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Burns

The McKie Collection

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect [1790, Belfast]

Period:
18th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns. Belfast: William Magee, No. 9 Bridge Street,1790.

 

Binding: Brown leather on board; title, date & place in gold on the spine; marbled end-papers; beige laid paper.

 

Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", on the title page. McKie private library number "20".

 

Illustrations:  Engraving of Burns, after Nasmyth (reversed) facing title page.

 

Comment by James McKie: "A reprint of the first Edinburgh Edition. James M'Kie."

Dimensions:
172x101x25mm [12mo]
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0008.0000