WILLIE WINKIE'S NURSERY SONGS OF SCOTLAND
Price: 100.00 USD
(Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1859), A SWEET COLLECTION OF SCOTTISH NURSERY SONGS. "There are more touches of genuine pathos, more happy poetical images, and above all, more sweet and engaging pictures of what is peculiar in the depth, softness, and thoughtfulness of our Scotch domestic affections, in this extraordinary little volume, than I have met with in any thing like the same compass since the days of Burns."-From a letter to the Edinburgh publisher. First U.S.Edition. With a frontispiece drawing and decorative borders throughout the book. 8vo, publisher's original red cloth, with lettering in gilt on the spine and upper cover, and with decorative blind stamping to the covers. 94 pp. Internally quite a pretty copy, the binding good with some chips to the spine.