The Journalist; With A View of Auckinleck _ or the Land of Stones. Thomas Rowlandson.

The Journalist; With A View of Auckinleck _ or the Land of Stones

London: E. Jackson, 1786. Boards. 28.5 x 26.5 cm. Portrait of lawyer, diarist and biographer James Boswell, 9th Laird of Auchinleck holding "Material for the Life of Sam Johnson L.L D." and out from his right pocket, "Ogden On Prayer." In the copy below the image, Boswell makes claim to be a "Citizen of the World," and notes further that "the blood of Bruce flows in my veins." Image mounted on board with adhesion remnants on latter not affecting the print. Orig. black and white print in cream mat. Near fine. Item #22133

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