The Old Country Houses of the Old Glasgow Gentry. One Hundred Photographs by Annan, of Well Known Places in the Neighbourhood of Glasgow, with Descriptive Notices of the Houses and the Families. .
Glasgow: James Maclehose, 1870. Limited Edition [120 copies]. Quarter red leather with green/gilt hardback cloth cover. 330mm x 270mm (13" x 11"). [280pp + index.]. 100 photographic plates; 2 maps...the most full and exact account...that has ever been published, much of the information contained in which appears now for the first time. Additional insert describing the content and listing the houses photographed stating that the cost of publishing the work was so high that purchase should only be made by applying to the publisher and was not available to 'trade'. Includes: Aikenhead House, Annfield, Auchinraith, Auchintoshan house, Auldhouse, Ballancleroch, Bardowie, Barlanark, Bedlay House, Bellahouston, Belvidere House, Blythswood House, Bredisholme, Cadder House, Calder Park, Campbellfield, Capelrig, Carbeth Guthrie, Carntyne House, Castlemilk, Cathkin, Cessnock, Clober House, Cochna, Cowlairs, Craigend Castle, Carighead, Craigmaddie, Criagpark House, Craigton, Crossbasket, Dalbeth, Daldowie, Dalmarnock House, Dalmuir House, Drumpellier, Easterhill House, Edinbarnet, Eldinbarnet, Elderslie House, Farme, Gairbraid, Gallowflat, Garnkirk House, Garscadden, Garscube, Gartferry House, Gartsherrie, Germiston, Gilmorehill, Glenarbuck, Golfhill House, Greenbank, Greenfield House, Haggs Castle, Hallside, Househill, Ibroxhill, Jordanhill, Kelvinbank House, Kelvingrove House, Kelvinside, Kenmure, Killermont, Kilmardinny, Landside, Long Calderwood, Lynn, Mains, Milheugh, Meadow Park House, Milliken House, Moore Park, Mountblow, Mount Vernon, Newton, Northwoodside House, Orbiston House, Plantation, Petershill, Pollock House, Possil, Ralston, Ralston, Rosebank, Ruchill, Scotstoun, Shield Hall, Shawfield, Slatefield, Springbank, Stobcross House, Thronbank House, Tollcross, Wellshot, Westburn, Wetthorn House, Whitehill House, Wolfe's House, York Hill; map of Glasgow 1776; map of Glasgow 1807.. G : in Good condition. Red Turkey Morocco with gilt/cloth covers. Corners rubbed and bumped. Wear and splitting to spine particularly to head and tail. Foxing throughout. Pages heavily foxed but the photographs themselves generally do not appear to have been heavily affected. Dampstaining to rear pages (again not impinging on plates). Teg .
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Keywords: Photography Scotland History