Place Published: [Edinburgh]
Publisher: Royal Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in Scotland
Date Published: 1876
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.
Sunset on the Solway Sands - Storm Rising - Horsemen Huntin Salmon - Sam Bough, The Supper Party at Redgauntlet's Cottage - Robert Herdman, Redgauntlet and Darsie Latimer on Their Way to Shepherd's Bush, Intercepted by Joshua Geddis - John Smart, Steenie Steenson Demanding a Receipt for His Rent from Sir Robert Redgauntlet (Wandering Willie's Tale) - WB Hole, The Smuggler Brig, "Jumping Jenny," Lying to, Delivering Her Cargo to Boats Alongside - ET Crawford, and Peter Peebles Capturing Alan Fairford - George Hay, with accompanying text. Engravers are, respecively, W. Forrest, Thomas Brown, W. Forrest, Thomas Brown, Robert Anderson, and Robert Anderson.
Good. Item #1092