Scott's Poetical Works Very Good


Circa 1880, part of The Chandos Poets Series. Frontis of Scott, tissue-guard protected. Very attractive red calf binding with gilt titles, gilt tooling, gilt to board edges, raised bands with gilt to bands a touch rubbed & to head of spine. Gilt to all edges is bright & very good. Bookplate on verso dated 1888 is from Methodist Ladies College, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia. Glue from the bookplate has adhered to & lifted a small section of the front marbled endpaper. Rear endpapers very good. Internally very clean & good, except for small piece torn from page 413, which has been retained & is repairable with a tissue repair, else very lovely book. 758 pp. *** Frederick Warne

Author: Scott, Sir Walter
Published: Circa 1880, Frederick Warne
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good