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Authors
Pitcairn, Robert
Publisher
William Tait
Date of publication
1833
Identifying characteristics
A very good copy bound in later (ca. late nineteenth century) half brown morocco; the spines with five raised bands, titled and numbered, gilt, across second and third compartments, dated, gilt, at foot; rubbed in places; foot of Vol.1 worn with chipping; corners and edges rubbed; brown cloth sides; all edges speckled, printed in pink and blue; later marbled endpapers printed in matching colours, with earlier engraved armorial book-plate affixed to front paste-down; occasional marginal notes in pencil (esp. p.443 Vol.3); some foxing, spotting and light tanning throughout.
Date of theft report
Location of theft
McNaughtan's Bookshop, 3A & 4A Haddington Place, Edinburgh EH7 4AE Scotland UK
Date of theft
10-24 July
Police report number
Police Scotland incident no. 484
Recovered
no
Anonymity
no