Full titles: The Poetical Works of Robert Burns
Author: Robert Burns
Format: Black boards with engraved decoration and golden shining lyre on front with decoration on spine with title "Burns' Poetical Works", detailed and signed (printed signature) portrait of Burns for frontispiece protected by wax sheet between title page, filled with many content pages and a glossary at back
Publisher: Phillips, Samson and Company: Boston
Date published: 1854
Provenance: Signed in olden script "Alice Harris" on one of the first blank front pages, but undated. Picked this up in a thrift bookstore/cafe the other day in March 2021 in Connecticut.