Brown, Robert Dunmoor The Historical Scotish Village and Other Pastorals Vol. 5…

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Brown, Robert Dunmoor

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Brown, Robert Dunmoor Crauford The Historical Scotish Village and Other Pastorals Vol. 5…

Edinburgh John, Anderson Jun., 1832

8vo. (21x13.5cm) but collates in 4’s. A-Q 1-4. Title page + 125 pages of text + errata leaf. This volume contains Carlop Green in 1793 and five other poems. The title leaf to the second poem (Peggy’s Myll at Carlops) is misbound three leaves before the end of the first work, but the texts are complete.

This is the second work in this volume. The first has a title page;-

Carlop Green, or Equality Realized… The Second Edition…

Edinburgh, John, Anderson Jun., 1832

However it does not contain Carlop Green (which is in the second work in the volume, described above), but is mainly taken up with a complete long poem ‘Linton Green, or the Third Market-Day in June 1685, OS’. At the end of this text is printed ‘END OF VOLUME FORTH’.

This volume collates;- title page, a&b 1-4, A-U 1-4, X1-2.

At the back of the volume are bound some extracts from journals.

The works are clearly legible throughout, but some pages are creased and spotted.

The volume is ex-library, with a small stamp on the front endpaper, over-stamped ’Cancelled’ and the same two stamps on one other page.

Bound with paper covered boards and a cloth spine, the binding worn and marked, but solid. A paper label on the spine with the handwritten inscription ‘Brown of (?) Vl. 4,5.’


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