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Complete Eight-Volume Set "History of the Scottish Highlands" Prospectus

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Title and Author/Editor: History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland Clans and Highland Regiments, With an Account of the Gaelic Language, Literature, and Music and an Essay on Highland Scenery (Rev. Thomas Maclauchlan; Professor John Wilson; edited by John S. Keltie)
Genre: Essays, Treatises and Speeches, History, Music, Film and Performing Arts
Binding: Illustrated cloth on board
Publisher: A. Fullarton & Co.
Publication Year: Undated
Period: Mid to Late 19th Century
Place of Publication: Edinburgh
Edition Statement: Prospectus
Limited Edition: Yes
Language: English
Complete Set: Yes
Volumes: Divisions 1–8
Number of Books: 8
Additional Notes: Available to subscribers only, this prospectus was published in twenty-parts and issued in eight divisions. Division 1 features “Opinions of the Press,” a list of subscribers of whom the first listed is Her Majesty the Queen, a specimen page, illustrations and tartan samples before the text. Each volume, thereafter, features illustrations and tartan samples before the text. Pagination is continuous through Divisions 1–4 and Divisions 5–8.


- wear to covers with bumped corners, rubbed edges, discoloration, fraying and soiling; cocked spines, cracking to hinges and bowing; foxing, fading and tanning to text blocks and text edges; tight text and clean pages.


0.75" W x 11.0" H x 7.75" D

- measures one volume.

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