Description: FIRST EDITION, 6 volumes, folio (608 x 423mm.), 6 lithographed pictorial titles and 241 plates by David Roberts, ALL COLOURED BY HAND AND MOUNTED ON CARD, plain lithographed portrait, 2 engraved maps, contemporary red half morocco gilt by J. Regan, gilt edges,
occasional slight spotting (mainly to text) and slight cockling to plates, lacking list of subscribers (as often), bindings somewhat worn, soiled and rubbed, spines repaired at head and foot
Condition Report: the condition of this lot is as described in the catalogue description
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Travel 385 and 272; Bobins I, 160; Tooley (1954) 401-402
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