Blacklock Farries & Sons Ltd., Dumfries, 1964,:
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RUSSELL, James Anderson. The Book of Dumfriesshire : History, Lore, Names, Places, Worthies. Dumfries: Blacklock Farries and Sons Ltd., 1964. First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-viii,(2),-283,(3), folding map, + 28 p. of black andwhite plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "A page or two of 'The Book of Dumfriesshire' will be enough to prove that you are dealing with no ordinary shire. Dumfriesshire, in fact, is a sadly underrated county. Not alone does it lack nothing in glamour compared with the neighbouring Galloway, but, in respect of Border associations, it is... View More...