Travels in Scotland, by an Unusual Route
Travels in Scotland, by an Unusual Route

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Travels in Scotland, by an Unusual Route

HALL, Rev. James

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Title continues: "With a Trip to the Orkneys and Hebrides. Containing Hints for Improvements in Agriculture and Commerce with Characters and Anecdotes. Embellished with Views of Striking Objects and a Map, Including the Caledonian Canal. In Two Volumes." Rev. Hall's travels in Scotland took him to a wide variety of locations besides the outer islands. He gives the reader is impressions of Edinburgh, Stirling, St. Andrews, Perth, Dundee, Aberdeen, Banff, Inverness, and a host of lesser known spots. Former owner was Lt.-Col. Hugh Rigg of Crossrigg Hall, Cumbria, who made a fortune as an East India trader.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: J. Johnson
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1807
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    2 vols.: v, 323, [2]; 324-622, [29] p. 24 cm. Fold-out frontispiece map in vol. 1, along with 6 engraved plates. 22 engraved plates in vol. II. Full leather. Corners a bit bumped. Ink signataures on front pastedowns. Dampstain to margin of Balvenie Castle plate opposite p. 342 in vol. II, affecting surrounding pages slightly.

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