Author:Amelia Murray MacGregor; Delia Millar [Introduction]


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The Highlanders of Scotland: The complete watercolours commissioned by Queen Victoria from Kenneth MacLeay of her Scottish retainers and clansmen

By: Amelia Murray MacGregor; Delia Millar [Introduction]

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Haggerston Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061526

ISBN: 186981200X

Condition: Near Fine

31 beautiful color plates of distinguished looking men, seen against beautifully painted backgrounds of local scenery. The illustrations in this edition are taken directly from the original watercolours by MacLeay. Text by MacGregor gives a history of the clansmen. Introduction by Millar tells story of original commissioning and Notes give additional details. Blue cloth boards, titled in gold on spine. Light blue end sheets. 64 pp. of text, including Notes. Glossy pictorial dust jacket. Book has mild edge wear with a little fading. Light foxing on a few pages. One page with a 2" c... View more info