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“THE VIVIFICATION OF HISTORY”

SCOTT, Walter. Works. Boston and New York, 1912-13. Fifty-one volumes. Limited large-paper edition of Scott’s celebrated historical novels, number 48 of only 375 sets, profusely illustrated, including a hand-colored view and a frontipiece signed by the illustrator in each volume, portraits of female characters, and photographs of locations and scenery “very much as Scott saw them,” very handsomely bound. $4500.

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EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED ALDINE EDITION OF SCOTT'S POEMS, EXQUISITELY BOUND

SCOTT, Walter. The Poetical Works. New York and London, 1892. Five volumes.

Later Aldine edition of the poems of Walter Scott, with portrait of the poet and extra-illustrated with 25 window-mounted engravings, 11 hand-colored, splendidly bound in full morocco-gilt with multi-colored morocco inlays in floral designs. $4500.

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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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