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The Resource The land of Lorne : including the Cruise of the "Tern" to the Outer Hebrides, by Robert Buchanan ; in two volumes

The land of Lorne : including the Cruise of the "Tern" to the Outer Hebrides, by Robert Buchanan ; in two volumes

Label
The land of Lorne : including the Cruise of the "Tern" to the Outer Hebrides
Title
The land of Lorne
Title remainder
including the Cruise of the "Tern" to the Outer Hebrides
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Buchanan ; in two volumes
Creator
Contributor
Honoree
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Portrait of the land and seascapes of the islands of the Outer Hebrides on the west coast of Scotland by Robert Buchanan, which he dedicated to Princess Louise, daughter of Queen Victoria, as his "wedding gift" on the occasion of her marriage, March 21, 1871, to John Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll.
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA880.L9
LC item number
B9 1871
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Buchanan recounts his yachting experiences among the islands, aboard his yacht, the "Tern," and includes some of his poems in praise of the Scottish landscape and people. Cf. Ch. 1, "Prologue to Princess Louise."
Label
The land of Lorne : including the Cruise of the "Tern" to the Outer Hebrides, by Robert Buchanan ; in two volumes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Printer from t.p. verso: "London: Printed by William Clowes and Sons, Stamford Street and Charing Cross."
  • Illustrations: title vignette is a sketch of the "Tern," signed "PC"; frontispiece in each of the two volumes, is an original black-and-white photographic print affixed to verso of front endpaper: "Artornish Castle" by Thomas Stephenson in v. 1, "Loch Coruisk, Skye" in v. 2
  • Published later, in 1883, under title: The Hebrides isles
  • "A small portion of the 'Cruise of the Tern' has appeared in print before."--Prefatory note
  • Part of the Saga of Haco the king, translated by R. Buchanan, v. 2, p. 168-197
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Lccn
03028709
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: publisher's green cloth binding, panelled in black, with small black corner-pieces; gold-stamped centerpiece of the monogram of Prince Louise, below a crown; gold-stamped spine title "The Land of Lorne. Buchanan. Vol. I[-II]" above a gold-stamped drawing of the "Tern;" chocolate brown coated endpapers. Both vols. housed together in modern beige cloth clamshell box.
Other physical details
ill. (photographic prints)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02405804
  • ucoclc2405804
Label
The land of Lorne : including the Cruise of the "Tern" to the Outer Hebrides, by Robert Buchanan ; in two volumes
Publication
Note
  • Printer from t.p. verso: "London: Printed by William Clowes and Sons, Stamford Street and Charing Cross."
  • Illustrations: title vignette is a sketch of the "Tern," signed "PC"; frontispiece in each of the two volumes, is an original black-and-white photographic print affixed to verso of front endpaper: "Artornish Castle" by Thomas Stephenson in v. 1, "Loch Coruisk, Skye" in v. 2
  • Published later, in 1883, under title: The Hebrides isles
  • "A small portion of the 'Cruise of the Tern' has appeared in print before."--Prefatory note
  • Part of the Saga of Haco the king, translated by R. Buchanan, v. 2, p. 168-197
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Lccn
03028709
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: publisher's green cloth binding, panelled in black, with small black corner-pieces; gold-stamped centerpiece of the monogram of Prince Louise, below a crown; gold-stamped spine title "The Land of Lorne. Buchanan. Vol. I[-II]" above a gold-stamped drawing of the "Tern;" chocolate brown coated endpapers. Both vols. housed together in modern beige cloth clamshell box.
Other physical details
ill. (photographic prints)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02405804
  • ucoclc2405804

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