London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, 1831. First edition. Leather bound. 315; 308pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Blue leather decoratively embossed and stamped in gilt. Gilt-tooled spine. Gilt turn-ins. Marbled text block edges and endpapers. The extremities are lightly rubbed, and the front board of volume 1 is just a hair warped. A contemporary owner's name is written on a slip of paper which has been mounted to the front flyleaf of each volume. Very good. Item #57339
The author, John Galt, was primarily known for the novels which he wrote in West Country Scottish dialect.