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8vo. Edlnb. 1798. 1802 Roxburghsbire, by Liie Rev. D. Ure, 4to. 1794 Stirlingsbire, by R. Belsrbc1, •1to. by Graham, 8\'o. Sutherland, by J. Henderson, Svo. irk, by Thomas Jobn1ton, 4to. I 794 Twttddale, by Thomu Johnston, 4to. 1794 Orkney Islands, by Jobu Shirrefl', Svo. Edinb. (nford), Gent. Lond. by Henry \Vykes, 1569. 4to. 9s. Blaelt Letter. Reprinted 157:!. An ex· rellent artkle on this work will be found in the Retrosptt1ive Review, vol. , 181206. Ao RIPfA , H enry Cornelius. The Vanity of Arts and Sciences.
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