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    With a Double Fore-Edge Painting of Scottish Landmarks

    [Fore-edge Painting]. Joanna Baillie. The Dramatic and Poetical Works. Complete in One Volume. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1853.

    Second edition. Octavo. 847 pages. Engraved portrait frontispiece and title page. With a double fore-edge painting, each showing a Scottish landmark, with one view of the Gothic-style Melrose Abbey and the other side depicting a scene below Edinburgh Castle.

    Full red morocco gilt with gilt spine titles in compartments. All edges gilt. Moderate shelf wear. Scattered foxing to endpapers. Paintings are in excellent condition. A near fine copy.


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