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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

Author: Walter Scott; Luke Clennell; John Greig; Carl I Wheat; William H Woodin
Publisher: London : Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster-row, J. Murray, Albermarle-Street, John Greig, Upper-Street, Islington, and Constable and Co. Edinburgh, Whitefriars, London : T. Davison, Lombard Street. 1814.
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Genre/Form: Fore-edge paintings
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832.
Border antiquities of England and Scotland.
London, Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown; [etc.] 1814
(OCoLC)656309470
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Scott; Luke Clennell; John Greig; Carl I Wheat; William H Woodin
OCLC Number: 1042152
Notes: Paged continuously.
Volume 2 has added title page, engraved, with vignette.
Plates are mounted India proofs, dated 1812-16, engraved by J. Greig from paintings by Luke Clennell and others.
The long introduction is by Scott, but references to him in the body of the text (as "Sir Walter Scott") indicate that it is by other hands, and of later date than 1814.
Includes index.

UNCG University Libraries notes:
Signatures: volume 1. [a]⁶, b-q⁴, B-M², N(-N2), O-Q², R(-R2), S-BB²; volume 2. CC-3H², 3I(-3I2), a-m⁴, n⁴(-n4), o-q².
Special Collections copy includes bookplates of former owners, Carl I. Wheat (possibly Carl Irving Wheat), William Hartmann Woodin (possibly the former Secretary of the Treasury under Franklin Roosevelt), and Harold Douthit.
Special Collections volumes have fore-edge paintings of Warkworth and Carrick Castles.
762274-762275, v.1-2.
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: together with illustrations of remarkable incidents in border history and tradition, and original poetry. By Walter Scott.
Local System Bib Number:
System.Supplied@2014-09-18,12:30:19
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