Place Published: [Edinburgh]
Publisher: Royal Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in Scotland
Date Published: 1876
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
Folio. 15 x 12 inches. Original brown cloth stamped in blind and gold. Covers with black marks and corners and end worn but otherwise good. 8 pages of text, and 6 full-page steel engravings with tissue-guards. Light soling and foxing, but not on the beautiful images.
6 tissue-guarded steel-engraved plates by Sam Bough, Robert Herdman, John Smart, W.B. Hole, E.T. Crawford and George Hay.
1) Sunset on the Solway Sands - Storm Rising - Horsemen Huntin Salmon - Sam Bough,
2) The Supper Party at Redgauntlet's Cottage - Robert Herdman,
3) Redgauntlet and Darsie Latimer on Their Way to Shepherd's Bush, Intercepted by Joshua Geddis - John Smart,
4) Steenie Steenson Demanding a Receipt for His Rent from Sir Robert Redgauntlet (Wandering Willie's Tale) - WB Hole,
5) The Smuggler Brig, "Jumping Jenny," Lying to, Delivering Her Cargo to Boats Alongside - ET Crawford,
6) Peter Peebles Capturing Alan Fairford - George Hay, with accompanying text. Engravers are, respecively, W. Forrest, Thomas Brown, W. Forrest, Thomas Brown - Robert Anderson.
Good. Item #1092