History of Scotland from the Revolution to the Extinction of the Last Jacobite Insurrection; (1689 - 1748) Volume 1

History of Scotland from the Revolution to the Extinction of the Last Jacobite Insurrection; (1689 - 1748) Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1853 edition. Excerpt: ... which the said Company was established in June 1695, till November 1700. 1700. 12mo. Original Papers and Letters relating to the Scots Company trading to Africa and the Indies: from the Memorial given in against their taking subscriptions at Hamburgh by Sir Paul Ricaut, his Majesty's resident there, to their last Address, sent up to his Majesty in December 1699. 1700. 8vo. A Description of the Isthmus of Darien, where the Scots Colonie is settled, from a Gentleman who lives there at present. Edin. 1699. Address of the Council General of the African and Indian Company to his Majesty; with his Majesty's Answer. 1699. Defence of the Scots abdicating Darien, --including an Answer to the Defence of the Scots Settlement there. 1700. 8vo. VOL. I. T The genius of Paterson, more fertile in devising than in working out such projects, was occupied in plans for starting it well in London, and beginning with a wide sweep of capital. He recommended that a short period only should be given for receiving subscriptions, and had A Short and Impartial View of the Manner and Occasion of the Scots Colonys coming away from Darien, in a Letter to a Person of quality. 1699. A Letter to a Member of Parliament, occasioned by the growing poverty of the nation, etc. 1700. Speech of the Duke of Queensberry, his Majesty's Commissioner, to the Parliament of Scotland, 29th Oct. 1700. Speech of the Earl of Marchmont, Lord Chancellor to the Parliament of Scotland, 29th Oct. 1700. Several Particulars of the Highest Concern to the Kingdom of Scotland. 1700. Representation of the Council General of the Company of Scotland trading to Africa and the Indies, to her Majesty's High Commissioner, 27th Nov. 1700. Report (MS.) by a Committee of the Company as to the presentation of the...show more

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  • Paperback | 204 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 372g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236538048
  • 9781236538048