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 4tos, beautifully bound in contemporary full blue 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 rubbing to bindings but very clean with almost no foxing.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 263931