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FIRST EDITION. 3 vols., 12mo, half-titles, advert. leaf at end of vol. 3, and with the terminal blank, untrimmed in modern half brown calf, cloth sides, black leather title and numbering labels. [Todd & Bowden 146Aa]. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : The Abbot. By the author of "Waverley." In ...
Éditeur : Edinburgh: Printed for Longman., 1820.
Description du livre Edinburgh : Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London; and for Archibald Constable and Company, and John Ballantyne, Edinburgh. 1820., 1820. First edition, first issue. 3 volumes. 12mo. ( 179mm. ) Pp. ,  2 - 348 ; ,  4 - 351  ; ,  4 - 367 . All edges marbled. Vol. I, signature E ( p.97 ) missigned F. Vol. III, signature P2 ( p. 345 ) is missigned 2P. Chapter VI heading ( p. 143 ) is misnumbered V, thus disordering all subsequent chapter numbers. Wanting the advert leaf at the end, but with the terninal blank. All volumes with half titles. The occasional light spot otherwise the contents are clean and bright. Nineteenth century green goatskin, lightly worn. Marbled endpapers. A very good sound set. Todd and Bowden 164Aa. N° de réf. du libraire 3640
Description du livre Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown; Archibald Constable; John Balantyne, Edinburgh, Scotland; London, 1820. Hardcover. État : Good. First Edition. Edinburgh, Scotland; London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown; Archibald Constable; John Balantyne, 1820. First edition, 1820. Attractive full speckled calf leather bindings by Sharpe Book-Binder, Warwick (oval label at upper corner front pastedown, volume I), black spine label with circular red volume number, gilt decorated spines, marbled edges, about 7" tall. Half-titles in volumes II and III bound in after title pages. Some expected external wear and rubbing but gilt bright and clear, volume numbers absent from volumes I and III, very minor chips to spine heads, all joints lightly cracked (surface only) but covers very secure, text blocks firm, pages clean with some very modest foxing to first and last couple of pages in each volume, no names or other markings. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. N° de réf. du libraire 036860