History of the Orkney Islands. Including a View of the Manners and Customs...
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme, 1808. Second Edition. Brown hardback half-leather cover with marbled boards. 270mm x 210mm (11" x 8"). xvi, 513pp. Folding map, 11 plates including one folding plate. 'Including a view of the manners and customs of their ancient and modern in habitants; their monuments of antiquity; their natural historty, or mineral, botanical, and animal productions: the present state of their agriculture; manufactures; fisheries; and commerce; and the means of their improvement.'.. G : in Good condition. Cover and spine rubbed and scuffed with some corner and edge wear. Split to upper front hinge. Some foxing. Ex Royal College of Surgeons Ireland Library .
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Keywords: Scots History Topography 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian Ancient History