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Old Edinburgh. Being an Account of the Ancient Capitol of the Kingdom of Scotland Including its Streets, Houses, Notable Inhabitants, and Customs in the Olden Time. In Two Volumes. With many Illustrations. by  Frederick W Watkeys - First Edition - 1908 - from Recycled Records and Books and Biblio.com

Old Edinburgh. Being an Account of the Ancient Capitol of the Kingdom of Scotland Including its Streets, Houses, Notable Inhabitants, and Customs in the Olden Time. In Two Volumes. With many Illustrations.

by Watkeys, Frederick W

Condition: Very Good/No Dust Jacket


Boston: L.C. Page & Co., 1908 2 Volumes. Green cloth. Pictorial Gilt. Gilt top edge. Spine is a sunned, yet gilt design is still bright and fresh is the design and gilt on front board! Spine heel of volume one is lightly bumped. Both volumes are clean and unmarked! . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.
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  • Bookseller: Recycled Records and Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 01433
  • Title: Old Edinburgh. Being an Account of the Ancient Capitol of the Kingdom of Scotland Including its Streets, Houses, Notable Inhabitants, and Customs in the Olden Time. In Two Volumes. With many Illustrations.
  • Author: Watkeys, Frederick W
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: L.C. Page & Co.
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1908
  • Keywords: TRAVEL AND GEOGRAPHY
  • Bookseller catalogs: Great Britain, Ireland, Scotland, Wales;

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