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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 154

    SCOTT, Walter (1771-1832). The Poetical Works. Edinburgh: Archibald Constable, 1822. 8 volumes, 8°. Engraved frontispiece portrait (some light mainly marginal spotting and staining to portrait). Finely-bound in red straight-grained morocco gilt, gilt edges (extremities very lightly rubbed). Provenance: Mary ?Rivers Ford (signature on front free endpaper).

    Price Realised  

    SCOTT, Walter (1771-1832). The Poetical Works. Edinburgh: Archibald Constable, 1822. 8 volumes, 8°. Engraved frontispiece portrait (some light mainly marginal spotting and staining to portrait). Finely-bound in red straight-grained morocco gilt, gilt edges (extremities very lightly rubbed). Provenance: Mary ?Rivers Ford (signature on front free endpaper).

    With 5 other works in 24 volumes including Alexander Pope's Works (London, 1812, 8 vols.) and William Shakespeare's The Dramatic Works (London, 1820, 12 vols.), all attractively bound in leather. (32)


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