Complete Eight-Volume Set "History of the Scottish Highlands" Prospectus
|Title and Author/Editor||History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland Clans and Highland Regiments, With an Account of the Gaelic Language, Literature, and Music and an Essay on Highland Scenery (Rev. Thomas Maclauchlan; Professor John Wilson; edited by John S. Keltie)|
|Genre||Essays, Treatises and Speeches, History, Music, Film and Performing Arts|
|Binding||Illustrated cloth on board|
|Publisher||A. Fullarton & Co.|
|Period||Mid to Late 19th Century|
|Place of Publication||Edinburgh|
|Number of Books||8|
|Additional Notes||Available to subscribers only, this prospectus was published in twenty-parts and issued in eight divisions. Division 1 features “Opinions of the Press,” a list of subscribers of whom the first listed is Her Majesty the Queen, a specimen page, illustrations and tartan samples before the text. Each volume, thereafter, features illustrations and tartan samples before the text. Pagination is continuous through Divisions 1–4 and Divisions 5–8.|
- wear to covers with bumped corners, rubbed edges, discoloration, fraying and soiling; cocked spines, cracking to hinges and bowing; foxing, fading and tanning to text blocks and text edges; tight text and clean pages.
- measures one volume.