Glasgow. Printed by Hutchison & Brookman, for D. MacVean and J. Wylie & Co. 1830. tall8vo, 24.5cm, xii,376p., engraved title vignette & engraved frontis portrait of the author facing the reproduction of the title-page from the original edition ("A View of the City of Glasgow..." by John M'Ure, alias Campbell, Glasgow, 1736) and with 3 engraved plates and 3 wood-engravinged text illustrations, in the original quarter blue cloth backed boards, expertly restored with the original paper title label, engraved armorial bookplate, a fine copy. (Tr). Item #40573
Lowndes VI-1447; vide Cox III-197. This is a reprint of the original 1736 edition by M'Ure, who is known as the first historian of Glasgow. This work is referred to in many subsequent histories of the city.