The Ayrshire Legatees; or, The Pringle Family. by the author of “Annals of the Parish”, etc.
Edinburgh, printed for William Blackwood, 1821
Select Views of the River Clyde
engraved by Joseph Swan, from drawings by Mr. J. Fleming.
with historical and descriptive illustrations by John M. Leighton
Glasgow, Joseph Swan, 1830
a fine early 19th century plate book, illustrating and describing the River Clyde from its source to the lower reaches of the Firth of Clyde .
a companion volume to ‘Select Views of Glasgow and its Environs’, by the same author and illustrator.
Ancient Ballads and Songs of the North of Scotland, hitherto unpublished
with explanatory notes, by Peter Buchan, corresponding member of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland
Edinburgh, printed for W & D Laing, and J.Stevenson….., 1828.
a very attractive set bound in full tan calf with green title labels to spines.
Glasgow, Fifty Drawings
Glasgow, James Maclehose, 1911.
this limited edition of only 200 numbered copies contains all fifty monochrome plates plus three duplicate plates in colour, all mounted onto heavy paper, preceded by the 26 page descriptive text by A.H. Chateris.
This valuable artistic record of Glasgow in the early 20th century is especially interesting as it contains views of industrial and commercial interest as well as street scenes, etc.
History of the Kings & Queens of England….[chap books]
from the reign of William the Conqueror to Victoria the First. Part I
History of the Kings & Queens of England and Scotland: from the reign of James the First to Victoria the First. Part II
two 24 page 19th century chap books. wood cut illustrations to title-page.