A Selection of Books by Various artists

A selection of nearly three hundred volumes including Baconiana and other seventeenth century books, finely illustrated works, mostly of the early nineteenth century, on topography, travel, and natural history, the Chiswick collection of British poets (100 volumes: 1822), Chalmer's British Essayists (38 volumes: 1823), and other miscellaneous nineteenth century books.


Details

Acquired in:
1959
Bequeathed by:
Susanna Shaxby Payne through The Art Fund

Venue details

National Library of Scotland George IV Bridge, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1EW 0131 623 3700 www.nls.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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