Edinburgh: John Balfour, 1767. 1st Edition. Full calf. 8º, 20cm.; vii, 408pp.; full speckled calf with gilt title to spine compartment on red leather label, all edges speckled in red; top edge of front board bruised otherwise very good. Item #92
A rather severe distillation of the Royal Society's multi-volume journal 'Museum Rusticum et Commerciale..., 1763-. Retains both plates, the fold out table as well as the advertisement leaf before the title page. Contemporary ownership insciption of Capt. Grant of Rothiemurchus, 1767 on pastedown.