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Burns

The McKie Collection

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect [1807, Edinburgh]

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns. Edinburgh: Printed for Robert Hutcheson, Glasgow, by Abernethy & Walker. 1807. "With an Account of his Life, and a Glossary"


Binding: Marbled paper and black leather on boards; tooled decoration; gold decoration on the spine; title, author and date on the spine; cream laid end-papers; cream wove paper with speckled edges.


Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", on the title page. James McKie private library number "136".


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


Comment by James McKie: "Nothing of import to note about this Edn just 'another of the same' it has not the Jolly Beggars. James M'Kie."



Dimensions:
141x92x19mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0061
Digital Number:
EAMK030061
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure