Edinburgh, Sutherland and Knox, 1851.1st edition. tall 8vo. ppxxvi 714. with a series of engraved plates and many text illustrations.
very good clean condition in a handsome polished panelled calf binding with gilt decoration to spine.
light rubbing to spine, with some loss of gilt, and rubbing to joints, but these still firm.
an important 19th century text on early Scottish history, covering from the stone age to early christianity