson September 1777, In Scotand, Carlisle and London September 1777-September 1779, Uxoriana and Letters."; 1932. Vol. XIV: [vii, 275pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1779-1781. David Boswell's Return to Scotland June 1780, Jaunt to London Spring 1781, Letters."; 1932. Vol. XV: [viii, 316pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1781-1783. Death of Lord Auchinlech 30 August 1782, Jaunt to London, Spring 1783. Materials for Writing the Life of Lord Kames."; 1932. Vol. XVI: [viii, 294pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1783-1786. Death of Dr. Johnson 13 December 1784, Publication of 'The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides' and Quarrel with Lord Macdonald September-December 1785, Admission to the English Bar 9 February 1786, Letters."; 1932. Vol. XVII: [iv, 181pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1786-1789. Removal to London September 1786, Work on the 'Life of Johnson', Elected Recorder f Carlisle 11 January 1788, Death of Mrs. Boswell 4 June 1789. Letters to Mrs. Boswell."; 1933.Vol. XVIII: [xx, 371pp], "The Journal of James Boswell 1789-1794. Quarrel with Lord Lonsdale June 1790, Publication of the 'Life of Johnson' 16 May 1791, Jaunt to Cornwall August-September 1792. Letters."; 1934. ALSO "[CATALOGUE] The Private Papers of James Boswell from Malahide Castle in the Collection of Lt-Colonel Ralph Heyward Isham" by Frederick A. Pottle & Marion S. Pottle; London: Oxford University Press, 1931, SCARCE. ALSO "Index to the Private Papers of James Boswell from Malahide Castle in the Collection of Lt.-Colonel Ralph Heyward Isham" by Frederick A. Pottle, Joseph Foladare, John P. Kirby, etc.; London: Oxford University Press, 1937, SCARCE. INCLUDES "ANNOUNCEMENT" BY RALPH H. ISHAM, 1929, IN QUARTO RED CARDSTOCK WRAPPERS WITH GILT. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: PRIVATE PAPERS OF JAMES BOSWELL FROM ...
Editorial: Privately Printed
Año de publicación: 1928
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Condición del libro: Very Good
Descripción William Edwin Rudge; The Viking Press, New York, 1928. Cloth. Limited. 20 volumes published 1928-1937. Red quarter cloth over red boards, printed title labels in origninal publisher's slipcases. Quarto and Folio. Number 265 of 570 copies designed by Bruce Rogers and prepared for the Press by Geoffrey Scott. Numerous aquatone facsimiles of original manuscripts by Boswell. The first subscriber's edition of the Boswell papers. Typical sunning to spines (boards are very good), showing soiling to exterior cases. Front board and slipcase of volume iv splitting, top of slipcase of Index volume missing. A few volumes with page toning from old newpaper clipping, else clean, and tight internally. Remains a desirable, scarce set. Size: Folio. Nº de ref. de la librería 004284