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Robert Burns

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, Dublin Edition, 1787

Period:
18th Century
Description:

This is the pirated Belfast edition with the name of a Dublin publisher, William Gilbert, it also appeared in 1789.

 

This book is bound in plain white leather with red title on the spine, and features an oval reverse portrait of Burns on the frontispiece, after Naysmyth.

Place of Production:
Great George's Street, Dublin
Materials/Media:
paper, leather boards
Dimensions:
105mm x 170mm
Source:
Robert Burns House, Dumfries
Accession number:
DUMFM:1935.69.8
Digital Number:
BHBN074n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council