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Burns

The McKie Collection

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

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns. Edinburgh: Printed for Denham & Dick by Thomas Oliver. 1805.


Binding: brown leather on boards; author and date on the spine; plain laid end-papers; cream wove paper.


Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", on the title page. James McKie private library number "116".


Illustrations: Engraving of Burns after Nasmyth, facing the title page. Vignette on the title page.


Comment by James McKie: "See end leaf. JM'Kie". "…4/ for this volume. JM'Kie. 'This not mentioned' in Laudoues' was the … or the …by the … (in Dublin) in selling it me. The Life is another reprint of previous …James McKie"

 

Other annotations: Some ink annotations on title page and initial pages, which have been scraped away.



Dimensions:
142x91x22mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0051
Digital Number:
EAMK030051
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure