25 September 2002
SIR ERNEST HENRY SHACKLETON (1874-1922)
[Sir Walter SCOTT (1771-1832)]. Guy Mannering; or, the astrologer. By the author of "Waverley" ... Third Edition. Edinburgh & London: James Ballantyne & Co. for Archibald Constable & Co. and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1815. 3 volumes. (Spotted, lacking front and rear blanks.) Contemporary blue half calf (some scuffing).
Maude Seymour (inscriptions, dated 1879) -- Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton (signatures, two with date 1921, bookplates).
Shackleton's copy of this classic tale of adventure by Sir Walter Scott.
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