first edition Period dark brown half leather bindings with marbled paper boards
1850 · London
by Ryley, S[amuel]. W[illiam. 1759 - 1837]
London: Printed for Sherwood, and Co. Paternoster Row, Constable, Edinburgh; and Griffin, Glasgow, 1850. 1st edition thus. Not in Wolff. Period dark brown half leather bindings with marbled paper boards. Bindings worn & soiled, boards rubbed. Leather chipping at spine ends, especially Vol II. Vol I with A4 [last page of dedication] bound after A6 [2nd leaf of preface]. Prior owner signature(s). A Good set.. 3 volumes: , iv, 336; 322; 322 pp. Crown 8vo.
Per OCLC, "A fictional account of an actor's journey through Scotland."Originally issued in 1827 as the final 3v part of a 9 volume memoir, which began publication in 1808. Rare, with RBH showing no sales history for this 1850 edition, and OCLC recording just two institutional holdings, of which just one is in the US.
(Inventory #: 48076)