Scott, SIR WALTER (Various Illustrators)
Title Woodstock or The Cavalier : A Tale of the Year Sixteen Hundred and Forty-One
Book Condition VG
Type 331 pp.
Edition Abbotsford Edition
Publisher Edinburgh and London Robert Cadell and Houston & Stoneman 1846
Seller ID 30093
Published in Edinburgh by Cadell and in London by Houston. Listed as Volume 10 of the Waverley Novels on the engraved title page, volume 19 on the spine. Illustrated with six guarded steel engravings including a portrait frontis of Scott, a portrait of Oliver Cromwell, and various architectural and scenic views. Also illustrated with 85 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 front joint, several small scrapes on the front cover. 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.