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48 volumes. Small hardbacks, approx 6.5 x 4 inches. Quarter bound leather bindings with dark brown polished morocco leather to spines and corners and dark green pebbled cloth to boards. Gilt line details to boards, with raised banding, gilt lettering and gilt paneled decorations to spines. Marbled page edges and endpapers. In very good conditions. Rubbing to ends of spines and corners, corners bumped with some small chips. Some chips to ends of spines. Some minor handling marks to boards. Vol. 16 lacks rear endpaper and has glue repairs to inner hinges. Vol. 38 has some rippling to cloth and crack between front endpapers. Decorative private library stamp to front endpapers “St. Vincents, Eastbourne.” Some minor foxing spots to endpapers. Some mild darkening and foxing to frontispieces and title pages. Some minor spots and handling marks to pages in a couple of volumes, else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Else a very good, clean and tight set. 48 vols. Each volume is illustrated with a steel engraved frontispeice and engraved vignette on decorative title page. Volume 1 has engraved dedication to the King.
Title: The Waverley Novels. Complete Set in 48 Volumes. Decorative Leather.
Categories: ENGLISH LITERATURE,
Publisher: Edinburgh & London, Robert Cadell & Whittaker and Co. 1829 1st edition:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83986
Keywords: ENGLISH LITERATURE SCOTT, Sir Walter; The Waverley Novels,Complete Set in 48 Volumes, Decorative Leather, Edinburgh & London, Robert Cadell & Whittaker and Co., 1829, 1st edition, 48 volumes, fine binding, leather bindings, gilt decorations, illustrated, steel engraved, frontispeice, vignette, engraved dedication, the King, Waverley, or, Tis Sixty Years Since, Guy Mannering, Rob Roy, The Heart of Midlothian, Tales of My Landlord, The Bride of Lammermoor, A Legend of Montrose, Ivanhoe, The Monastery, The Abbot, Kenilworth, Peveril of the Peak, Quentin Durward, Tales of the Crusaders, Woodstock, or, The Cavalier, St Valentine's Day, or, The Fair Maid of Perth, Anne of Geierstein, or, The Maiden in the Mist, Tales of my Landlord, Castle Dangerous, The Siege of Malta