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Author Name    Malloch, D. Macleod.

Title   THE BOOK OF GLASGOW ANECDOTE.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good -

Jacket Condition   Good-

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Edinburgh Foulis 1912

Seller ID   29850

396 pp + (7) pp publisher's advertising, 8 1/4" H. Oatmeal-coloured cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board, top edge gilt, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. 34 b&w illustrations with tissue guards, and colour frontispiece, tipped in, plus double page b&w "Plan of Glasgow in 1783" (collated). Chapter headings: Introductory; Concerning some Glasgow Men and Women; The Amusements of the People; Alarms and Excursions; Humour; Municipal; The Commerce of Glasgow; Concerning Banking; The University; Law in Glasgow; The Medical Profession; The Church. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, browning to fore-edge of text block - lighter on bottom of text block, light browning to edges of boards and very light on spine. Dust jacket has small edge pieces missing - mostly at top rear edge, light edge browning - darker on spine, light rubbing and small edge tear to front panel illustration, minor soiling, a few small edge tears, protected in a paper-backed mylar sleeve.

Glasgow,  Scotland,  Biography,  Humour,  Commerce,  Banking,  Bankers,  Glasgow  University,  Medical  Profession,  Doctors,  Law,  Lawyers,  Church,  Churchmen,  Municipal,  James  Watt,  Robert  Simson,  David  Dale,  Sir  John  Moore,  Thomas  Campbell,  Sir  Colin  Campbell,  Kirkman  Finlay,  Clementina  Walkinshaw,  Prince  Charlies,  J.H.  Alexander,  Theatre,  Sir  Archibald  Alison,  Hawkie,  Andrew  Cochrane,  James  Lumsden,  Alexander  Spiers,  Elderslie,  James  Baird,  Cambusdoon,  Baird  Trust,  James  Merry,  Ironmasters,  Robert  Carrick,  Ship  Bank,  Robert  Gourlay,  Sir  D.  MacAlister,  George  Buchanan,  John  Caird,  Edward  Caird,  R.C.  Jebb,  Lord  Kelvin,  Sir  David  Rae,  Lord  Eskgrove,  James  Mackenzie,  Dr.  Peter  Lowe,  Glasgow  Faculty  Of  Physicians  And  Surgeons,  Dr.  James  Adams,  Zachary  Boyd,  Rev.  P.  McAdam  Muir,  Edward  Irving,  Dr.  Chalmers,  Dr.  Norman  MacLeod,  Backward  Glances,  Banks,  Bridgegate,  Clyde,  Clydeside  Cameos,  David  Dale,  Glasgow  Arms  Bank,  Circuit  Court,  College  Of  Glasgow,  Green,  McNair,  Robertson,  Royal  Bank,  Trials,  John  Strang. 

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