Anderson, James R. (ed)
The burgesses & guild brethren of Glasgow 1751-1846.
Edinburgh, printed for the Scottish Record Society 1931-5.
8vo. 7 parts, containing in all 566pp. Each part is bound in original printed wrappers as issued (covers slightly frayed at outer margins, but a clean, untrimmed set). No ownership inscription but Sir Howard Colvin’s copy.
A complete list of the burgesses and guild brethren of Glasgow over the period 1751-1846, published without editorial annotation but an essential source for the identities of Glasgow’s merchants and tradesmen in a period of very considerable commercial prosperity.