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The McKie Collection

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect [1808, Paisley]

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns. Glasgow: Printed by D. M'Kenzie for Robert Smith & Co. Paisley. 1808.


Binding: Brown leather on board; tooled decoration; gold decoration on the spine; author and date on the spine; blue-grey laid end-papers; cream laid papers.


Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", on the title page. James McKie private library number "143".


Comment by McKie: "A reprint of the Kilmarnock first Edition - rare - so rare that it is not …to any Burnsiana Collection. James McKie".


Other annotation: "P.J. Black", ink, first page.

Dimensions:
127x71x12mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0067
Digital Number:
EAMK030067
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure