London: W. Strahan, et al, 1769. First Edition. Three vols., 4tos, xv, 394, ; [iv], 479; [iv], 436, , with all half titles and frontispieces; errata leaf tipped into Vol. 1; index to Vols. 2 and 3 in the rear of Vol. 3. Bookplates; gentle creasing to the corners of several pages; tidelines on endpapers; covers scuffed and spines crackling with dryness; wear to spine ends and hinges, but intact, sound copies. Item #205906
A major work by the Scottish historian and member of "The Club" that was highly praised by Voltaire.