The History of Glasgow. A New Edition with Notes and Illustrations. (The History of Glasgow; or, An Account of its Origin, Rise and Progress, with a more particular Description thereof than has hitherto been known. Containing ... Collected from many antient Records, Charters, and other antient Vouchers, and from the best Historians and private Manuscripts). JOHN M'URE.
The History of Glasgow. A New Edition with Notes and Illustrations. (The History of Glasgow; or, An Account of its Origin, Rise and Progress, with a more particular Description thereof than has hitherto been known. Containing ... Collected from many antient Records, Charters, and other antient Vouchers, and from the best Historians and private Manuscripts).

The History of Glasgow. A New Edition with Notes and Illustrations. (The History of Glasgow; or, An Account of its Origin, Rise and Progress, with a more particular Description thereof than has hitherto been known. Containing ... Collected from many antient Records, Charters, and other antient Vouchers, and from the best Historians and private Manuscripts).

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.

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