19th Century Titles of Scottish Interest
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To include: Forsyth, Robert, THE BEAUTIES OF SCOTLAND (London: Vernor & Hood, 1805-1808), 5 vols., octavo (8.5 x 5.75 in.), three-quarter vellum over marbled boards, gilt title plates on the spines, the first volume with a foldout hand-colored copperplate map of Scotland, numerous engravings (Covers worn; corners bumped; overall soiling; binding is tight, though front endpapers are loose in two books; some pages with light foxing and peripheral stains. Overall a good set.); Logan, James, THE SCOTISH GAEL; OR, CELTIC MANNERS AS PRESERVED AMONG THE HIGHLANDERS (Hartford: S. Andrus and Son, 1847) 519pp., small quarto (9.5 x 6 in.), embossed calf with gilt spine; frontis engraving of a regimental piper, the facing page having a hand-colored tartan of "The Duke of Sussex as Earl of Inverness." (Considerable chipping to boards; binding tight; light foxing on endpapers; overall good condition).
$300 - 400