Title: Rills from the river of life ...
Publisher: Warne, Frederick. London, Bedford Street, Strand.
Publication Date: 1872
Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Circa 1872. 188 printed pages + 3 pages publisher's adverts at back. All edges red. Clay and Taylor, Printers, Bungay. 2.5 x 3.1 inches. Mauchline wooden sycamore plaques over original blue cloth. "Dunkeld" - the Eden of the North - Capital of Ancient Caledonia. The spectacular wooded "Pass of Killiecrankie", about 16 miles north of Dunkeld, is the site of a famous battle during the Jacobite rebellion of 1689 when the infamous 'Bonnie' Dundee met his end. One of Warne's Bijou Text-Book series. WorldCat locates just four copies, in Toronto (2), Virginia and Indiana. Not in Bondy nor Spielmann nor Welsh. Rare mauchline miniature book in unusually good condition with romantic and Jacobite associations. Seller Inventory # 5314