Title: Little Journeys to the Homes of English Authors: Samuel Johnson
Book Condition: Very Good -
Jacket Condition: No Jacket Issued Jacket
Publisher: East Aurora, New York Roycrofters 1899
Seller ID: 005699
Number 55 of 925 copies that were printed and specially hand illumed, Elbert Hubbard's signature. Title page plus 5 initial blocks, beautifuuly done in color. B&W frontis portrait of Johnson, tissue guard is loose. Brown suede binding is lightly soiled with worn edges, gold lettering on the front. Silk endpapers, blank endpapers are browning, ribbon marker is detached. Neat gift inscription on ffep dated 1900. There is also a photograph tucked inside, which I presume is Jessie, the person who wrote the gift inscription. Pages numbered 119 to 144. Handmade paper, tiny bit of foxing.