Redgauntlet, a tale of the Eighteenth Century.

  • Scott, Sir Walter
  • Edinburgh: Printed for Archibald Constable and Co. 1824
  • Todd & Bowden 178Aa.

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Description

FIRST EDITION, 3 vols., 8vo, pp. [iv], 319, [1]; [iv], 328; [iv], 331, [1]. Publisher’s ads in vol. 3 discarded. Later half biscuit calf, blue marbled boards, spines divided by raised bands, 2nd and 4th compartments lettered direct in gilt, other compartments tooled in gilt. Scattered spotting and foxing, half-titles toned. A little rubbed, particularly to top edge, vol. 1 a touch marked.

Notes

One of 'some copies' (Todd & Bowden) with a comma instead of a full stop ending the first line of the title-page in vol. 1. Todd and Bowden record this in copies of both vol. 1 and vol. 2, but in this set the stop-press correction found in 'most copies' has been done in vol. 2.

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