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												Samuel Johnson: A Biography by  Joseph Wood KRUTCH
	 - First Edition
			 - 1944
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 79137)

Samuel Johnson: A Biography

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Samuel Johnson: A Biography

by KRUTCH, Joseph Wood

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New York: Henry Holt and Company. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. Stated first printing, copyright page. The noted Columbia University professor's biography of Dr. Samuel Johnson. With illustrations depicting Johnson and some of the places he frequented. With expensive reference material at rear of volume. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling on black blocks. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With sunning to cloth and some yellowing to interior leaves of this wartime edition; else a sound, clean copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xiv, 599 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
79137
Title
Samuel Johnson: A Biography
Author
KRUTCH, Joseph Wood
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good- with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Henry Holt and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1944
Bookseller catalogs
>>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir;

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