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Burns

The McKie Collection

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect [1801, Edinburgh]

Period:
18th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns, in 2 volumes. Berwick upon Tweed: printed by H. Richardson; sold by David Forbes, Edinburgh. 1801. A New Edition which includes all the poems and songs in that printed at Edinburgh in 1787, & his life & an appendix.

 

Binding: Brown leather on board; gold decoration & vol. number on spine; title looks like it has worn away from spine; cream laid end-papers; cream laid paper.

 

Illustrations: Engraving of Burns on the title page of volume 2. Occasional vignettes throughout.

 

Other: Letter pasted to front page. 26/02/1910, from J. Murison, Poplar Grove, London regarding his donation of the book.



Dimensions:
165x100x20mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0022.0001 & 0002
Digital Number:
EAMK020022
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure