The Lay Of The Scottish Fiddle, A Poem in Five Cantos. London, James Cawthorn, Cockspur Street, 1814.
PAULDING, James, Kirke
London, James Cawthorn, Cockspur Street, 1814. First American from the Fourth Edinburgh Edition. Supposed to be written by W_ _ _ S_ _ _, Esq. The book is a satire on 'The Lay Of The Last Minstral' by Walter Scott. Scott considered this satire to be a compliment. Rebound in leather with marbled boards, decorative spine and gilt title. 222pp. A very good copy of this scarce book. 175 x 105mm. Bookseller Inventory # 000044