"Glasgow By The Way..."

Some books just write themselves and this was true of "Glasgow By The Way, But". Celebrating a city, it says, and I think that is what I tried to do with this. Do you like the painting on the front? That is mine too.

A man to entertain and edify.
 Take your pick -- John Cairney as actor, presenting solo shows for your pleasure.
 Or Dr John Cairney, scholar, 
offering lectures for your information.
 Or as both, in after-dinner speeches.