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English Literature and History Lot 27


[BIBLE IN GAELIC] LEABHRAICHE AN T-SEANN TIOMNAIDH.....[EDINBURGH], 1783-1801. First edition, 4 vols 8vo, complete, occasional light browning, contemporary half calf, rubbed. Scarce, ESTC T154564. Our copy matches the B.L. copy thus: Vol.2 dated 1787; vol.3 dated 1801 and bears the name of Alastoir Smellie in the imprint; vol. 4 dated 1786 and bears the names of Uilliam Smellie and W. Gray in the imprint. An incomplete copy of a 1767 edition (not called for) has been added as a supplemental 'vol 5' to the set. Plus: LAW, THOMAS GRAVES [EDITOR] - THE NEW TESTAMENT IN SCOTS, BEING PURVEY'S REVISION OF WYCLIFFE'S VERSION TURNED INTO SCOTS BY MURDOCH NISBET c.1520. Edinburgh and London, Blackwood, 1901-03-05. First edition, 3 vols, 8vo, (complete), folding coloured frontispiece to vol 1. Full contemporary red morocco, an attractive set (8)

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