Sir Walter Scott's poetical works 1872 gorgeous red leather gilt color litho platesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Sir Walter Scott, 19th Century Poetry, Memoir].
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Scott's Poetical Works, by Sir Walter Scott.
Published 1872, London by T. Nelson & Sons.
612 pages. 7 full page tinted lithographed plates, plus tinted half-title.
Period full red morocco leather, raised bands, blind stamped leaf ornaments in compartments, gilt lettering. Attractive floral vine stamped and gilt decoration on covers. All edges gilt.
Beautiful clean example, light rubbing or scuffing along joints and edges, overall bright and sound. Nicer than typical for the era and type of binding.
Book measures: 6 3/4" H X 4 1/4" W.