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Burns

The McKie Collection

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect [1804, Edinburgh]

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns. Edinburgh: printed by John Turnbull, High-street for Cameron & Co. Trongate, Glasgow. 1804."With his Life and Character"


Binding: marbled paper and blue leather on boards; tooled decoration; gold decoration on the spine; title and date on the spine in gold; marbled end-papers; cream wove paper with speckled edges.


Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock" on the title page; James McKie  private library number "108"

 

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

 

Comment by James McKie: "This is just a duplicate of the previous Ed with a different imprint…James M'Kie."



Dimensions:
144x90x12mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0047
Digital Number:
EAMK030047
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure