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HELEN BURNESS CRUICKSHANK (1886-1975, Scottish Poet and Suffragette)RAMSAY, Allan. The Gentle Shepherd. A Pastoral Comedy, Edinburgh, Watt and Baillie, Leith, 1808, 4to, engraved portrait frontispiece and plates, lightly browned throughout, some light spotting and off-setting, containing a letter on headed paper belonging to Helen B. Cruickshank, 4 Hillview Terrace, Corstorphine, Edinburgh, signed and inscribed in ink by Helen B. Cruickshank, dated 4 Sept. 1951, contemporary half morocco, spine gilt, extremities rubbed, corners bumped. together with two other volumes, Johnson

Lot 77

HELEN BURNESS CRUICKSHANK (1886-1975, Scottish Poet and Suffragette)RAMSAY, Allan. The Gentle Shepherd. A Pastoral Comedy, Edinburgh, Watt and Baillie, Leith, 1808, 4to, engraved portrait frontispiece and plates, lightly browned throughout, some light spotting and off-setting, containing a letter on headed paper belonging to Helen B. Cruickshank, 4 Hillview Terrace, Corstorphine, Edinburgh, signed and inscribed in ink by Helen B. Cruickshank, dated 4 Sept. 1951, contemporary half morocco, spine gilt, extremities rubbed, corners bumped. together with two other volumes, Johnson's Dictionary and The Nature Poems of George Meredith, London, Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd, 1907, for the Chiswick Press, plates, some spotting, contemporary vellum, gilt, some soiling, spine gilt, ties lacking (3) From the Library of the late Ian Stewart (See previous lot), £50-80

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