Quentin Durward.

  • [Scott, Sir Walter]
  • Edinburgh: Printed for Archibald Constable and Co. 1823
  • Todd & Bowden 167Aa.

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Description

FIRST EDITION, 3 vols., 8vo, pp. [ii], lxiii, [i], 273, [1]; [ii], 331, [1]; [ii], 360. Half-titles discarded. Near contemporary half tan roan, pale green paper boards, spines divided by gilt rules and lettered direct in gilt. Just a touch of spotting, dampmark to last gathering of vol. 1. Rebacked and recornered preserving sections of original backstrip to 2 vols., hinges relined, old leather and boards rubbed and soiled. Small black labels with Teddesley lettered in gilt affixed to front boards.

Notes

Presumably from the library at Teddesley Hall, Staffordshire, seat of the Barons Hatherton, demolished in 1953.

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