Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush by MacLaren (ca. 1894)
Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush. By Ian MacLaren, Donohue, Henneberry & Co., Chicago.
Fiction - Short Stories
A book of short stories by Ian Maclaren's published in 1894. It became a hugely popular bestseller. The stories in the book recount some of MacLaren's experiences as a Free Church minister in rural Perthshire and blends humour and pathos with racy Scots dialogue.
Solid binding with nice cover, some minor soil stains, lite corner bump and sun to spine. Nice clean pages with owner name 1898 date at front endpaper. No publish date on book. About 7-1/2 x 5 with 258 pp.