Dunfermline Abbey; A Poem. with Historical Notes and Illustrations.

  • Mercer, Andrew
  • Dunfermline: Printed and Sold by J. Miller 1819


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FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. ix, [iii], 184. Original grey boards, printed paper label to spine. Edges worn, spine covering and label partially defective, paper covering of boards coming loose, front joint split but most cords holding, pastedowns lifted.


A Scottish provincial printing, not a beautiful copy but in original boards. Roughly half of the book is taken up with poetry, the title poem being in several distinct parts, with the second half of the book being a primer of Scottish history with particular reference to Dunfermline. Library Hub records 8 copies.

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