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Burns

The McKie Collection

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect [1806, London]

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns. London: printed by Macpherson and Boyle, Covent-Garden. 1806."With his Life and Character"

 


Binding: Brown cloth and leather on boards; tooled decoration; gold decoration on spine; author, date and title on spine; cream wove end-papers; cream wove paper (textured).

 

Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", title page. James McKie private library number "126".

 

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

 

Comment by James McKie: "This is a very rare Edition neither Mr Gibson nor myself knew of it when 'The Burns Calendar' [BU_L.0207.0000] was published. James M'Kie"

Dimensions:
189x115x25mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0056
Digital Number:
EAMK030056
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure