hardcover. Transl. from the orig. manuscript by George Scott. Approx. 450pp. 8vo, cont. calf, hinges reinforced, gilt back; first few leaves frayed and lightly stained, signature clipped from t.p. London, 1752.
Third edition, corrected, by the Scottish statesman who was privy councillor to Mary Queen of Scots. His manuscript, first printed in 1683, was highly valued as an accurate record of the times, and noted by Froude in his History of England.