Scott, SIR WALTER (Various Illustrators)
Title The Antiquary
Book Condition VG
Type 311 pp.
Edition Abbotsford Edition
Publisher Edinburgh and London Robert Cadell and Houston & Stoneman ca 1845
Seller ID 30101
Published in Edinburgh by Cadell and in London by Houston. Listed as Volume 2 of the Waverley Novels on the engraved title page, volume 3 on the spine. No date on title page but circa 1845. Illustrated with four guarded steel engravings of architectural and scenic views. Also illustrated with 67 vignette wood engravings. Almost all engravings of both types are credited to both the artist and the engraver. Handsomely bound by Dawson Brothers of Montreal in green gilt-ruled calf, six spine compartments, 4 with leaf motifs, two with brown leather spine labels; marbled endpapers, inner dentelles, ribbon bookmark, AEG. Spine a little faded, some scuffing on the spine. A very handsome and appealing book, beautifully printed and bound and in very nice condition. We have a number of these volumes available in similar condtion and would be pleased to discount for multiple orders.