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JOHN GIBSON LOCKHART

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“NEXT TO BOSWELL’S JOHNSON, THE BEST IN THE LANGUAGE”

LOCKHART, John Gibson. Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott. Edinburgh, 1853. Ten volumes. Beautifully bound Edinburgh edition of Lockhart’s classic biography of Scott, with portrait frontispieces and additional engraved pictorial title pages in each volume. $1750.

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THE HISTORY OF NAPOLEON BUONAPARTE, 1829, WITH 14 HAND-COLORED PLATES

(NAPOLEON) (SCOTT, Sir Walter) [LOCKHART, John Gibson, editor]. The History of Napoleon Buonaparte. London, 1829. Two volumes bound in one.

Lovely early edition of this popular illustrated biography of Napoleon, a digest of Sir Walter Scott's 1827 Life of Napoleon, with 15 steel- and wood-engraved plates, 14 finely hand-colored, handsomely bound. $1250.

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“A MORE BEAUTIFULLY EMBELLISHED VOLUME NEVER WAS OFFERED”

LOCKHART, John Gibson. Ancient Spanish Ballads. London, 1841.

First illustrated edition, profusely illustrated with 77 wood engravings after various British artists, and with chromolithographic section titles, borders, and ornamental letters by Owen Jones, handsomely bound. $985.

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