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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine

Volumes LXXI, LXXIV,LXXV, LXXVI

By William Blackwood

1852-4 - Edinburgh - William Blackwood

9" by 5.5"; 777pp; 786pp; 772pp; 744pp

 


 

DETAILS

Four volumes are Blackwood's Magazine.

Volume LXXI January-June 1852, LXXIV July-Dec 1853, LXXV, Jan-June 1854 and LXXVI July-Dec 1854.

With bookplate of the motto and deer emblem belonging to the Scott clan, to front pastedown of all books. Underneath Scott is written 'Langlee'.

Blackwood's Magazine was a British magazine and miscellany printed between 1817 and 1980. The publisher William Blackwood founded the magazine and originally named it Edinburgh Monthly Magazine. Its inception was to be a rival to the Whig publication the Edinburgh Review.

These four volumes contain a wide variety of essays and novel serialisations including Macaulay's Speeches, A Glance at Turkish History, The Quiet Heart, The Puppets of All Nations, Student Life in Scotland and My Novel: Or, Varieties in English Life.

CONDITION

In quarter calf bindings with cloth covered boards. Externally, generally smart with rubbing to the spines and joints. Prior owner's bookplate to front pastedown, Scott, Langlee. Bookseller's stamp to front pastedown, A & W Easton Booksellers & Stationers. Internally, all volumes are firmly bound. Pages are bright withe scattered spots to the endpapers and the odd spot throughout. Overall: VERY GOOD.


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