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Minstrelsy of the Scottish border; consisting of historical and romantic ballads, collected in the southern counties of Scotland.

Collection Data

Names
Scott, Walter, Sir (1771-1832) (Author)
Manners and Miller (Distributor)
Constable, Archibald (1774-1827) (Publisher)
Ballantyne, James (1772-1833) (Printer)
Cadell & Davies (Distributor)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1802
Place: Kelso
Publisher: Printed by James Ballantyne, for T. Cadell, jun. and W. Davies, London, and sold by Manners and Miller, andA. Constable, Edinburgh
Edition: First ed.
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Scott)
Topics
Ballads, English -- Scotland
Notes
Content: Errata leaf at back of each volume.
Content: Tree calf, red and black morocco lettering-pieces, gilt rules, decorations and titling, cover edges in gilt, blind-tooling on turn-ins, edges sprinkled in part, front hingecracked in v. I.
Content: Vol. III was published at Edinburgh in 1803.
Content: 8vo: v.I: []³, a-h⁸, k⁴, i¹, []², A-Q⁸, []²[w/ms:[script] May 1801; 1798; VF/1799; 1800]; v. II: []⁴, A-Z⁸, Aa⁸, Bb⁴, []¹ [w/ms: 1798; 1799; 1800; VF/1798; VF/1799; C & S 98;B1801]
Content: Book-plates: Matthew Lewis, Esq.; Panshanger; Bennett & Marshall, 3/19/69.
Content: Dedication signed: Walter Scott.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. (v.I: 3 p.l., cxxxviii, 2 l., 258, [1] p.; v.II: 4 p.l., 392, [1] p. front. (vol.I.) 21 cm.
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13666725
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 65a3b6f0-c605-012f-7261-58d385a7bc34
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