Guy Mannering; or, The Astrologer (Three volumes)
Edinburgh: James Ballantyne and Co. for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1815. First Edition. Bound in recent quarter dark blue calf with marbled boards. With five raised bands on the spine, maroon morocco labels with gilt titles. Internally, all three volumes have their half-titles and second half-titles. Top edge gilt. <br />Vol. I: , -341 pp. with imprint at the bottom of page 341; <br />Vol. II: , -346 pp., followed by a blank leaf with the imprint at the bottom; <br />Vol. III: , -358 pp., followed by the errata leaf with imprint at the bottom. Vol. I at page 293, in line 17 has the word "rudence" for "prudence." This shows it is the first printing.
Condition: Has been rebound (presumably due to smoke damage), with new endpapers, but internally the first and last few pages show signs of smoke. All pages darkened.