Author: Myles Birket Foster
Publisher: London, Cassell & Company, Limited c. 1875
Monotone steel engraving by Willmore on thick wove paper, for "Picturesque Europe" (Bayard Taylor, ed.).
Sheet 310 x 230 mm, 12¼ x 9 ins.
St Mary's Abbey, Melrose, the partly ruined monastery of the Cistercian order in the Scottish Borders, beloved by Sir Walter Scott.
Myles Birket Foster RWS (1825 – 1899) was a popular English illustrator, watercolourist and engraver in the Victorian period.