Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson, LL.D., during the last twenty years of his Life; Edited by S. C. Roberts. C. B. CURRIE, Fore-Edge Painting – Hesther Lynch PIOZZI.
Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson, LL.D., during the last twenty years of his Life; Edited by S. C. Roberts
Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson, LL.D., during the last twenty years of his Life; Edited by S. C. Roberts
Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson, LL.D., during the last twenty years of his Life; Edited by S. C. Roberts

Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson, LL.D., during the last twenty years of his Life; Edited by S. C. Roberts

Cambridge: The University Press, 1925. 8vo (180 x 117 mm). Full black straight-grained morocco gilt, all edges gilt, by Rivière, with a FORE-EDGE PAINTING BY C.B. CURRIE under the gold, of a view of Lichfield. In a black cloth folding case. Provenance: Sotheran's (with their inkstamp on verso of front free endpaper. Several small areas of wear along joints, otherwise in fine condition. Item #408489

With manuscript attestation leaf at front signed by Miss Currie and designating this as no. 41 of the books with a Currie fore-edge painting. Weber 41, listed as unknown.

Price: $8,500.00