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Burns

The McKie Collection

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect [1805, Edinburgh][2]

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns. Edinburgh: printed by Thomas Turnbull, for Denham & Dick, College-Street. 1805. "With his Life and Character".


Binding: blue-grey card cover, attached by tape to the spine; title, author, and date on the spine; blue-cream laid end-papers.

 

Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", on the title page. James McKie private number number "117"

 

Comment by James McKie: "…just 'another the same', as the two similar Ed of 1806 with imperfect again…James M'Kie".

 

Other annotations: "…Lyon", black ink on inside cover. "Life…", pencil on initial pages. Pencil sketch of landscape, facing title page.

Dimensions:
153x97x16mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0052
Digital Number:
EAMK030052
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure