London: W. Strahan, et al. 1783. Hardcover. The seventh edition, corrected by the author. Two volumes bound in one. Half calf, spine in six compartments, gilt title and blind tooling, marbled paper boards. The binding is probably 19th century, and is signed by Sotheran. Some foxing throughout, with the first title page more heavily foxed. A very good copy.
This famous dictionary was first published in folio in 1755 and in 8vo in 1756. This 1783 is the last edition revised by Johnson. He died the following year.
. Very good. Item #20581