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Stories of Scotland and Its Adjacent Islands

By: Geldart, Hannah Ransome

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Sheldon & Company: 1861

Seller ID: 27015


Good+; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; New York; Bound in green cloth with blind embossed design; gilt decorations on spine. Several full page engravings inc. frontis, plus a few vignettes. Binding solid; cover scuffed, moderately worn at ends of spine; corner tips. Endpapers lightly soiled; Interior shows light to moderate foxing throughout, but quite legible. Bit of a musty odor. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

Image for The Scots Magazine Containing a General View of the Religion, Politicks, Entertainment in Great Britain : And a Succinct Account of Publick Affairs, Foreign and Domestic, for the Year MDCCXLI [1741], Volume III.

The Scots Magazine Containing a General View of the Religion, Politicks, Entertainment in Great Britain : And a Succinct Account of Publick Affairs, Foreign and Domestic, for the Year MDCCXLI [1741], Volume III.

By: Sands and Brymer

Price: $65.70

Publisher: Sands, Brymer, Murray and Cochran: 1741

Edition: early printing

Seller ID: 27239


Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Edinburgh; Still in publication today, The Scots Magazine was first printed in 1739. 608 pages, plus index; leatherbound; banded spine; gilt title. Map absent. Leather cracked at ends of spine; flaking on all covers. Binding holding though joints split at ends of spine. Gilt lettering dull. Free endpapers absent. Notations and computations wriitten on fixed endpapers and title page. Text clean, bright, quite legible; only light scattered foxing. Of selected interest: lists of members of Her Majesty's Royal Navy, deaths and preferments, a debate with... View more info