Robert Burns's family Bible

Date:
1766 
Location:
Edinburgh 
Creator:
John Reid, publisher 
Object Number:
3.3000

Summary

The Family Bible of Robert Burns is inscribed in the Poet's handwriting showing his name, his wife's name and the names of their 9 children. The name of the last born child Maxwell was not written by the poet as on the day he was born his father was being buried in Dumfries.

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