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Biography & Autobiography:Literary

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1 Boswell, James Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson LLD Including a Journal of His Tour to The Hebrides, Tour in Wales, Correspondence with Mrs. Thrale, 10 Vols.
London Henry G. Bohn 1859 Hardcover Fine 16mo 
10 volumes, bound in 3/4 leather over marbleized boards with five raised bands & extra gilt. Marginal wear to leather. Marbled endpapers and edges. Light rubbing to bottom edges and corners. Vol II has one shaken leaf. The bindings are solid, internal hinges beginning to crack, none all the way through. All in all a very well preserved set. Numerous additions and notes by the Right Hon. J. Wilson Crocker. Revised and enlarged under the direction of John Wright. Illustrated with upwards of 40 steel engravings by E. Finden, many pull-outs. 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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2 Craik, Roger James Boswell (1740-1795): The Scottish Perspective
Edinburgh, Scotland HMSO 1994 0114942269 / 9780114942267 First Edition Paperback As New 8" x 10" 
New, unread, unmarked. 196 pp, b/w illus. The first biography of James Boswell from a specifically Scottish viewpoint. Though born in Scotland, he often wished to be thought of as an Englishman. 
Price: 29.99 USD
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Robert Burns: Pride and Passion, Gavin Sprott
3 Gavin Sprott Robert Burns: Pride and Passion
Edinburgh, Scotland HMSO 1996 0114957444 / 9780114957445 Paperback Fine 6 1/2" x 9 1/2" 
New, unread with minor shelfwear. An excellent introduction to the life and times of Scotland's most famous poet and the world in which he lived. 
Price: 14.98 USD
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