BRADY, F: James Boswell: The Later Years 1769-95

Brady, Frank. James Boswell: the later years, 1769-95. Heinemann, 1984. ISBN: 0434085308. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket under clear, archival mylar cover. Sun fading on back of dust jacket near spine. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31458) $25.00

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Examines Boswell’s life from 1769 until his death in 1795. This includes his encounters with English figures during the Age of Reason (Samuel Johnson, Joshua Reynolds, Edmund Burke, etc). The narrative includes critical commentary on Boswell’s work.

Black-and-white illustrations. Notes. Index. 609p.

SALISBURY: Ephemera: Salisbury Cathedral and a look at a Medieval City (3 items)

Medieval Clock. Ephemera: Salisbury Cathedral and a look at a Medieval City (3 items) Ephemera: Salisbury Cathedral and a look at a Medieval City (3 items). Very Good. Ephemera. (#31260) $16.00

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(1) 4-panel pamphlet on “The Medieval Clock of Salisbury Cathedral;

(2) Booklet titled “Salisbury and Its Neighbours: a New Look at How a Medieval City Has Been Influenced by Its Surroundings and Has, in Turn, Affected Them.” This booklet is an expanded and annotated version of a lecture given as a part of the 1986 Salisbury Festival. Signed by the author to a previous student, whose name is on the cover also. 26p. Maps and drawings;

(3) A 4-sided brochure on the Salisbury Cathedral.

ALEXANDER, JM: Politics, Transgression, and Representation at the Court of Charles II

Alexander, Julia Marciari; MacLeod, Catharine (editors). Politics, Transgression, and Representation at the Court of Charles II. Yale University Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780300116564. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31195) $40.00

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Ten distinguished scholars of history, literature, music, theatre, and art to explore the political and cultural implications of the court’s transgressive new character with the return of Charles II to the English throne.

Color and black-and-white illustrations. 268p. Measures 7.5×10.25 inches.