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The Border Antiquities of England and Scotland: Comprising Specimens of Architecture and Sculpture, and other Vestiges of Former Ages, Accompanied by Descriptions. together with Illustrations of remarkable incidents in border history and tradition, and original poetry. In Two Volumes.
London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown; J. Murray ; John Grieg; and Constable & Co., 1814. 2 vols; large, approx 11.5 x 9 inches. dark green full polished morocco leather with extensive gilt decorations on spine & wide gilt and embossed dentelles on covers. In good conditions. Extremities of boards rubbed, rubbing and bumps to edges and corners. Some loss to leather at edges; some peeled areas to edges of boards. Engraved titles and frontispieces quite heavily foxed and darkened around edges. Some foxing and darkening to plates. Some light handling to pages else clean and tight. 92 copper-engraved plates plus frontis and title pages.
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