Antiquarian (1864) Victorian-era American first-edition hardcover book. James Grant The Adventures of Rob Roy. Printed by Routledge, Warne & Routledge, New York USA. Complete.
About the author: James Grant (1822–1887) was a Scottish novelist and a distant relative of Sir Walter Scott. Grant was a prolific author, writing some ninety (90) books, including many yellow-backs. mostly based on Scottish history.
Condition: In VERY GOOD! antique condition there is stress to the bind throughout the book and one of the illustrations has separated from it. Covers show LIGHT! blemishes and rub and wear. Gold -embossed cover and spine are in excellent order with VERY LITTLE! wear and are clear and legible. Internal pages show MODERATE! foxing for a book from the period. All text is clear and legible, all imagery bright and vivid. There is a penciled inscription to the front overleaf.
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