Art Rambles in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, John T. Reid, 1878
Art Rambles in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, by John T. Reid. With 156 Sketches Taken from Nature and Drawn on Wood by the Author. Engraved by Dalziel Brothers.
Published by George Routledge and Sons, London and New York, 1878. First edition. Scarce.
A near fine hardback with modern binding comprising blue leather spine with gilt title and decoration, with blue cloth over boards. Minor shelf wear. Soundly bound.
Text is very good throughout. Some discoloration and markings to the original free endpapers of the book. Text is bright and clean and the plates are excellent. Gilt edges of text block are bright and shiny. A very attractive rebind.
Text in English.
Prelims + 183pp + 4pp advertisements + Plates.
Weight: approximately 1.46kg (unpacked weight).
Approximately 254mm tall x 194mm wide x 35mm deep.