1913 Tipped-In Print Norman MacLeod Minister Highlander Gaelic Writer XGY2

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This is an original 1913 tipped-in halftone print of Dr. Norman MacLeod (1783-1862), a Scottish minister who greatly influenced Gaelic literature, and founded two Gaelic periodicals: An Teachdaire Gaelach (The Highland Messenger) (1829Ð32) and Cuairtear nan Gleann (The Traveller of the Glens) (1840-43). He was also greatly involved in church politics and a supporter of the Gaelic education and welfare of Highlanders.

CONDITION

This 98+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note the marks in the upper margin.

  • Product Type: Orig. Tipped-in Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.25 x 5.25 inches; 11 x 13 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Gaidheal, neck beard, profile, portrait

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