Tales of the crusaders.
Edinburgh. Printed for Archibald Constable and Co., 1825. First edition.
8vo. In four volumes. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces, gilt. A trifle rubbed. Internally clean and crisp.
The first edition of Sir Walter Scott's (1771-1832) subset series of two historical novels, The Betrothed and The Talisman, both set at the time of the Crusades: the twentieth and twenty-first titles in the Waverley Novels series.£ 125.00 Antiquates Ref: 24703