3 March 2004
STEVENSON, Robert Louis (1850-1894) -- BURNS, Robert (1759-1796). The Poetical Works, Alnwick: W. Davison, [?1811].
2 volumes, 12° (170 x 98mm). Engraved frontispieces and titles. 17 wood-engraved plates, wood-engraved vignettes by Thomas Bewick. (Frontispiece and title to vol. I lightly soiled.) Brown morocco gilt by Zaehnsdorf, uncut, gilt edges. Provenance: Robert Louis Stevenson (his signature on title to vol. I) -- Harry B. Smith (inserted slip) -- John Gribbel (bookplate). ASSOCIATION COPY BETWEEN TWO SCOTTISH AUTHORS OF GREAT STATURE. Egerer 130.
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