Facies Arcis Edenburgeenae. The Southside of the Castle of Edinburgh. 1.This Plate is most humbly Inscribed To ye Hon.ble St George Warrender of Lochend Bart. Who Served ye Town of Ed.r in ye Station of Thesaurer, Baillie, Dean of Guild, Provost and Present representative in Parliament for the Said City.
Copper engraving. Plate 272 x 420mm. 10¾ x 16½". Fold vertically through centre, as issued.
Edinburgh Castle towers over the roofs of the buildings in the Grassmarket. The Old Town to the right with the crowned steeple of St Giles' Cathedral. Behind the Telfer Wall is Heriot’s Hospital; the square tower beside the hospital belongs to Greyfriars' Church. Plate from John Slezer's 1718 edition of 'Theatrum Scotiae'.
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