Title A dictionary of the English language: in which the words are deduced from their originals . to which are prefixed a history of the language, and an English grammar.
Book Condition Very Good Plus
Edition Fifth Edition
Size Folio - over 12" - 15" tall
Publisher London Printed for W. Strahan, for W. Strahan, J. & F. Rivington, Etc 1784
Seller ID 096790
Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 17 x 11 inches. Last edition to be published in Johnson's life time, last 2 volume folio edition. Bound in full calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling, leather title labels. Both volumes rebacked, retaining the original boards. Boards rubbed, with age wear, scuffed, repaired on edges and corners.Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some marking/staining to one endpaper. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean set, in very attractive bindings.