Autobiography, Letters and Literary Remains of Mrs. Piozzi, (Thrale). Edited with Notes and an Introductory Account of Her Life and Writings by A. Hatward.

London. Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts. Hardcover. 1861. 20cm, second edition, xiii,375 & vi,479pp., steel engraved frontis portrait & frontis view, in the original pebbled blind decorated brown cloth, gilt spine titles, some edge wear, very good to fine set (lgc) The autobiography of the Welsh writer (1741-1821). Much about Dr. Samuel Johnson who lived in her house in Streatham Street for over sixteen years and was much attached to her. Mrs. Piozzi published "Anecdotes of Dr. Johnson" in 1786. Item #7094

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