JOHNSON, SAMUEL A dictionary of the English language... London: Printed for J. Knapton et al, 1756.
2 volumes. Contemporary calf (20 cm tall) rebacked and restored, gilt-lettered spine. Second abridged (8vo) edition. Hinges tender on vol. 1; title pages of both volumes toned; wear to boards of both volumes; gilt lettering rubbed off almost entirely on both volumes.