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Burns

The McKie Collection

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

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns.Glasgow: printed by W. Lang, for Cameron & Co, Trongate. 1804."With his Life and Character. Embellished with an elegant head"


Binding: paper on board; cream wove end-paper; cream wove paper, unevenly/roughly cut.


Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", on the title page & first page. James McKie private library number "109"


Illustration: Engraving of Burns after Nasmyth (MacKenzie), facing the title page.


Comment by James McKie: "These are the pieces which appeared in the Edin Ed with a very short Life. James M'Kie."


Other annotations: "George Thomson | Edinburgh", "George Thomson | Edinburgh", front page. "2/-", pencil, inside back cover.

Dimensions:
157x100x14mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0048
Digital Number:
EAMK030048
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure