The Poetical Works Of Walter Scott, Esq. Twelve Volumes (bound In Six)

By: Scott Walter

Price: £165.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The First Collected Edition 1820. 12 volumes bound in Six. Half leather (spine and corners) over marbled paper boards. 5 raised bands with gilt titling and to 2 compartments and thistle/decoration to the remaining compartments. Gilt a little dulled and some light edge wear/rubbing here and there, but overall a most attractive set. Page fore-edges marbled - marbling a little faded - and all volumes/hinges tight. Internally marbled endpapers front and rear. NO Inscriptions. An engraved, tissue guarded, b/w portrait frontispiece to Volume One - both portrait and guard are lightly tanned as usual, particularly the margins/captions - but portrait of Scott is clear. Otherwise internally, apart from some foxing to the second plain endpapers front and rear, and some very light streaks/patches to the beginning of Volume 12, the text blocks are very clean, white and bright. The set looks pretty good on the shelf as well! The First Collected Edition 1820. This set is overweight @ 2.7 kilos UN-packaged, and will require extra postage for International buyers only, depending on your location. See Images ; Each volume - 16mo 6" - 7" tall

Title: The Poetical Works Of Walter Scott, Esq. Twelve Volumes (bound In Six)

Author Name: Scott Walter

Categories: Poetry/War Poetry, Bindings, Ireland. Scotland. Celtic,

Edition: 1st Edition Thus (Ist Collected Edition)

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Arch. Constable and Co. ,: 1820

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 119973

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