"The Glasgow Guide" book

The Glasgow Guide
© David Williams

— contents of the book

The guidebook contains the following chapters:

The City of Glasgow
Practical Information
How to use this Guide
The walks
Places to visit
Glasgow`s graveyards
Glasgow`s Architecture and Architects
Alexander Thomson (1817-75)
Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928)
Appendix 1: St Mungo and the Glasgow Coat of Arms
Appendix 2: Glossary of Architectural Terms




This the tower of Glasgow University, one of the city`s most important landmarks. The university, which dates back to 1451, has many visitor attractions including The Mackintosh House, a replica of Charles Rennie Mackintosh`s house which stood nearby; it contains many of his most famous items of furniture. The university and its museums are described in Walk 6.

"The Glasgow Guide" book The list of walks "The Glasgow Guide"
— sample text from Walk 1