Scotland 1835 Ritchie leather book w/ 21 engraved plates Cattermole lovely exampleBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Scott and Scotland. With Twenty-One Highly Finished Engravings from Original Drawings, by Leitch Ritchie, Esq.
Published 1835, London, by Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman. 253 pages. 21 engraved plates.
Period full grained morocco, raised bands gilt, central gilt devices to covers set within embossed rules and corner devices, all edges gilt.
Lovely book, leather supple, well preserved. Plates with occasional light foxing, one plate near rear detached and edge slightly protruding.
Very nice example of this early 19th century English plate book.
Book measures: 9 1/2" H X 6 3/8" W.