London: Printed for T. Cadell; ..., 1822. Extra illustrated with over 400 plates and autographs, including Johnson's signature affixed by frontispiece portrait of him; also with two autographs, Mrs. Piozzi (H. L. Thrale) and Mrs. Elizabeth Carter, both of whom were contemporaries of Johnson.
The ninth edition, revised and augmented, including the Dedication to Sir Joshua Reynolds, and the Advertisements for editions 1-6 and the ninth. Four volumes, complete.
Quarto, three-quarter levant green morocco over green cloth, spine with raised bands, extra gilt, lettered in gilt, top edges gilt others untrimmed, marbled endpapers, by Bayntun. Minimal rubbing of covers, interiors fine.