2 volumes: 190, 182 p.; 12 cm. Contemporary dark green morocco spines with marbled paper over boards. Five spine compartments between double gilt rules; gilt-tooled title in second compartment of each volume: Burns' Works. Former owner's name on front free endpaper of each volume: T.S. Dysart. Numbered in an old hand on the front fixed endpapers No. 18 and No. 19 respectively. Error in pagination: vol. 1 p. 190 misnumbered 90. Contents: Vol. 1: The Life of Robert Burns -- Glossary -- Poems, Chiefly Scottish: Moral, Religious and Perceptive -- Pathetic, Elegaic, and Descriptive -- Familiar and Epistolary; Vol. 2: Humorous, Satirical, Epigrammatical, and Miscellaneous -- Songs and Ballads. A very scarce edition of Robert Burns' poetry. In Very Good- Condition: slight loss of leather at head and tail of vol. 1; edges rubbed; boards of vol. 1 rubbed more heavily; corners rubbed with loss of paper from lower corner of vol. 1 back board; light foxing throughout; otherwise pages are clean and tight. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Poetical Works of Robert Burns, ...
Publisher: James B. Dow
Publication Date: 1834
Book Condition: Very Good -
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