Full Report of Robert Burns' Anniversary Banquet Held At Timaru, January, 25th, 1900

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Wrappers faded. Staples rusted. Some staining to lower margins of leaves.; Scarce. Not found in Bagnall. 12 pages. Pink printed wrappers. Page dimensions: 211 x 141mm. Text in double columns. "The following complete report of the speeches delivered at the BURNS ANNIVERSARY BANQUET - is Reprinted fom the 'Morning Post.'" - page 1. "There is always the impression abroad that poor Burns was a sinner above the average. Many having no higher idea of him than that he was a jovial intemperate rhyming ploughman. Much as I admire and adore him, I do not hold Burns up for a saint, or a man without faults. But I maintain that Burns had many virtues." - page 5, from the toast by James Craigie. Members of the Celebration Committee: S. Anderson; John Crerar; James Craigie; T. V. Dalgliesh; James Lillico; D. Shaw; Alexander Sinclair; T. D. Young.

Title: Full Report of Robert Burns' Anniversary Banquet Held At Timaru, January, 25th, 1900

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Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: [Timaru], "Morning Post" Print: 1900

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 22032