Item #24468 Johnson, Boswell and Mrs. Piozzi. A Suppressed Passage Restored. Samuel JOHNSON.

Johnson, Boswell and Mrs. Piozzi. A Suppressed Passage Restored.

Oxford. Folcroft Library Editions. 1972. Soft cover. 4to. 26.6cm, limited edition of 150 copies, [20]p., green library cloth, gilt spine titles, fine (lt) - A Folcroft Library Edition facsimile reprint of the Oxford University Press Johnsonian Facsimiles edition of 1929. A facsimile of Johnson's letter to Mrs. Thrale. 19 June 1775, showing the passage in praise of Boswell's Highland Journal, suppressed by Mrs. Piozzi and first brought to light in the late 1920's. Item #24468

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