The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart Author's Edition Edinburgh Adam and Charles Black 1871
The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart
Edinburgh Adam and Charles Black
6.5 x 4"
Great condition, subtle negligible signs of age or wear (inner page age marks, cover edge dents)
Features a memoir of the author, preface to the first and 1930 editions, “The Lay of the Last Minstrel”, “Marmion: A Tale of Flodden Field”, among others.
Emerald cover, with visage of author on front and elaborately gilt-stamped and embossed throughout. Previous owner’s name inked on flyleaf, with black and white frontispiece. Gilt pages featuring illustrations. Finely aged, with intact binding and light scuffing on the edges.
Published by Adam and Charles Black; from the Denuo library
Provenance verified from Denuo private collection