Auld Drainie and Brownie, a Reminiscence of 60 Years Ago. William Gairdner, James Pittendrigh MacGillivray, Illust.
Auld Drainie and Brownie, a Reminiscence of 60 Years Ago
Auld Drainie and Brownie, a Reminiscence of 60 Years Ago

Auld Drainie and Brownie, a Reminiscence of 60 Years Ago

Edinburgh: Privately Printed, David Douglas, 1903.

Pittendrigh MacGillivray. Limited Edition. Hardcover. 9" X 5 3/4". xii, 67pp. Edition limited to 150 copies, this being number 81. Inscribed by illustrator Pittendrigh MacGillivray and dated January 1904 to front free endpaper. Blue cloth over boards with vellum covering spine and lettered in gilt. Moderate edgewear to binding, with corners bumped in and rubbed to boards, mild scattered rubbing and rather heavy soiling to vellum. Bookseller notations pencilled to front pastedown. Pages are clean and unmarked, if a bit roughly opened. A worn but still quite nice copy of this limited edition printing of this tale in Scottish dialect by the late William Gairdner, illustrated by Pittendrigh MacGillivray in tissue guarded frontispiece and three plates. Good +. Item #1966

Price: $40.00