London, South Kensington
25 October 2007
SCOTT, Sir Walter. The Poetical Works. London: H. Frowde, 1904. 8°. Frontispiece portrait. Contemporary parchment-backed boards, gilt spine with 4 red roses inlaid (a little rubbed).
SWINBURNE, Algernon. The Poetical Works. 8°. Green half morocco, gilt spine, original spine and upper wrapper preserved (joints rather rubbed).
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