Miscellanea Scotica. A Collection of Tracts Relating to the History, Antiquities, Topography, and Literature of Scotland.

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Four volumes, complete. Glasgow: John Wylie, 1818-1820. First edition thus, a collection of reprints of earlier works. Contemporary plum half-calf, black leather label, gilt, and marbled paper boards. Includes, among others, Maule's History of the Picts; Monipennie's Summary of the Scots Chronicle, with a Description of the Western Isles; History of the Feuds and Conflicts of the Clans - Narrative of the Massacre of Glencoe; Life of Archbishop Sharp - Donald Munro's Description of the Western Isles; Martin's Voyage to St. Kilda - Buchanan's Chamaeleon; Account of the Murthoure (Murder) of King James - Buchan's Description of St. Kilda; The Highland Clans; Siege of the Castle of Edinburgh; Letter from the Nobility...in the year 1320, to Pope John, declaring their adherence to Robert Bruce; Treatises on Second Sight; The Alliance of France and Scotland; Monro's Genealogy of the Clans. Very light rubbing, front joint of v.1 just starting - reinforced at the gutter by paper tape. Moderate foxing in the prelimaries and a few leaves close to them, very light elsewher. A lovely, Fine copy.

Title: Miscellanea Scotica. A Collection of Tracts Relating to the History, Antiquities, Topography, and Literature of Scotland.

Author Name: [Scottish Antiquary]

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