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Edinburgh: T.C. and E.C. Jack, 1896. Edited by W.E. Henley and T.F. Henderson. Frontispieces. Illustrated with etchings by William Hole as well as other reproductions. Title pages in red and black. 4 thick volumes, blue morocco leather, gilt stamped inner dentelles and spines, top page edges gilt, bound by Charles E. Lauriat. Edinburgh, T.C. and E.C. Jack, 1896. A near fine set.
Aberdeen: Wyllie & Son, 1886. With descriptive and historical notes by Munro. Thin 4to, original dark blue beveled cloth lettered in gilt (spine quite chipped, but neatly repaired; inner hinge repaired), uncut edges, t.e.g. Aberdeen: D. Wyllie & Son, 1886. First edition. Interior fine, overall very good.
London: J. Cary, 1794. 4to, profusely illustrated with hand-colored maps in detailed scale. Rebound brown morocco-backed marbled boards with gilt decorated spines and red leather label. London: J. Cary, 1794. First edition. Light foxing and offsetting, else near fine. Page 62 and 80 are not present, as issued. On Which are Carefully Laid Down All the Direct and Principal Cross Roads, the Course of the Rivers and Navigable Canals, Cities, Market and Borough Towns, Parishes, and Most Considerable Hamlets, Parks.....
London: Longmans, 1817. Ornamented with Churchyard's arms, a facsimile of his writing, and a facsimile of his signature. 211pp., small 8vo, 3/4 calf, red leather spine label, raised bands; rear hinge neatly mended, light foxing on flyleaf. London: Longman, Hurst, 1817. Very good (+). 16th-century writings by Thomas Churchyard, English soldier of fortune and writer.
Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1912. Illustrated throughout with color plates by James Riddel. xxiv, 377 pages. Short thick 4to, original blue cloth with gilt-stamped pictorial cover and spine, top edge gilt. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1912. First edition. Spine ends a bit worn and rear cover scuffed, still a very good(+) copy.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1886. Volume 4 only (from the 10 volumes set). 260-515 pages. 4to, original white printed wrappers; chipped at spine ends. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1886). Limited first edition -- number 309 of 1000 copies. White wrappers are a chipped at spine ends; bookplate on front endpaper, else internally clean and fine. One volume from this massive compilation of ballads, some hitherto unpublished, including many by William Motherwell.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1889. Volumes 5 & 6 only (from the 10 volumes set). 1-254; 255-521 pages. 4to, original white printed wrappers. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1889). Limited first edition -- number 309 of 1000 copies. White wrappers are a chipped at spine ends; bookplate on front endpaper, else internally clean and fine. Two volumes, with continuous pagination, from this massive compilation of ballads, some hitherto unpublished, including many by William Motherwell.
Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1888. 2 vols. 8vo, maroon cloth, spine ends and edges of corners of both volumes lightly worn, vol. II unopened. some pencil marks in margins and pencil notations on last blank page of vol. I, top margin of introduction crudely repaired with tape. Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1888.
Baltimore: F. Lucas, 1812. Illustrated with some small woodcut vignettes. x, , 6-316pp. Short 8vo, original calf (well-rubbed and worn at edges; both joints repaired; light but persistent foxing throughout; page edges somewhat soft and with a handful of tears, several with some loss of text). Baltimore: F. Lucas, printed by G. Dobbin & Murphy, 1812. First edition. A very good(-) copy of this scarce American imprint, featuring 140 Irish and Scottish airs.
London: Welcome Historical Medical Museum, 1932. 2 volumes. Frontispiece, illustrated. 852pp. 8vo, gilt-stamped blue cloth (tape on base of spine), t.e.g. London: Welcome Historical Medical Museum, 1932. Second edition. Ex-lib. Very good. Traces fully and accurately the history of medicine in Scotland from the earliest times to the present. GM 6541.