Edinburgh: Ballantyne, 1819. With an appendix of original papers. Engraved frontispiece portrait (waterstained in margin). 285pp. + ads. and errata slip. 8vo, original boards (worn), portions of spine lacking; uncut and partially unopened. Edinburgh: Printed by James Ballantyne and Co., 1819. Internally very good (+). "The completest account" (DNB) of the life of Crichton, a 16th century Scottish scholar and adventurer, reputedly fluent in 12 languages and no less adept at fenching and horsemanship. He was eventually employed as tutor.....
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London: Fullarton, 1875. And forming a complete body of Scottish geography. Physical, statistical, and historical. numerous color maps, several black and white engraved plates. 2 vols. thick 4to, handsomely rebound in modern 3/4 leather, marbled edges; (large folding map separated at fold but extant). London: A. Fullarton, n.d. (ca. 1875). Very good (+). Beautifully illustrated with detailed maps.