Borderlands of Glasgow
tramway guide to the countryside around the city
Corporation of Glasgow Tramway Department, 1923.
a delightful little early 20th century guide to those outlying areas of Glasgow accessible by the tram system. with six colour illustrations and black & white sketches in the text
Bridge over the Lochy at Killin, Perthshire, 29 Aug., 1824
an original pen and wash sketch.
good clean condition, mounted on thin card.
image size 24x33cm. overall size 28x38cm.
By-Gone Glasgow, sketches of vanished corners in the city and suburbs
Glasgow, Morison Brothers, 1896
Caledonia Gothica, Pugin and the Gothic revival in Scotland
[Architectural Heritage VIII]
introduction by Gavin Stamp
Edinburgh University Press, 1997.
Celtic Scotland: a History of Ancient Alban
by William F. Skene
Edinburgh, David Douglas, 1886-1890.
a superb set in fine full panelled calf bindings with gilt decoration to upper and lower boards, elaborate gilt designs to spines and gilt inner dentelles. bound by Henderson & Bissett of Edinburgh.
Centenary Edition of Wilhelm Westhofen’s ‘The Forth Bridge’
by Wilhelm Westhofen
Edinburgh, Moubray House Publishing, 1989.
a fine facsimile reprint of the original 1889 book published by ‘Engineering’ on the construction of the Forth Bridge.
includes all the original photograph illustrations