THE NITHSDALE ARGOSY by T. Melrose. Illustrated by W. heath…

THE NITHSDALE ARGOSY by T. Melrose. Illustrated by W. heath Robinson [et al].

Edinburgh.privately Published for Thomas T. Melross. No Date. [1934]. [38] leaves of text, and black & white illustrations, and maps. Illustrators include William Heath Robinson. Two photographic portraits and one etching with tissue guard. Loose in volume is a double-page colour illustration entitled, 'Business Unusual.'. Publisher's original white boards with title in black on front board. Remains of tissue dust-wrapper. original cardboard shipping box. Folio. b b Presentation copy of the fourth edition, inscribed: 'To Miss Taylor With the compliments of T. Melross.' Boards are clean with very little signs of wear; tissue wrapper is extensively torn; box is splitting and worn at corners; some browning to illustrated front free endpaper from the tissue wrapper. Light mottling to rear paste-down. Text is clean and crisp. A fine copy in the original box addressed to Miss Taylor, the dedicatee.

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