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THE BEAUTIES OF JOHNSON:
Johnson, Dr Samuel.

THE BEAUTIES OF JOHNSON:

Consisting of Maxims and Observations, Moral, Critical, and Miscellaneous. (Accurately extracted from his works, and arranged in Alphabetical Order, after the manner of the Duke de la Roche-Foucault’s Maxims.) G. Kearsley ... 1781.
1st Ed. vii + [v] + 206pp. + [i]. publ. advert. Occasional sl. chipping and minor marginal loss to head, some browning and spotting, new e.ps., contemporary tree calf, reinforced to corners, rebacked in modern calf with gilt lettered label to spine. ESTC T116315 ‘Horizontal chain lines. With a final advertisement leaf.’ ‘... so far as circumstantial evidence can do so, the editor of [the above work] is established as William Cooke ...’ The Beauties of Johnson A. T. Hazen, published in Modern Philology, Vol. 35, No. 3.
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