Antiquities of Scotland. In Two Volumes.

By: GROSE, FRANCIS.:

Price: £460.00

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2 Volumes. Hardback, 11.5 x 8.5 inches. Bound in full diced calf leather binding with black leather spine labels and gilt spine decorations, gilt decorative paneled boards. Marbled page edges and endpapers. In very good conditions. Professionally rebacked with contemporary leather to spines. Corners chipped, some rubbing to edges. Bookplates to fronts “R.E. Arden.” Some darkening and minor foxing to endpapers, inside pages all very clean, bright and tight, a couple of random small minor foxing spots, else very clean and tight copies. 176 - 305pp. Illustrated with 86 & 105 (191) full-page b&w engraved plates including title vignettes, frontispieces. Includes large Coloured folding map. An impressively illustrated set, Volume I covers Edinburgh, Haddington, Berwickshire, Roxburgh, Dumfrieshire. Volume II covers Galloway, Ayrshire, Tweedale, Kinrosshire, Stirlingshire, Perthshire, Angus, Aberdeenshire, Banffshire, Moray, Fife, Argyll, Arran, Skye, Inch Colm.

Title: Antiquities of Scotland. In Two Volumes.

Author Name: GROSE, FRANCIS.:

Categories: Scotland,

Publisher: London, Hooper & Wigstead, 1797 1st:

Seller ID: 82350

Keywords: Scotland FRANCIS GROSE, Antiquities of Scotland, Raised bands. Fine binding. Vols I & II, 1797, Edinburgh, Haddington, Berwickshire, Roxburgh, Dumfrieshire, Galloway, Ayrshire, Tweedale, Kinrosshire, Stirlingshire, Perthshire, Angus, Aberdeenshire, Banffshire, Moray, Fife, Argyll, Arran, Skye, Inch Colm, map