Quentin Durward: a Romance by the Author of Waverly, Ivanhoe, &c. &c. [vol. 1]. Walter Scott, Sir.
Quentin Durward: a Romance by the Author of Waverly, Ivanhoe, &c. &c. [vol. 1]

Quentin Durward: a Romance by the Author of Waverly, Ivanhoe, &c. &c. [vol. 1]

Philadelphia, Pa. Robert Wright, 1823. Hardcover. First American edition, published the same year as the first edition. Vol. 1 only of 2 volumes: xxxii, [1], 34-272 p.; 20 cm. Original light blue paper over boards with printed paper spine label. Pages are untrimmed. Front fixed endpaper bears label of the Ladies' Social Library, South Bridgewater. Scott's historical novel features a Scottish archer in the service of Louis XI, who wins the hand of a fair lady. A scarce edition in original boards. In Good Condition: boards are rubbed and stained; nearly half of paper over spine is lacking; spine label is intact, though somewhat rubbed; ink stain on p. 264; foxing and light soiling throughout. Good. Item #002130

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