Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1841-01-01. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7. Very Good. Item #4530
Original calf with elaborate gilt decor to boards and spine. Exceptionally rare painted fore edge, The painting depicts a portrait of Scott along with his home and is in beautiful condition. Raised bands with six gilt-tooled compartments. Square tight binding with clean bright interior, save for frontis and half-title, with some age toning. Fold-out facsimile of Scott's handwriting intact. Leather with some rubbing and very mild edge wear. All edges gilt. A beautiful edition.1.