Castle Douglas Scotland, "The Advertiser" Steam Press Works. Gilt Lettered Green Cloth, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. No marks or signatures - but has been used a little! Harvie Brown (Author of many NH books) opposite title page. Original entire letter from James Ledderdale, Writer, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbright to Robert Gordon 1844 on behalf of tenant John Anderson of Blackerne Farm, Buittle. This lot consists of unbound direct photocopies taken from the copy letter book of the Inspector of the Poor John Hunter from 1870 until 1877. Keywords: Geology Scotland Scottish Highlands Geological Essays Fife Harris Lewis Outer Hebrides Illustrated Card covers.
Bound cloth volume of the 4 quarterly issues for 1907. Contains articles on Kirkmaiden, smuggling in the Solway and the mailcoach disaster in a snowstorm in 1831 ! "Official" binding in wine cloth with gilt titling. Some wear to spine and dusty with few finger marks but tight and collectable. Boards illustrated together with other matching volumes I am listing - listed separately). which I will have to do, tho at the same I consider you will give me a truthful account yourself of all your sources of income without giving the going the length of your employers. An original certificate recognising Francis Henderson of Whitecroft Esq. Somwaht bronwed; the folds have been strengthened with archival tape. admission to be a Burges of the Burgh of Kirkcudbright. Legibility largely good though some text a little blotchy. I have two sets of photocopies of this letter book for sale. I am writing you as I am in duty bound, Yours truly, Jno Hunter Inspector (of the Poor).