1921 Scarce First UK Edition - The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth.
Author : Wyeth, N.C. (Illustration) Porter, Jane. (Text).
Title : The Scottish Chiefs.
Publisher : London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1921. First UK edition.
Language : Text in English.
Size : 9.5 " X 7.5 "
Pages : xvi-503 pages.
Binding : Very good and attractive original red cloth covered boards (hinges fine, overall slightly worn and scuffed - as shown) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content : Very good content (some staining and foxing - as shown).
Illustrations : Beautifully illustrated by N. C. Wyeth with the 14 announced color plates.
The book : Very rare and attractive First UK Edition of The Scottish Chiefs illustrated by N .C. Wyeth.
The author: Jane Porter (17 January 1776 – 24 May 1850) was an English historical novelist, dramatist and literary figure. Her work The Scottish Chiefs is seen as one of the earliest historical novels and remains popular among children in Scotland.
The illustrator: Newell Convers Wyeth (October 22, 1882 – October 19, 1945), known as N. C. Wyeth, was an American artist and illustrator. He was the pupil of artist Howard Pyle and became one of America's greatest illustrators.
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