AMENITIES OF BOOK-COLLECTING AND KINDRED AFFECTIONS
Newton, A. Edward
First edition, without errata slip tipped-in at page 268 (Fleck A. 4.A.1a.2). Second state of jacket with printing on the front cover. Loosely inserted is the rare surpressed plate showing Boswell kissing the posterior of Johnson. Light chipping of jacket and jacket shows foxing. Ink inscription of former owner on front free endpaper.
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Reprint of the 1957 first edition; this reprint is limited to 300 sets and published in Rome by Edizioni di Storia E. Letterature. (Sheehy DC393). Over 5,000 items are described, over 4,000 of which are devoted to travel in Italy and include full bibliographical information with plate descriptions. The remaining 1,000 items mostly concern Italian art.