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Scott, Sir Walter, [Mauclineware, Mauchline, Tartanware]
MAUCHLINEWARE TARTANWARE IN THE ORIGINAL CASE. Sir Walter Scott’s Poetry, Mauchline Tartan
1871. Sir Walter Scott Mauchlineware t artanware bindings in the original case. This is the most sought after piece of Mauchlineware/tartanware. Printed in 1870-1871. The original Ayershire Mauchlineware factory burned down and production was never resumed. These are the original Victorian Mauchlineware bindings from 1871. The covers are made of lacquered sycamore, with a tartan design. No previous owners names. Set has generalized abrasions, scuffing, extremity wear as is visible in the pictures. Case is complete and intact but is missing a felt panel. Locking mechanism is still present with the button press, but upper tab that inserts into lid is lost. Case hinges are fully functional and attached. A rare and highly sought after set becoming increasingly difficult to find. In better condition this set sells at $3500+. Mauchlineware Tartanware Sycamore Wood Covers, Leather Spine [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Merchants Rare Books [Moab, UT, U.S.A.]

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