The Works of Robert Burns. Volume V. [Volume 5 Only of 5]

By: Burns, Robert; edited by The Ettrick Shepherd, and William Motherwell, Esq.

Price: NZ$39.15

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Boards rubbed and worn. Spine very faded. 3" tear to cloth along rear joint. Engraved title page partly detached. Gutter split at title page and at rear hinge.; [Volume 5 only of 5 volumes]. No date (c. 1850's) . iv, 425 pages + frontis + extra engraved title page. Purple cloth covers with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Blind-stamped decorations to boards. Owner's bookplate: "Thomas Masterton". Contents of this volume: Memoir of Burns (pp 1-246) ; Poems Written in Memory of Burns (pp. 264-287) ; Strictures on Scottish Songs and Ballads, Ancient and Modern, with Anecdotes of their Authors (pp. 289-377) ; Fragments, Miscellaneous Remarks, &c. (pp. 378-402) ; Additional Poems by Burns (pp. 403-411) ; Glossary (pp. 412-425). ; 12mo

Title: The Works of Robert Burns. Volume V. [Volume 5 Only of 5]

Author Name: Burns, Robert; edited by The Ettrick Shepherd, and William Motherwell, Esq.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, A. Fullarton and Co.:

Binding: Original Cloth

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 5272