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The McKie Collection

Poems Ascribed to Robert Burns, The Ayrshire Bard [1801, Glasgow]

Description:

Poems Ascribed to Robert Burns, The Ayrshire Bard, Not Contained in any Edition of His Works Hitherto Published, by Robert Burns. Glasgow: printed by Chapman & Lang for Thomas Stewart. 1801.


Binding: Brown leather and marbled paper on board; tooled decoration on the leather; name, publisher and date in gold on spine; cream laid end-papers; cream paper, watermarked (p.11, "799").


Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", on title page. James McKie private library number "67".


Illustrations: Occasional vignettes


Comment by James McKie: "This volume consists of the pieces which appeared in the chapbooks published by Stewart in 1799 & 1800, for a notice regarding these, see pages 82 & 175 McKie's Popular Ed. Of Burns vol. 2. JM'Kie."


Other: Pencil marks throughout.

Dimensions:
214x133x8mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0024.0000
Digital Number:
EAMK030024
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure