Item #811 The Martyrs and Heroes of the Scottish Covenant. George Gilfillan.

The Martyrs and Heroes of the Scottish Covenant

Edinburgh: Gall & Inglis, (1863). Fifth Edition, Carefully Revised. 16mo. 6-13/16" x 4-12/16" . Blind stamped red cloth also stamped in gold. Beveled boards. All edges gilt. 288 pp. Spine faded. Corner tips a little rubbed. Old gift inscription written in beautiful calligraphy and dated 1871 on free front endpaper. Also, a more recent owner's name stamped above it on free front endpaper. A few spots of foxing and a smudge here and there but overall a very good, tight and readable copy. Item #811

Table of Contents: Occasion of the Covenant; History of the Solemn League and Covenant; The Persecution until the Affair at Drumclog; Drumclog, Bothwell Bridge, and their Results; Close of the Persecution; General View of the Character, Literature, aims, and Attained Objects of the Covenanters; Treatment of Covenanters Received in After Times; Deductions from the History and Character of the Covenanters.

Price: $75.00