The Poetical Works of Robert Burns. Illustrated by John Moyr Smith.
Dover - London, E. Moxon Son & Co. - Ward, Lock & Co.. Full-Leather, 8vo. Book, Edited, with a critical memoir, by William Michael Rossetti, n.d. (ca. 1880), very fine full leather binding with gilt decoration along margins and edges of panels, gilt decorated spine with 5 raised bands, marbled endpapers and edges, portrait of Burns, engraved title page, b/w plates, text within red lines, XXXII, 512 pp. Beautiful binding. Text in nice old hand on first free endpaper: 'From Emmy to aunt Fanny 15 December 1880' The book has two title pages. The first with engraved vignette with E. Moxon Son & Co. as publisher, the second with Ward, Lock, & Co. London, with title vignette and text 'Moxon's Popular Poets'. Fine.
Book number: 006454
€ 100.00 [Appr.: US$ 117.98 | £UK 90.5 | JP¥ 12479]