Hamilton, Janet Poems of Purpose and Sketches in Prose of Scottish Peasant Life and Character in Auld Langsyne, Sketches of Local Scenes and Characters, with a Glossary
Publisher: Thomas Murray, Glasgow;
Edition: 1st Edition
Date of Publication: 1865
Stock Code: 4010
FIRST EDITION. 16 mo. 299 pp, ,3 (Reviews) , . Book Condition: Very Good. Royal blue diced cloth with gilt titles to spine and heavy gilt-tooled foliate bluebell and thistle decoration inside ruled border to boards and spine. Aeg. Cover cloth rubbed to edge with minor wear at corners and creases at spine tips; gilt to spine dull but that to boards still bright. A couple of faint stains to front pastedown; a little light foxing mainly to prelims otherwise contents clean. No annotation or inscriptions. Scarce volume comprising verse followed by essays on Scottish legends, characters and life, together with a glossary of the local dialect.