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Anderson, James R. (ed)

The burgesses & guild brethren of Glasgow 1751-1846.

Edinburgh, printed for the Scottish Record Society 1931-5.

Reference: 11486
Price: £50 [convert currency]

Full Description

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.