The birthplace of Robert Burns
- The birthplace of Robert Burns
Information from accompanying cards:. With a painting concealed under the gilt of the fore edges of each volume ... the birthplace of Robert Burns, depicting a farm scene.
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Burns, Robert, 1759-1796
ScotlandSouth Ayrshire (county)Ayr
- 1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred , May 1951.
- Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1825-1827.
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Jones's cabinet edition of select British poets, vol. 2
Additional information: Depicts the birthplace of poet Robert Burns, "Burns' Cottage," in Alloway, Scotland.
- Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
- Call #:
PR1173 .J6 1827x