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SCOTT, Walter
Works of Walter Scott: embracing the Waverly novels and poems, also his life by J.G. Lockhart; with a general introduction by Walter Besant.
London: Merrill & Baker, 1891. I am limited to 12 photos on eBay, but I can provide a link to many more photos. Just ask! 1891 EXQUISITE Walter Scott Works Waverly Novels Ivanhoe Poems Illustrated 33v The greatest single source for Scott's life! Sir Walter Scott was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet. Many of his works remain classics of both English-language literature and of Scottish literature. These 33 volumes are the complete works of Walter Scott, with Scott's most famous books including 'Peveril of the Peak,' 'Marmion', 'The Waverly Novels and Poems,' 'Ivanhoe,' an account of his life by J G Lockhart, and more! James Corson values this set highly when he states, "Lockhart's great work and one of the outstanding biographies in the English language. The work was undertaken in accordance with Scott's wishes and the proceeds went to Scott's estate. The work remains the greatest single source for Scott's life. It contains extracts from his private journals, the first printing of a great many letters and Scott's extensive diary of the voyage round the coast of Scotland with the Commissioners of Northern Lighthouses, which he undertook after finishing 'Waverley.'" This deluxe limited edition numbered 334 of 500 printings is richly illustrated with more than 1000 full-page illustrations! Item number: #12975 Price: $1950 SCOTT, Walter Works of Walter Scott: embracing the Waverly novels and poems, also his life by J.G. Lockhart; with a general introduction by Walter Besant. London: Merrill & Baker, [1891]. Deluxe Edition. Details: · Collation: Complete with al … [Click Below for Full Description]
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