Here is a
view looking to the south-east from what is now the junction of
Princes Street and Waverley Bridge.
In the background is Arthur's Seat and Salisbury Crags.
Below is the old North Bridge.
Princes Street in in the foreground (lower left).
The dark buildings are on the site later to become Waverley
Market, now Waverley Shopping Centre.
to read comments on Old Edinburgh, taken from the book Modern
Athens in which these engravings appeared.