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The Waverley Novels / by Walter Scott [Edition de luxe : complete in 48 volumes] by  Walter Scott - Hardcover - Edition de Luxe - 1893 - from MW Books Ltd. (SKU: 218332)

The Waverley Novels / by Walter Scott [Edition de luxe : complete in 48 volumes]

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The Waverley Novels / by Walter Scott [Edition de luxe : complete in 48 volumes]

by Scott, Walter

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Edition de luxe, limited to 1,000 copies, this is no. 258. Very good copies in the original green cloth. Title-printed spine lab
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Boston : Estes and Lauriat, 1893-1894, 1893. Edition de Luxe. Edition de luxe, limited to 1,000 copies, this is no. 258. Very good copies in the original green cloth. Title-printed spine labels, slightly edge-worn. Spine bands somewhat dust-toned and rubbed as with age, with some light dulling and rubbing to the panel edges. Some covers have light scuffs and dust-toning. Top edges gilt. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Provenance: From the library of Samuel Horton Brown with his bookplate to the front pastedown of each volume. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. ; 8vo 8"" - 9"" tall; 0 pages; Description: 48v., fronts., plates ; 23cm. Contents: v. 1-2. Waverley. --v. 3-4. Guy Mannering. --v. 5-6. The antiquary. --v. 7-8. Rob Roy. --v. 9-10. Old Mortality. --v. 11-12. Heart of Mid-Lothian. --v. 13. Legend of Montrose. --v. 14. Bride of Lammermoor. v. 1. --v. 15. Bride of Lammermoor. v. 2. Black dwarf. --v. 16-17. Ivanhoe --v. 18-19. Monastery. --v. 20-21. The abbot. --v. 22-23. Kenilworth. --v. 24, 25. Pirate. --v. 26-27. Fortunes of Nigel. --v. 28-30. Peveril of the Peak. --v. 31-32. Quentin Durward. --v. 33-34. St. Rowan's well. --v. 35-36. Redgauntlet. --v. 37. The bethrothed. --v. 38. The talisman. --v. 39-40. Woodstock. --v. 41. Chronicles of the Canongate: The Highland widow. Two drovers. --My Aunt Margaret's mirror. Tapestried chamber. The laird's Jock. --v. 42-43. Fair maid of Perth. --v. 44-45. Anne of Geierstein. --v. 46. Count Robert of Paris, I. --v. 47 Count Robert of Paris, II. Castle Dangerous, I. --v. 48., Castle Dangerous, II. Chronicles of the Canongate: The surgeon's daughter. --Glossary. Subjects: Historical fiction, Scottish -- Scotland -- History -- 18th century -- Fiction -- Scotland -- In literature. Notes: Fronts. and plates with tissue guards and descriptive letterpress. Title pages in red and black, with a portrait of the author. Introductory essays and notes by Andrew Lang..

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Bookseller
MW Books Ltd. IE (IE)
Bookseller Inventory #
218332
Title
The Waverley Novels / by Walter Scott [Edition de luxe : complete in 48 volumes]
Author
Scott, Walter
Book condition
Used - Edition de luxe, limited to 1,000 copies, this is no. 258. Very good copies in the original green cloth. Title-printed spine lab
Quantity available
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Edition
Edition de Luxe
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Boston : Estes and Lauriat, 1893-1894
Date published
1893
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