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    Sale 7725

    Valuable Printed Books and Manuscripts, Including Fine Plate books from an Historic Continental Library

    3 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 238

    SCOTT, Walter (1771-1832). The Border Antiquities of England and Scotland. London: Longman, etc., 1814-1817.

    Price Realised  

    SCOTT, Walter (1771-1832). The Border Antiquities of England and Scotland. London: Longman, etc., 1814-1817.

    2 volumes, 4° (320 x 243mm). Half-title to vol. 2. 2 additional engraved titles and 94 engraved plates on 92 sheets. (Occasional light spotting.) Contemporary russia gilt, panelled covers with gilt borders, gilt spines, marbled endpapers and edges (extremities lightly rubbed).

    FIRST EDITION, ROYAL PAPER IMPRESSION. RIBA 2949 (with extensive note); Todd & Bowden 73Aa. (2)


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