An Historical and Authentic Account of the Ancient and Noble Family of Keith, Earls Marichal of Scotland.

By: Buchan, Peter.

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An historical and authentic account of the ancient and noble family of Keith, Earls Marichal of Scotland : from their origin in Germany, down to 1778: including a narrative of the military atchievements of James Francis Edward Keith, Field-Marshal in Prussia, &c.; also, a full and circumstantial account of all the attainted Scottish noblemen, who lost their titles and estates in 1715 and 1745, for their adherence to the Stuart cause. Hardback, private binding, green quarter leather with marble boards, spine and boards edge rubbed and some scuff marks to rear but otherwise in overall Very Good condition. Includes frontispiece and previous owners bookplate(Arthur D. Morice) and historical notes in copperplate writing on first 3 pages of prelims, top edge gilt with rough cut pages and original paper covers bound to rear. First edition, pp viii, 156, catalogue of authors previous publications. Rare Title. Counter Shelf.

Title: An Historical and Authentic Account of the Ancient and Noble Family of Keith, Earls Marichal of Scotland.

Author Name: Buchan, Peter.

Categories: Scotland North-east,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: G. & W.B. Whittaker, 1820.: 1820

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 1959

Keywords: Scotland, History, Keith, Buchan, Peterhead, 1715, 1745, Stuarts, North-East Scotland, Highlands, Jacobites, Prussia Scotland North-east Scotland North-east,