Scottish Life and Character.

By Dean Ramsay

Printed: Circa 1920

Publisher: Gall & Inglis.London

Dimensions 15 × 19 × 4 cm

Language: English

Size (cminches): 15 x 19 x 4

Condition: Very good  (See explanation of ratings)

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Brown binding with gilt title on the spine and black embossed design on the front board. Title page missing.

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A rare and interesting copy

This edition, of the first 1857 edition of reminiscences of Scottish life and character printed on better paper and got up in a more expensive manner including new and piquant anecdotes and a celebrated Court of Session jeu dseprit reproduced in full as an appendix (editors note). The tipped- in coloured illustrations are entitled as follows: — The Kirk Collection. (Frontispiece). The Pillar O The Kirk. A Scottish Baptism. The Weavers Shop. The Weaver. The Shepherd. The Gravedigger. The Snuffer. A Guid Gangin Plea. A Lowland Cottage. The Mutch. The Bonnet Laird. The Beadle. His Day at the Plate. The Lairds Daughter. The Reader.

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Title page missing

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