Lot 73: BURNS, ROBERT Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect. Edinburgh: Printed for the author and sold by William Creech, 1787. Fi...
January 11, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect. Edinburgh: Printed for the author and sold by William Creech, 1787. First Edinburgh edition. Full tan calf, all edges gilt. Portrait, half-title, xlviii, 368, with "stinking" on page 263 and "Boxburgh" on page xxxvii. Bookplate of Nelson Doubleday, losses and repairs to binding, some spots but very clean overall.
C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
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