Edinburgh: Printed for Cadell & Company, 1829-1833. Hardcover. Complete in 48 volumes. Octavo. Vols. I - VII bound in three-quarter gold-ruled red morocco over marbled boards with gold decorated spine. Vols. XVIII - XLVIII in three-quarter gold-ruled burgundy morocco over marbled boards with gold decorated spine. Top edge gilt. Deckled fore edge. Modern marbled endpapers. Complete 48 volumes set with the novels of Scottish historical novelist, poet, and playwright, Sir Walter Scott. Includes the classics Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, Waverley, The Lady of the Lake, The Bride of Lammermoor, The Heart of Midlothian, and many others. Each volume with engraved frontispiece and title-page, as well as additional full-page engravings.
Very minor rubbing to head and tail of spines and parts of edges on few volumes. Sporadic light foxing throughout. Tight set in an exquisite binding. Overall very good condition. vg. Item #30836
Vol. I & II: Waverley. Vol. I: civ, 320pp. Third edition. Vol. II: 420pp.
Vols. III & IV) Guy Mannering. xxxi, 311pp. 378pp.
Vols. V & VI) The Antiquary. xix, 325pp. 340pp.
Vols. VII & VIII) Rob Roy. cxxxv, 263pp. 384pp.
Vols. IX 7 X) Old Mortality. xxix, 374pp. 416pp.
Vols. XI & XII) Heart of Mid-Lothian. 419pp. 408pp.
Vols. XIII & XIV) Bride of Lammermoor. 392pp. 370pp.
Vol. XV) A Legend of Montrose. xliii, 337pp.
Vols. XVI & XVII) Ivanhoe. xliv, 348pp. 397pp.
Vols. XVIII & XIX) The Monastery. c, 265pp. 356pp.
Vols. XX & XXI) The Abbot. xxii, 352pp. 359pp.
Vols. XXII & XXIII) Kenilworth. xv, 344pp. 397pp.
Vols. XXIV & XXV) The Pirate. xix, 366pp. 373pp.
Vols. XXVI & XXVII) The Fortunes of Nigel. liv, 350pp. 388pp.
Vols. XXVIII, XXIX & XXX) Peveril of the Peak. lxxxvii, 271pp. 349pp. 352pp.
Vols. XXXI & XXXII) Quentin Durward. lxx, 331pp. 402pp.
Vols. XXXIII & XXXIV) St. Ronan's Well. x, 340pp. 359pp.
Vols. XXXV & XXXVI) Redgauntlet. xxiii, 336pp. 379pp.
Vol. XXXVII) Tales of the Crusaders. xli, 485pp.
Vol. XXXVIII) The Talisman. xxii, 494pp.
Vols. XXXIX & XL) Woodstock. lxxvi, 366pp. 395pp.
Vol. XLI) The Highland Widow. lxxiii, 385pp.
Vols. XLII & XLIII) Fair Maid of Perth. xii, 383pp. 393pp.
Vols. XLIV & XLV) Anne of Geierstein. xxvii, 387pp. 388pp.
Vol. XLVI) Count Robert of Paris. xlv, 397pp.
Vol. XLVII) Castle Dangerous. 466pp.
Vol. XLVIII) The Surgeon's Daughter. 492pp.