By Sir Walter Scott; William Minto
Edinburgh   Adam & Charles Black
7.5" by 5" xxviii, 406; [4], 391pp
A beautifully illustrated collection of the poetical works of Scottish Bard Sir Walter Scott.
By Sir Walter Scott; William Minto

1888 Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Edinburgh   Adam & Charles Black
7.5" by 5" xxviii, 406; [4], 391pp
A beautifully illustrated collection of the poetical works of Scottish Bard Sir Walter Scott.
£75.00
: 1.5kgs / : 858P44

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Illustrated, Leather Binding

Complete in two volumes.

A collection of poetry by the Scottish bard Walter Scott, including 'The Lady of the Lake', 'The Lay of the Last Minstrel', 'Rokeby', 'The Field of Waterloo', as well as a selection of ballads and lyrical songs, and miscellaneous poems.

Volume I illustrated with a frontispiece, engraved title, and six plates.

Volume II illustrated with a frontispiece, engraved title, and six plates.

Walter Scott is best known for his historical novels and poems, including 'Waverley', 'Ivanhoe', and 'The Lady of the Lake'. 'The Lay of the Last Minstrel' was the first poem of his that brought him into the spotlight of the public's eye, establishing him as one of the most popular writers of his time.

Edited by William Minto.

Condition

In a full calf binding. Externally, smart. Light fading to the spines. Minor bumping to the extremities. Light marks to the boards and spines, including a little rubbing to the spines. Prior owner's ink inscription to the recto of the front free endpaper of Volume I. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright with some scattered spotting. Prior owner's ink inscription to the half-title of Volume II.

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