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.
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1814
Description: Handsomely illustrated with 92 full-page plates, including the double frontispiece, all engraved by J. Grieg from paintings by Luke Clennell and others. 2 volumes. Tall thick 4tos, very beautifully bound in contemporary full maroon straight-grained morocco, with ornate gilt and blind-stamped covers, gilt-stamped spines raised bands, inner dentelles, a.e.g. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1814, 1817. A very handsome pair, with some foxing, mostly at margins.Edition: First Edition
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 116603