JOHNSON, Samuel. A Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland. London: for William Strahan and T. Cadell, 1775. 8° (235 x 145mm.). D8 and U4 cancels, the latter correctly numbered, final 12-line errata leaf (P2 torn and repaired, some leaves slightly dampstained, a few tears, occasionally affect text). Contemporary half calf (rubbed), uncut. Provenance: Thomas Leir (signature on end-paper and some gloss). FIRST EDITION Todd's issue a.-- The Lives of the most eminent English Poets. London: for C. Bathurst [etc.], 1781. Four volumes, 8° (208 x 130mm.). Engraved portrait (a few leaves stained, a few marginal tears). Contemporary calf-backed boards (rubbed). Provenance: Sir William Forbes (bookplate).-- and five others.