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												A Johnson Reader   (stated First Modern Library Edition, ML #363.1) by  George (editors)  E. L.; MILNE
	 - First Edition
			 - 1966
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 83874)

A Johnson Reader (stated First Modern Library Edition, ML #363.1)

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A Johnson Reader (stated First Modern Library Edition, ML #363.1)

by JOHNSON, Dr. Samuel (author); McADAM Jr., E. L.; MILNE, George (editors)

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Stated First Modern Library Edition, 1966 (unconfirmed). A selection of writings by the great 18th Century English writer, Dr. Samuel Johnson. Included are biographies, his preface, a selection of his poetry, and a few selections from his 'Dictionary. . .' along with other selected writings. Edited by E. L. McAdam, Jr. and George Milne. --- In Toledano spine 11 / red cloth / ML hex torchbearer logo blindstamped to front cover / gilt-stamped spine titling / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style l, verso blank. ML #363.1. --- With publisher/distributor rubberstamping to front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, tightly-bound, bright copy. Good only, price-clipped dust jacket with chafing and small tears to spine ends and some rubbing & discoloration to spine; but overall bright and in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xv, 464 pages .


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A Johnson Reader (stated First Modern Library Edition, ML #363.1)
JOHNSON, Dr. Samuel (author); McADAM Jr., E. L.; MILNE, George (editors)
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Used - Very Good+ in Good dust jacket
First Edition
The Modern Library / Random House
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New York
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Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).


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