1718 1st ed Peter Rae Jacobite Rebellion SCOTLAND Scottish Glasgow King George

RAE, Peter

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Reverend Peter Rae was an 18th-century Scottish churchman who is remembered for controversially running a printing press in Dumfries, Scotland. It was with this business that he produced the very first Scottish newspaper outside of the major cities in Scotland. With this press he also published ‘A History of the Late Rebellion’, a thorough account of the Jacobite uprising in 1715. Rae describes the riots that took place, the readying of the English army, various trials and executions, and the successes of the Jacobites in Scotland.

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1718 1st ed Peter Rae Jacobite Rebellion SCOTLAND Scottish Glasgow King George

 

Reverend Peter Rae was an 18th-century Scottish churchman who is remembered for controversially running a printing press in Dumfries, Scotland. It was with this business that he produced the very first Scottish newspaper outside of the major cities in Scotland. With this press he also published ‘A History of the Late Rebellion’, a thorough account of the Jacobite uprising in 1715. Rae describes the riots that took place, the readying of the English army, various trials and executions, and the successes of the Jacobites in Scotland.

 

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RAE, Peter

The history of the late rebellion; rais’d against His Majesty King George, by the friends of the Popish Pretender. Containing an account, as well of the settlement of the succession to the crown of Great Britain, in the illustrious family of Hanover, and the Tory scheme to defeat it, during the last four years of the late Queen Anne; as of His Majesty’s happy accession, the rebellious conspiracy form’d by his enemies, and the execution thereof; both by the high church mobs, on pretence of the Church’s danger under His Majesty’s administation, and by the open rebellion; which is here exposed in all its parts, from its first rise to its final exit

Drumfries : Printed by Robert Rae, and sold by him, and by Mr. John Martin in the Parliament Closs, Edinburgh, John Wilson in Glasgow, Bailie Duncan in Kilmarnock, and other Booksellers, MDCCXVIII. [1718]. First edition.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages

o   xii, 388, [8]

o   Signatures: a⁴ b⁴( -b4) A-3C⁴ [3D]

  • References: ESTC 93987
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Size: ~8in X 6.5in (20cm x 16.5cm)

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5672

Categories

Military & War

European History

Authors

RAE, Peter

Printing Date

18th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete