Title: Lives of The English Poets: Samuel Johnson . Vols 1 & 2
Author: Samuel Johnson, Arthur Waugh ( introduction)
ISBN: mw01294, & 5.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Year Published: 1964
Our Price: £44.00 GBP ($0.00 USD)
Description: Oxford University Press: 1964 reprint of the 1906 edition: blue cloth hardcovers, impressed emblem to front: gilt lettering to spine: approx 3.75 x 6" tall: Vol.1 eau- de-nile dust jacket: Vol 2. yellow dust jacket. Vol 1. 461 pages: Vol 2. 472 pages. Synopsis " The finest product of literary criticism in the eighteenth century" (Waugh).Contents: Vol 1, Cowley, Denham, Milton, Butler, Rochester, Roscommon, Otway, Waller, Pomfret, Dorset, Stapney, Philips, J., Walsh, Dryden, Smith, Duke, King, Sprat, Halifax, Parnell, Garth, Rowe, Addison, Hughes, Sheffiels. Vol 2,Prior, Congreve, Blackmore, Fenton, Gay, Granville, Yalden, Tickell, Hammond, Somervile, Savage, Swift, Broome, Pope, Pitt, thjomson, Watt, Philips, A, West, Collins, Dyer, Shenstone, Young, Mallet, Akenside, Gray, Lyttelton. Condition: slight repair to dust jacket lower spine of Vol. 1: Vol. 2, price corner clipped, but bookseller's price intact. Overall both very clean and good: pristine contents.
Condition: Collectable- Very Good
Type: Used Books