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- Souvenir of Scotland - Its Cities, Lakes, and Mountains. With 120 Chromo Views Mauchline Ware Boards

London, Thomas Nelson & Son. 1899. Tartan Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Beautifully produced Victorian Chromolithographs of Scotland; 120 including full page of Forth Bridge. Wooden boards are tartan with a chromo vignette of Inverness on front board. Leather spine. All chromo plates in fine condition with tissue guards. a.e.g. Contains 24 views of Edinburgh and its environs, 12 of Glasgow, 24 of the Scenery of the Clyde, 12 of the Trosachs and Loch Katrine, 12 of Loch Lomond, 12 of the West Highlands, 12 of the Caledonian Canal, and 12 of Perth to Braemar. Binding tight. Gutters reinforced and decorative marbled endpapers-possibly not original. Internally all plates are fine, and clean.Spine shows some light wear along the edges and has a 1cm deficiency at the top. Rigid Boards bright with light shelf wear and some minor chipping at the corners. See scans. Near Very Good/No Jacket.
GBP 260.00 [Appr.: EURO 293.5 US$ 344.64 | JP¥ 38647] Book number 006443

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