Sir Walter Scott
- Edinburgh - Archibald Constable and Co., 1815 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Two uniformly-bound works of the poetry of Sir Walter Scott. Containing:The Lady of the Lake (1819, twelfth edition)The Lord of the Isles (1815, second edition)The Lady of the Lake has three main plots: the contest among three men, Roderick Dhu, James Fitz-James, and Malcolm Graeme, to win the love of Ellen Douglas; the feud and reconciliation of King James V of Scotland and James Douglas; and a war between the lowland Scots (led by James V) and the highland clans (led by Roderick Dhu of Clan Alpine). The Lord of the Isles is a rhymed, romantic, narrative-poem by Sir Walter Scott, written in 1815. Condition: In calf bindings. Externally, smart, though with some rubbing, and marks to the boards. Internally, firmly bound. Bookplates to front free-endpaper. Pages are bright and clean, with just a few instances of foxing throughout. Ink spill to fore-edge of Lord of the Isles. Overall: VERY GOOD..