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Abbotsford The Personal Relics and Antiquarian Treasures of Sir Walter Scott

£19.99

Product description

1893 First Edition. Beautiful souvenir of the Scottish Literary Giant, author of the "Waverley Novels". Descriptive text by the Hon. Mary Monica, Maxwell Scott. Beautifully illustrated with Chromolithograph Plates and a Frontispiece, Painted by William Gibb, protected by tissue guard.
Blue cloth covers with gilt decoration and lettering. The corners and top and bottom spine are rubbed and there are some light surface scratches to the cover. There should be 25 tissue guarded plates, but number 19 is missing and 8 lack the tissue guards. The text is very clean and bright. A very nice copy.

Item details

Author(s):
Mary Monica Maxwell Scott
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Adam and Charles Black
Title:
Abbotsford The Personal Relics and Antiquarian Treasures of Sir Walter Scott

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1893 First Edition. Beautiful souvenir of the Scottish Literary Giant, author of the "Waverley Novels". Descriptive text by the Hon. Mary Monica, Maxwell Scott. Beautifully illustrated with Chromolithograph Plates and a Frontispiece, Painted by William Gibb, protected by tissue guard.
Blue cloth covers with gilt decoration and lettering. The corners and top and bottom spine are rubbed and there are some light surface scratches to the cover. There should be 25 tissue guarded plates, but number 19 is missing and 8 lack the tissue guards. The text is very clean and bright. A very nice copy.

Author(s):
Mary Monica Maxwell Scott
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Adam and Charles Black
Title:
Abbotsford The Personal Relics and Antiquarian Treasures of Sir Walter Scott

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