[Volume II only] Ancient Scotish Poems, Never Before in Print. But Now Published from the Ms. Collections of Sir Richard Maitland, of Lethington, Knight, Lord Privy Seal of Scotland, and a Senator of the College of Justice.

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Volume two only of two volumes. Spine missing. Blank corner torn from front free endpaper. Boards rubbed and worn. Rubber stamp on title page: "Melchet Court Romsey". Moderate foxing. Some dampstains to upper corners of leaves.; NB: Volume Two only of Two volumes. [vi], (181) - 544 pages (After the three preliminary leaves, the pagination begins at page 181, continuing on from the first volume). Title continues: "Comprising Pieces Written from about 1420 till 1586. With Large Notes, and a Glossary." Includes at rear Appendix, Glossary, Contents, Words not Understood, and Additions and Corrections. The prefatory material to the first volume (not present) had a lengthy "Essay on the origin of Scotish poetry" and a "List of Scotish Poets, with remarks". Contemporary papered boards. Spine missing. Dimensions: 196 x 131mm. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: [Volume II only] Ancient Scotish Poems, Never Before in Print. But Now Published from the Ms. Collections of Sir Richard Maitland, of Lethington, Knight, Lord Privy Seal of Scotland, and a Senator of the College of Justice.

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Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Printed for Charles Dilly: 1786

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 4767

Keywords: Scottish Scotland History Literature