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The Lady of the Lake by Sir Walter Scott - First Edition - 1830 - from GreenDesignsLLC (SKU: 1002)

The Lady of the Lake

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The Lady of the Lake

by Sir Walter Scott

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1830 first edition with flaws on first two pages and generalized aging discoloration (pictures). Otherwise in very good condition. Binding good with minor wear, no leaning.

Synopsis

The Lady of the Lake marked the pinnacle of Scott's popularity as a poet. With 25,000 copies sold in eight months, it broke all records for the sale of poetry. Known as a romantic poem, it tells about love and honor amidst a bitter rivalry between King James V and the Douglas family. The book is set in the Trossachs region of Scotland and  it is composed of six cantos, each concern the action of a single day. 

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book dealer
GreenDesignsLLC US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
1002
Title
The Lady of the Lake
Author
Sir Walter Scott
Format/binding
Hardback
Book condition
second hand
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Donahue, Henneberry & Co.
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date Published
1830
Pages
335
Size
6 X 4.25"
Size
6 X 4.25"

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