Edinburgh: Mr. Andrew Symson and Mr. Robert Freebairn, 1710.
Second Edition. Full Calf. Good Condition. Item #035920
...Explaining the Difficult Words: Which may serve for a Dictionary to the Old Scottish Language. And to the whole is prefix’d an exact account of the author’s life and writings, from the best Histories and Records. The glossary was edited by Thomas Ruddiman and formed the basis for Jameson's Scottish Dictionary. Contemporary paneled calf rebacked in beige leather with 5 raised bands and title. Functional, but not the most attractive rebacking . Armorial bookplate of the Delamere House Library, Cheshire., corners lightly bumped, endpapers toned with a few small tears, a few surface scrapes. Modest age toning, foxing and offsetting throughout, heavier in a few spots, a few pencil marks in margins some wear to margins in a couple spots. Previous owner's name to endpaper with a few pencil notes. With the list of subscribers. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Text is clean and unmarked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Poetry; Classics (Latin & Greek); Antiquarian & Rare; Inventory No: 035920.