Item #071381 The Beauties of Scottish Poets, Ancient and Modern, With Biographical Sketches of the Authors, and Notes, Illustrative and Explanatory of the Ancient Poems (First edition)
The Beauties of Scottish Poets, Ancient and Modern, With Biographical Sketches of the Authors, and Notes, Illustrative and Explanatory of the Ancient Poems (First edition)

The Beauties of Scottish Poets, Ancient and Modern, With Biographical Sketches of the Authors, and Notes, Illustrative and Explanatory of the Ancient Poems (First edition)

Glasgow: R. Griffin & Co., 1823. Engravings. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION, 1823. Poetry and sketches of the lives of Scottish poets including William Dunbar, Hector MacNeil, Robert Blair and others.

Condition: Quarter bound brown leather with marbled boards, gilt title and designs on hubbed spine. Marbled page edges, matching endpapers. Remarkably little edge and corner wear given date of publication. Label and price sticker from The White House, a department store in San Francisco (1854-1965), on back pastedown. Top edge of title page has been cut away (1/2"x1.5"). Frontispiece, Contents, Engraving Index, [vi] 288 pp. Age toned leaves are unmarked. Very good condition. Full refund if not satisfied. Very Good.

Item #071381

Price: $60.00

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