A Collection and Abridgement of Celebrated Criminal Trials in Scotland, from A.D. 1536, to 1784. With Historical and Critical Remarks.
Edinburgh, William Smellie, for the author, 1785. Leather Bound. pp. xxiii, 400. 4to. Recent 1/2 leather with gilt lettering to spine. Minor edgewear, unusual endpapers, some spotting to first and last few pages, contents clean and readable, binding sound; overall very good. List of Subscribers; Preface; Table of Contents; Errata; Chapters on Treason, Leasing-Making, Parricide, Murder, Tumult Within Burgh, Piracy, Forgery, Breaking of Gardens, Incest, Adultery, Fornication, Blasphemy, Other Crimes Against Religion and the State, and Witchcraft; Conclusion; Appendix; Index. Omitted Subscribers list not included in this copy - ESTC T142881.
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Keywords: Trials; Cases; Scottish; Legal; History