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The McKie Collection

Stewart's Edition of Burns' Poems including a Number of Original Pieces Not Hitherto Published [1802, Glasgow]

Description:

Stewart's Edition of Burns' Poems including a Number of Original Pieces Not Hitherto Published, by Robert Burns. Glasgow: printed and sold by Thomas Stewart and A M'Gown, Booksellers, Trongate. 1802.


Binding: yellow marbled paper and green leather on board; tooled decoration; gold decoration on spine; title, place and date in gold on the spine; cream wove end-papers; laid papers.


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


Illustrations:
Engraving of "Mark our Jovial ragged Ring" after A. Carse (R. Scott), facing title page.
Engraving of Burns' bust, after I. Denholm (R. Scott), title page.
Engraving of "The Holy Fair" after A. Carse (R. Scott), facing p. 1.
Engraving of "The Cotter's Saturday Night" after A. Carse (R. Scott), facing p. 17.
Vignettes throughout.


Comment by James McKie: "A… as far as it… of Stewart & McKie… James McKie."


Other: Inscription in pencil on final page.



Dimensions:
161x100x15mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0031
Digital Number:
EAMK030031
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure