THE BORDER ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND; Comprising Specimens of Architecture and Sculpture, and Other Vestiges of Former Ages, Accompanied by Descriptions. Together with Illustrations of Remarkable Incidents in Border History and Tradition, and Original Poetry. Walter Scott, Esq. or Sir Walter Scott.
THE BORDER ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND; Comprising Specimens of Architecture and Sculpture, and Other Vestiges of Former Ages, Accompanied by Descriptions. Together with Illustrations of Remarkable Incidents in Border History and Tradition, and Original Poetry.

THE BORDER ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND; Comprising Specimens of Architecture and Sculpture, and Other Vestiges of Former Ages, Accompanied by Descriptions. Together with Illustrations of Remarkable Incidents in Border History and Tradition, and Original Poetry.

London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1814. First Edition. Hardcover. 92 full-page plates (collated complete), including the double frontispiece, all engraved by J. Grieg from paintings by Luke Clennell, George Arnald, and others. Quarto, two volumes. Full red morocco bindings, with elaborate gilt stamping, four raised bands, and ornamental dentelles. Some mild foxing to the contents. The period ink stamp of collector William Greene appears on a prefatory blank leaf in both volumes. The spines are lightly faded, with a bit of scuffing along the extremities of the boards; otherwise very good. Very good. Item #69955

Price: $300.00

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