Poetical Works Sir Walter Scott 1880 collected poems beautiful leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott.
Published c. 1880, London by Frederick Warne & Co.
758 pages. Text in English.
Period full leather binding, slightly raised bands, elaborate gilt compartment decoration, gilt title lettering on contrasting leather label, all edges and turn ins gilt, marbled end papers.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
A lovely book.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5 1/2" W.