The Comical Tricks of Lothian Tom with a Selection of Anecdotes

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Title

The Comical Tricks of Lothian Tom with a Selection of Anecdotes

Alternative Title

March of Intellect
How to Read a Sign Board

Publisher

Glasgow: Printed for the Booksellers

Date

1840-1850 ? per National Library of Scotland

Extent

24 pages

Identifier

s0006Cb12

Description

Woodcut image on title-page of 3 soldiers cooking over a camp fire

Abstract

A humorous story of the many pranks, tricks, and cheatings of Lothian Tom, from boyhood to adulthood. Featuring many other quirky side characters, Tom always looking for new ways to aggravate his fellows or to con them into giving him what he wants. For the most part, Tom always seems to get away with his tricks with no major consequences. Also, a few humorous anecdotes are appended.

Source

Scottish Studies Collection, Archival & Special Collections, University of Guelph Library

Contributor

Archival & Special Collections, University of Guelph Library, Guelph, Ontario Canada

Is Referenced By

National Library of Scotland Catalogue

Format

JPEG derived from master file, which was scanned from the original book in 24-bit color at 600 dpi in TIFF format using an Epson Expression 10000XL scanner. PDF from PDF-A file.

Rights

In the public domain; For high quality reproductions, contact Archival & Special Collections, University of Guelph. libaspc@uoguelph.ca, 519-824-4120, Ext. 53413

Citation

“The Comical Tricks of Lothian Tom with a Selection of Anecdotes,” Scottish Chapbooks, accessed September 25, 2017, https://scottishchapbooks.lib.uoguelph.ca/items/show/669.

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