Mackenzie, R(obert) Shelton
Title Sir Walter Scott: The Story of His Life
Book Condition Very Good Plus
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Edition.
Publisher Boston James R. Osgood 1871
Seller ID 002265
Boston: James R. Osgood, 1871. Robert Shelton Mackenzie (1809-1880) dedicates his biography of the great Romantic writer "To The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table." This is a Very Good Plus copy of the First Edition. Green cloth binding, ruled. Gilt lettering on the spine and Scott's coat-of-arms on the front cover. Clean text; 488 pages, indexed.Pages 160-61 were carelessly opened, so the edges are a bit ragged; there is a tear, but no loss. Only occasional foxing. There is a slight lean, but this remains an attractive period copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. First Edition.