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University of Glasgow Old and New 1450-1891. Edited by William Stewart M.A. D.D.Illustrated with Views and Portraits in Photogravure. Published under the saction of The Senate of the University

by Stewart, William [ed.]

Condition: G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Rubbed and bumped corners and spine. Content VG. Bookplate: Library of the Institute


Glasgow: T. & R. Annan. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Rubbed and bumped corners and spine. Content VG. Bookplate: Library of the Institute of Accountants and Actuaries of Glasgow. Pages uncut. Some discolouration to edges. Light foxing. Teg. 1891. Limited Edition [97/350]. Black/gilt hardback cloth cover. 410mm x 320mm (16" x 13"). 145pp. 35 Views and 42 Portraits. Thomas Annan had studios in Glasgow from 1855, and in Hamilton before moving to Edinburgh. He worked first with the calotype process and later with the collodion process, then the gravure process. His work included copies of famous paintings, portraits of Glasgow University professors and a documentary series of photographs of old closes of Glasgow. .


  • Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: L0112a
  • Title: University of Glasgow Old and New 1450-1891. Edited by William Stewart M.A. D.D.Illustrated with Views and Portraits in Photogravure. Published under the saction of The Senate of the University
  • Author: Stewart, William [ed.]
  • Format/binding:Black/gilt hardback cloth cover
  • Book condition: Used - G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Rubbed and bumped corners and spine. Content VG. Bookplate: Library of the Institute
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Limited Edition [97/350]
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: T. & R. Annan
  • Place: Glasgow
  • Date published: 1891
  • Keywords: Photography, Scotland, Architecture, Cornucopia - Books for Gifts
  • Bookseller catalogs: Photography;
  • Subjects: PHOTOGRAPHY / General;


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