Historical, Legendary and Romantic Tales from the Works of Walter Scott - Sir Walter Scott, William T. Dobson (editor) 1886 - Bickers & Son, London - First Edition A handsome volume of collected tales by Sir Walter Scott, with twelve illustrations in permanent photography including a frontispiece portrait of the author, and featuring the stories ‘Bruce and Bannockburn’, ‘Legend of Thomas the Rhymer’, ‘Murder of Rizzio and Death of Darnley’, ‘Rob Roy Macgregor’, and ‘Cameron of Lochiel’, among many others.

Selected and arranged by William T. Dobson
  Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832) was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet, and one of the first English-language authors to have a truly international career during his lifetime.

Provenance: David Fyfe Anderson (1904-88), Scottish surgeon, with his name dated 16
th July, 1952 to front free endpaper.

References: www.walterscott.lib.ed.ac.uk.
Encyclopaedia Brittanica, web.
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  Bound in full hand-mottled brown calf, decorative gilt border, spine in six panels decorated in gilt, with dark green morocco label titled in gilt, inner-dentelles, marbled edges and endpapers.   Condition: Very good, mild rubbing to spine and edges, previous owner inscription to lower front free endpaper, occasional hint of foxing.   Ref: 107061   Price: HK$ 900