Notices and documents illustrative of the literary history of Glasgow, during the greater part of last century
by [Duncan, William Jones.]
Glasgow, 1831. 4to, pp. xii, , 143, ; engraved medallion frontispiece by John Horsburgh; contemporary paneled calf with blindstamped borders, gilt-ruled spine, red and green morocco labels, city crest of Glasgow blindstamped onto upper cover, marbled edges and endpapers; hinges starting, frontispiece offset on title page; a good copy. With a presentation inscription to "The Rev. John Jameson D. D. with Mr. Wm. Smith's best Respects," on flyleaf. This work is concerned particularly with the history of printing, and is the first attempt at a comprehensive bibliography of Foulis Press works. It also includes a catalogue of pictures, drawings, prints, statues, and busts executed at the University of Glasgow.
(Inventory #: 48722)
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