Lot 87 of 302:
Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott finely bound w/fore-edge painting.  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$390
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. with Notes and Life of the Author with Illustrations on Steel by Eminent Artists - with fore-edge painting

Author:
Scott, Sir Walter

Place:
London

Publisher:
Charles Daly

Date:
[c.1840]

Description:

xvi, 563 pp. Plus unpaginated section of notes at rear. Illustrated with frontispiece, extra illustrated title page, illustrated plates, fore-edge painting. 16x10 cm (6½x4") finely bound in gilt-decorated red morocco, gilt dentelles, all edges gilt.

Handsome, finely bound copy, with fore-edge painting of a rustic house and surrounding flora.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light edgewear to boards; light foxing and some finger soiling to blanks at front and rear, early ownership inscription, later gift inscription, scattered light foxing; very good or better.


 
Item number:
293617
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