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The McKie Collection

The Poems of Robert Burns [1808, Musselburgh]

Period:
19th Century
Description:

The Poems of Robert Burns, by Robert Burns. Musselburgh: Printed by and for J. Findlay. 1808. A new edition.


Binding: blue-black leather on boards; tooled decoration; gold decoration on the spine; author & date on the spine; marbled end-papers; cream paper with red edges.


Marks: Embossed "Burns Monument Kilmarnock", on the title page. James McKie private library number "145".


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


Comment by McKie: "Trifling as this may seem …! JM'Kie."

Dimensions:
108x71x17mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
BU_C.0068
Digital Number:
EAMK030068
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure