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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott With Life by William Chambers, LL.D. / Sir Walter Scott

2015.7.118

Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings

Walter Scott

Belford Clarke

Chicago

Illinois

United States

North America

circa 1886

Publisher's Binding- Gold Band Titles

Bound in putty colored cloth with black and brown stamping. Elaborate spine decoration featuring three leafed clovers and flowers with the top clover entering the wide gilt stamped title band. Publisher's name to bottom of spine stamped in gilt. Same motif to front board with black stamped title within gilt rectangle Geometric patterned endpapers. All edges gilt.

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William Chambers

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