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Published by CADELL and Co. Edinburgh; and Sold by every Arts. But Burns was so remarkable a man, that his features remain

Bookseller in Great Britain and Ireland. impressed on my mind, 'as if I had seen him only yesterday; and I

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of ROB ROY. Also Nos. I. Lo IV. illustrative of WAVERLEY and From Mrs Burns.

GUY MANNERING, I am requested to give my opinion regarding the Portrait of my late husband, painted by Peter Taylor. I was not aware that ano

MEXICO. ther original Portrait had been taken, but the one in my possession by Nasınyth; but after seeing this one, I have no hesitation in sta- In 1 vol. 8vo, with Map and numerous Illustrations, i fis. eing family belief that it is original

. The likeness to the upper part of LIEUTENANT HARDY'S TRAVELS IN THE the face very "

INTERIOR OF MEXICO, in 1826, 7, and 8.
From John Syme, Esq.

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or “ I am quite satisfied that the Picture is a correct, and even stri

MR JEFFERSON. king likeness of Burns. I recognised it in a moment; and I must say it recalls to my mind completely the appearance of the Poet, with

Just published, whom I was intimately acquainted during the latter years of his life.

In two vols. 8vo, 24s. I prefer it greatly to Mr Nasmyth's Portrait. Indeed, there can be no question that it is the better of the two. After Mr Burns got into bad health, he was thinner about the lower part of the face; but still

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THOMAS JEFFERSON, been correct at the time it was taken."

Late President of the United States.

Edited by
From Miss Dunlop, daughter of the Poet's esteemed

THOMAS JEFFERSON RANDOLPH.
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In 1 Vol. not been placed to brightly before her mind's eye,' as on opening LIFE and CORRESPONDENCE of JOHN

LOCKE. By LORD KING.
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With Extracts from his Journals and other unpublished MSS., and ell return

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celebrated John Locke, just published by Lord "I beg to return to you the Portrait of my old friend Robert King, is one of the most important additions ever made to our paBurns, and feel much pleasure in having seen it. In the opinion of tional literature. The Journal, the Common-Place Book, and the both Mrs Hill and myself, the picture bears a strong resemblance to inedited Writings of the illustrious Philosopher, which have descendthe Poet, such as he was when he first visited Edinburgh.”

ed to Lord King as a branch of the Family, are invaluable." From David Bridges, Esq.

Globe. In reference to the Portrait of Burns, I beg to mention, that my Burlington Street, London; and sold by Bell and BRADFUTE, 6,

Printed for Henry COLBURN and RICHARD BENTLEY, S, New acquaintance with the Poet was limited to the last four years of his life. This Picture was painted in 1786, when Burns was in full

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