Chronicles Of The Canongate;
Printed for Cadell and Co. and Simpkin and Marshall, London.
By the author of 'waverley, etc. in two volumes.
TWO VOLUMES. FIRST EDITION 8vo. 7.25 x 4.5 inches. Vol. I,  + xxviii + 351 pp.; Vol. II,  + 274 pp. + 8 pp. publisher's advertisements. Bound in half calf over marbled boards; spine decorated gilt with gilt bands and titles. All edges red. Top edges darkened, extremities worn and joints of Vol. I starting to crack. Foxing largely confined to flyleaves, preliminaries and margins; otherwise a very good set. First editions of the First Series of Chronicles of the Canongate, a collection of stories by Sir Walter Scott, named after the Canongate in Edinburgh (Todd and Bowden, Sir Walter Scott, A Bibliographical History, 206Aa).
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