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Stewart's Edition of Burns' Poems Including a Number of Original Pieces Never Before Published with Life and Character [1802, Glasgow]

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Stewart's Edition of Burns' Poems Including a Number of Original Pieces Never Before Published with Life and Character, by Robert Burns. Glasgow: printed by Niven, Napier and Rhull for T. Stewart and A Macgoun. 1802. "Embellished with Engravings. To which is added an Appendix consisting of his correspondence with Clarinda etc"

 

Binding: Brown leather on board; tooled decoration; title on spine; marbled end-papers; greenish laid paper with red (silvered?) edges.

 

Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", title page.


Illustration:
Engraving of Burns' bust, after I. Denholm (R. Scott), title page.
Engraving of "The Holy Fair" after A. Carse (R. Scott), facing p. 5
Engraving of "The Cotter's Saturday Night" after A. Carse (R. Scott), facing p. 21
Some vignettes.


Other: "Thomas Hillhouse | Kilmarnock"
"Stewarts Edition. Burns Poems 1802 - Presented by Mr. Thomas Hillhouse. KilmK." Paper slip, pp.76-77



Dimensions:
149x95x30mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0034
Digital Number:
EAMK030034
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure