Title HISTORY OF GEORGE HERIOT'S HOSPITAL, WITH A MEMOIR OF THE FOUNDER, TOGETHER WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE HERIOT FOUNDATION SCHOOLS.
Publisher Edinburgh 1859
Seller ID 4547396121
xxii(1)390pp. First ptd 1845, this is called a new ed. Offered w/Steven's book is Bedford, Frederic W. Supplement to Third Edition of History of George Heriot's Hospital, & the Heriot Foundation Schools. Edinburgh, 1878, 4,82pp. A sumptuous pair, each w/Heriot's gilt emblemature on cvr. Butterscotch calf w/mild abrasions to the gilt on bkstrp panels. Lea. cvrs are tight, but the front cvr features a 1" split at both top & bottom. Marbled e.p., all edges gilt. Incls bio., ftspc port., double-p. map, genealogy chart, etc. Two copies of this edition on line at two hundred or more. No Earlier editions of Heriot offered with Bedford's supplement nor offered at all. Matter of fact, Bedford's book located in just two U.S. lib per OCLC (10/13). (4547396121)
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