SET IN SUPERB REGENCY FULL STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO
SCOTT, Walter ~ Novels and Tales.
Edinburgh: Constable & London: Longmans et al., 1819
12 volume set, 8.5 inches tall. A splendid full straight grain morocco with gilt raised bands, extra gilt panels' dentelles and all edges. The boards are framed within gilt and blind rolls so typical of the period. This is the first edition of this particular tall edition, the remaining works being categorised as 'Historical Romances', 'Novels and Romances' and 'Tales and Romances'. Some scattered foxing. With the ink inscription of Anne Theodora Gaskell of Ingersley Hall, Cheshire. A most attractive set of these celebrated works.