Item #402450 Boswell on the grand tour Germany and Switzerland 1764 / edited by Frederick A. Pottle. James Boswell.

Boswell on the grand tour Germany and Switzerland 1764 / edited by Frederick A. Pottle

1953, 1st edition. London : Heinemann. Near fine cloth copy in a very good if slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust-wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #402450

Physical description; 353 pp., 18 unnumbered leaves of plates (1 folded) : facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 25 cm. Contents; Journal of a tour through the courts of Germany -- Boswell with Rousseau and Voltaire -- Appendix I. Successive drafts of Boswell's first letter to Rousseau -- Appendix II. Letter of Rousseau to Alexandre Deleyre. Subjects; Rousseau, Jean-Jacques 1712-1778. Voltaire 1694-1778. Boswell, James 1740-1795 Travel Germany. Switzerland. Diaries.

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