The Scottish Scene or, The Intelligent Man's Guide to Albyn.

Gibbon (Lewis Grassic) & Hugh MacDiarmid.

The Scottish Scene or, The Intelligent Man's Guide to Albyn.

Description: FIRST EDITION, title-page design printed in blue and pink, occasional very faint spots to borders, pp. 348, 8vo, original quarter black cloth with turquoise boards, thistle vignette to upper board stamped in gilt, backstrip lettered in gilt, top edge turquoise, other edges spotted, a few faint spots to endpapers, contemporary ownership inscription to flyleaf, dustjacket with faded backstrip panel, a little chipped and nicked with a couple of short closed tears, very good

Publication Details: Jarrolds, 1934

Notes: This precedes the more common Hutchinson issue. A survey of modern Scotland, in poetry and prose - including Gibbon's short story, 'Smeddum'. These are punctuated by the occasional 'Newsreel', which draws a collage of quotation from various periodicals.

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Price: £350

Subject: Modern First Edition

Published Date: 1934

Stock Number: 69855

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