The Poetical Works of Robert Burns 1868
THE POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT BURNS. Complete. With Numerous Illustrations. Published by John Dicks, London, 1868.
Robert Burns, also known familiarly as Rabbie Burns, the National Bard, Bard of Ayrshire and the Ploughman Poet and various other names and epithets, was a Scottish poet and lyricist. He is widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland and is celebrated worldwide.
Fancy darkened paper over boards and black spine cloth with gilt title, orange endpapers and large fold-out at front after endpaper. Small print with double columns per page. Several tiny dog-ear corner tip page creases at front. Heavy fore edge corner creases to rear NOTES very end section and rear cover top corner tip bump. Illustrated drawings. Just over 7 x 4-3/4 with 218 pages plus NOTES, GLOSSARY, CONTENTS and ads. Scarce in fair condition!