The Enlightenment and the Book: Scottish Authors and Their Publishers in Eighteenth-Century Britain, Ireland, and America

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1.1.Title page and frontispiece in Hume's Essays and Treatises, 176848–49
1.2.Hume's Essays and Treatises in quarto and octavo51
1.3.Books Printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand57
2.1.The Cross and the Luckenbooths on the Edinburgh High Street111
2.2.Parliament Square, Edinburgh112
2.3.Sibbald's Circulating Library, Parliament Square, Edinburgh113
2.4.The British Coffee House, London130
2.5.Title page in Guthrie's Geography, 11th ed., 1788134
2.6.Subscription list in the Edinburgh edition of Burns's Poems, 1787137
2.7.Title page in Cullen's Treatise of the Materia Medica, 1789158
2.8.Detail of line engraving (from fig. 2.16)166
2.9.Detail of stipple engraving (from fig. 2.20)166
2.10.David Hume engraved by Joseph Collyer the younger, 1788170
2.11.Tobias Smollett engraved by Joseph Collyer the younger, 1790171
2.12.William Robertson by Sir Joshua Reynolds174
2.13.Frontispiece portrait in Robertson's Charles V, 2nd ed., 1772175
2.14.Frontispiece portrait in James Macpherson's History of Great Britain, 2nd ed., 1776176

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