2 volume set bound in half tan calf, gilt floral and line design, edges a little rubbed, marbled boards rubbed, marbled page edges. Text block Very Good, a lovely clean tight set. ; 8" x 5.5". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE: IN ...
Publisher: W. Strahan Etc.
Publication Date: 1778
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Sixth Edition.
Book Description Printed for J. F. and C. Rivington, L. Davis, T. Longman, B. Law, J. Dodsley, C. Dilly, G. G. J. and J. Robinson, T. Cadell, J. Robson, W. Goldsmith, J. Bew, J. Murray, R. Baldwin, S. Hayes, G. and T. Wilkie and C. Stalker, London, 1790. , approx 1000 unnumbered pages listing entries from A through to K. Ninth edition , bottom of spine eroded, top of spine worn with tear, front hinge cracked, corners bumped and worn, nick to bottom of front board edge, other board edges rubbed, pages tanned just good condition, , full calf, gilt bands and decoration to spine, red title label, brown volume label with gilt lettering, , quarto, 22 cm x 14 cm Hardback ISBN: Bookseller Inventory # 67477
Book Description London: Strahan ao, 1778. ca. 800 Spalten, 8°, Ledereinband. Einband in der Falz mit Einriss und Gebrauchsspuren, innen sehr gut erhalten. Bookseller Inventory # 58457-2
Book Description Thomas Tegg et al, London, 1818. 8vo full brown calf, red leather spine label, OCLC shows several printings of this edition, boards re-hinged, G. Bookseller Inventory # 36374
Book Description Printed for W. Strahan . [and 24 others], London, 1778. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good -. No Jacket. Sixth Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 2 volumes bound as one. 19th century (probably) binding in leather, very worn, with joints splitting and spine very dark. Marbled edges and endpapers. Text block is very good +, with just occasional spotting. Sixth issue of the abridged edition. NB This is a heavy book and may require extra postage charges. All proceeds to the work of the OXFAM charity. Bookseller Inventory # 022697
Book Description Printed for Moon, Boys, & Graves, London, 1828. Disbound. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Front board detached. Spine label chipped. Boards rubbed and worn. First two preliminary leaves detached from remainder of text block (but attached to front board).; xxiii, , 640 pages. Half-calf binding. Front board and first two preliminary leaves detached. Page dimensions: 213 x 134mm. Title continues: "To which is prefixed, A Grammar of the English Language. A New Edition, Carefully Revised and Corrected."; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 6260
Book Description J. Walker, and Many Others, London, 1827. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Issued Without Dustjacket. London Stereotype Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. The book is beautifully bound in contemporary medium colored brown calf with blind stamping on the spine, and a black leather title piece with 22k gold titling. There have been a few pages reattached. Text is clean in double columns with minimal foxing. Bookseller Inventory # 001068
Book Description J F and C Rivington, L Davis, T Longman et al, London, 1790. hardcover. Book Condition: Poor. Ninth Edition. A good reference copy. Front cover almost detached, spine and binding have central vertical crack, text block almost divided in 2. Leather covers a little rubbed and corners battered. Remains of old sellotape marks on leather where book held together. Pubn date inked in red on tail of title page and remains of yellowed sellotape marks on front pastedown and title page edges. Very minor foxing to a few pages, otherwise text clear and good for age. Heavy book, may incur additional postage charge. Immediate despatch from the UK. 8vo. HB. Bookseller Inventory # 90025445
Book Description W. Strahan Et Al., London, 1773. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. 5th Edition, Corrected. Banded brown full leather binding with red leather backstrip labels rubbed at extremities; spine ends & corners abraded; backstrips scuffed; all boards & front free endpapers detached, though textblocks tight & firm; boards soiled; bookplate on first volume's paste-down & owner's name inked on front free endpaper; leaf edges, paste-downs & endpapers foxed, else a clean set. ; Two volume set.; 8vo; 700 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 47532
Book Description J Johnson, C, Dilly &c, London, 1799. Full-Leather. Book Condition: Good. Published in London in 1799 this is an early printing of the one volume edition of Dr Johnson's famous Dictionary, The book is bound in an old leather binding which has been professionally recased retaining the original leather spine which has been laid down on new leather meaning the hinges are now solid and the book can be opened without fear of damage to joints, binding has been recased as mentioned, original leather has some wear with mild loss at corners, mild surface scuffs and a small darkened spot to upper board else in good solid condition, internally fitted with new endpapers, book retains its half title page which is often discarded when the book is bound, some mild foxing and browning, mainly to page edges, a few creased corners else in good general condition A NICE EARLY ONE VOLUME EDITION OF DR. JOHNSON'S DICTIONARY Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 001653
Book Description Published by printed by W.G. Jones for Thomas Ewing, Dublin, 1768. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. 3rd Edition. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the words are deduced from their originals, explained in their different meanings, and authorized by the names of the writers in whose works they are found. Abstracted from the folio edition. to which is prefixed, an English Grammar. To this edition are added, a history of the english language, the author's preface to the folio, and a considerable number of words, none of which are contained in the London octavo Published by printed by W.G. Jones for Thomas Ewing, Dublin Samuel Johnson Contemporary calf, Includes the preface to the London octavo, a history of the English language, a grammar; and the bulk of the text block, a general dictionary, printed in two columns. Complete A - Z. Scarce, Hardback, Full leather, Heavy wear to the original cover and title page, (see images), end pages heavily tanned and writing on end board, split at O and one page also loose there. Pages between these are very good, little wear, crisp, good corners. It measures 22 by 14 cm's. Please view the photographs for more information All my items for sale are guaranteed to be as described. Everything advertised has been professionally tested and verified as the description indicates. All items will be posted within 1 to 2 working days after payment has been received. Items are guaranteed to be very well packaged prior to postage. Tracking details will be forwarded to the purchaser. Bookseller Inventory # 34