Scots Ballads

BURNS, Robert (Limner)

BURNS, Robert (Limner) Scots Ballads

Seeley Service Co. Ltd., 1939.

First edition, limited issue, number 194 of 320 copies, only 300 of which were available for sale. Printed on japanese vellum. Folio. Quarter cream cloth over black paper boards, paper title label to the spine. Top edge gilt. Complete with original glassine. Thirty nine beautiful full page black and white illustrations. A near fine copy, touch of fading to the top edge.

A very handsome production, Burns's illustrations and calligraphic text being stunning and dramatic blends of Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Arts & Crafts styles, which complement the ballads perfectly. The five traditional Scottish ballads include "Twa Corbies" and "The Cruelle Sister".

Stock ID: 45372

£225.00

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