Anonymous (Sir Walter Scott)
Title Kenilworth; A Romance. By the Author of "Waverley," "Ivanhoe," &c. (Three Volumes)
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Second Edition.
Publisher Edinburgh & London Archibald Constable and Co.; and John Ballantyne, and Hurst, Robinson, and Co. 1821
Seller ID 002366
Edinburgh & London: Archibald Constable and Co.; and John Ballantyne, and Hurst, Robinson, and Co., 1821. Scott's Elizabethan romance was published anonymously, although this was rather a polite fiction. These are Very Good copies of the Second Edition (really, the 2nd Printing), bound in contemporary full leather. Smooth calf boards, ruled and chased in gilt; darker leather spines with six raised bands; darkened red labels for title and the date 1821. Clean text; 320 pages, 339 pages, and 348 pages. Unfoxed; bright and readable today, with marbled endpapers and edges. All are rubbed at the margins, with short splits starting at the top of the spines on volumes One and Two. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Second Edition.. Full-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket.