An essay on the antiquities of Great Britain and Ireland :
wherein they are placed in a clearer light than hitherto. Designed as an introduction to a larger work, especially an attempt to shew an affinity betwixt the languages, &c. of the ancient Britains and the Americans of the Isthmus of Darien. In answer to an objection against revealed religion /
[by D. Malcolme].
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Edinburgh : Printed by T. and W. Ruddimans, and sold by A. Kincaid, 1738.
Mainly a collection of letters by the compiler and others.
Some of the letters dated 1739.
"Reissued in a greatly enlarged form as 'Letters, essays, and other tracts, illustrating the antiquities of Great Britain and Ireland ...' London, 1744."--Dict. nat. biog.
A series of sep. publications with a general title.
Library has: 2 (2 copies), 3, 4, 13, 15, 14, 10, 11, 12.
Physical description: 1 p. ℓ.,  p ; 21 cm. (8vo)
LO 14558: Comyn bequest.
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