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Pete Fry

Mountaineering and travel. Lake District. Antiquarian and fine bindings. Photography and albums. Ephemera. Woodcuts. Private premises - viewing by appointment. Book fairs.

An Excursion to the Highlands of Scotland and the English Lakes


An Excursion to the Highlands of Scotland.. Mawman 1805. Beautifully re-bound in half calf and marble boards. Spine in six panels with gilt title label to second panel. Pages with deckled edges. Folding map and three plates after J.M.W. Turner as called for. Only fault a minor damp stain to frontispiece, otherwise a remarkably handsome copy. Bright, crisp and tight copy. Rare and Rare in this condition. A wonderful addition to any Highland and Cumbria topography collection. It would look grand on among any collection. Direct orders welcome.