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The Lady of the Lake: A Poem [in Six Cantos]

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The Lady of the Lake: A Poem [in Six Cantos]

by Scott, Walter

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  • Hardcover
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Edinburgh / London: John Ballantyne / Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, and W. Miller, 1810. Full tan calf, rebacked to match original; border of Greek key (in blind) and gilt rules on both boards, original; spine with raised bands and six panels, including title panel in green leather, and five other panels with attractive designs in blind and gilt; all edges gilt. Worn through at corners, two bookplates on front free endpaper, foxing of endpapers and preliminary leaves; bookbinders ticket on verso of front free endpaper (Bellamy, Oxford). Octavo; pp: [10], 433, [1].. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good..

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Bookseller
Purpora Books CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
12506
Title
The Lady of the Lake: A Poem [in Six Cantos]
Author
Scott, Walter
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good.
Edition
Second Edition
Publisher
John Ballantyne / Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, and W. Miller
Place of Publication
Edinburgh / London
Date Published
1810
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Glossary

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Gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
Raised Band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books. The bands are created in the...
Verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
Spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding. Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat the...
Edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...
Rebacked
having had the material covering the spine replaced. ...
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