By Mrs. Oliphant
London   Macmillan and Co., Limited
7.5" by 5" xiii, 535pp.
A smartly bound later edition of this work on Edinburgh from Scottish writer Margaret Oliphant, with illustrations.
By Mrs. Oliphant

1893 Royal Edinburgh: Her Saints, Kings, Prophets and Poets

London   Macmillan and Co., Limited
7.5" by 5" xiii, 535pp.
A smartly bound later edition of this work on Edinburgh from Scottish writer Margaret Oliphant, with illustrations.
£125.00
: 1kgs / : 906T3

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Description

Illustrated, Leather Binding

Later edition, originally published 1890. Illustrated with a frontispiece and fifty-nine images throughout the text. Collated complete. A detailed historical commentary on the city of Edinburgh, Scotland. With chapters on Margaret of Scotland, the Stewards, the time of the prophets, and the modern city. Written by Margaret Oliphant, a Scottish novelist and historical writer. Illustrated by Sir George Reid, a Scottish artist.

Condition

Bound in full blue calf binding. Externally, very smart with minor rubbing to the extremities and light fading to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very bright and clean with the odd spot to the endpapers. Contemporary ink inscription to the front endpaper. School prize bookplate to the front pastedown.

Near Fine

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