Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland

GILSON COLLECTION

A collection of the works of Sir Walter Scott, mostly early editions published abroad and in translations, formed by David Gilson of Oxford, the bibliographer of Jane Austen, and presented in 1983. It consists of 82 works in 162 volumes with a wide coverage of titles, a number of which are in early bindings. The donor has annotated one volume of each work with a note recording the source of acquisition.

Shelfmark: Gilson.

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