Douglas, Thomas (Earl of Selkirk)
Title Observations on Present State of Highlands with a View of the Causes and Probable Consequences of Emigration.
Binding 3/4 leather with marbled boards. Original binding.
Book Condition Slipcase Hinges tender.
Jacket Condition Used
Edition First edition.
Size Small Octavo
Publisher London Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme: 1805.
Seller ID 873
vii 223 pp lvi. In 1792, Selkirk toured the Highlands and became convinced that emigration was inevitable. This book is written in defense and in explanation of his views and details the political and economic changes that Scotland was going through at that time.
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