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The Songs of Lady Nairne, 1911


The Songs of Lady Nairne. Carolina Oliphant, Lady Nairne (1766-1845), was a Scottish songwriter, and some of her songs remain popular in Scotland today.

Published by T. N. Foulis, Edinburgh, 1911. First edition. 

Good green hardback with gilt decoration to cover and printed illustration pasted down. Paper cover boards with linen spine. Small indent to top edge of front cover. Text uncut edges as issued, but with cut gilt top edge. Some offsetting to endpapers. Text clean with worn uncut edges. Book contains 8 tipped in colour illustrations (all present and undamaged), with guards. Occasional spotting near illustrations. An attractive little book.

Weight approximately 188g unpacked.

92pp + 4pp advertisements.

Approx Dimensions: 
175mm high x 117mm wide x 13mm deep.