Dr. Johnson and Noah Webster. Two Men & Their Dictionaries.

San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1971. One of 500 copies printed by Grabhorn-Hoyem. Illustrated with original leaves from A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson (1755) and An American Dictionary of the English Language by Noah Webster (1828). Front board is slightly bowed, has some minor soiling, and lower corners of boards are lightly worn, else a near fine copy. Dark blue cloth over light blue paper boards, gilt-decorated covers, gilt morocco spine label. Quarto. 84, [4] pp. Item #15484

Disbound and Dispersed, 158.

Price: $250.00

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