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|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
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Walter Scott; Luke Clennell; John Greig; Carl I Wheat; William H Woodin
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.
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.
|Description:||2 volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm|
|Responsibility:||together with illustrations of remarkable incidents in border history and tradition, and original poetry. By Walter Scott.|
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- Scottish Borders (England and Scotland)
- Welsh Borders (England and Wales)
- Scottish Borders (England and Scotland) -- Description and travel.
- Scottish Borders (England and Scotland) -- Antiquities.
- Great Britain -- Scottish Borders.
- Great Britain -- Welsh Borders.