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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1453123 (stock #3658)
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A$75.00
The Poetical & Prose Works of Robert Burns was printed by Charles Daly in 1840 and it contains the story of Burns' life, his poetry and correspondence. This copy carries an inscription "C A Holmes with Mrs Macken? ? and kind regards". The gilt embossed leather binding has slight signs of wear, but the binding is still tight.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1900 item #1441889 (stock #3657)
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A$350.00
The Mauchline Ware binding on this book of poetry and letters by Robert Burns features a photographic view of the Burns Monument that overlooks the River Doon, near Alloway in Ayrshire, Scotland. Also on the front board are four Mauchline Ware prints- "Scene on the Doon", "Auld Brig O'Doon", "Alloway Kirk", and "Burns' Cottage", whilst the back board carries a larger print "The Braes of Ballochmyle". The book itself was published by Gall and Inglis in around 1865...