Item #40736 ROKEBY; A Poem, in Six Cantos. Walter. 1771 - 1832 Scott.

ROKEBY; A Poem, in Six Cantos.

Baltimore: Published by Joseph Cushing, Printed by William Fry, 1813. "A variant issue of the second (separate) 1813 Philadelphia, Bradford and Inskeep edition" (Todd & Bowden 303R.5). [10], 267, [3 (blank)] pp. 5-1/2" x 3-1/4". Brown full leather binding, gilt rules and leather stamped to spine (title over a red leather title label). Moderate wear to leather binding (rubbing to edges, cracking to spine). Previous owner's signature to front pastedown and two preliminaries (along with inscription "Le don d'un Ami" [The gift of a friend"]). Expected age-toning to paper. An about VG example. Item #40736

This edition rare in the trade.

Price: $50.00

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