A compleat and authentick history of the rise progress, and extinction Of the Late rebellion, and of the proceedings against the principal persons concerned therein. Containing A clear and impartial Narrative of the Intrigues of the Pretender's Adherents before the Breaking out of their Design in North-Britain; their Proceedings after their taking Arms; the Actions in that Part of the Island before they march'd Southwards; their March to Derby, and true Reasons of their Retreat; the Dispute at Falkirk, and Motives of their transferring the War into the Highlands; with the principal Causes of their Defeat at Culloden. Interpersed with the Characters of their chief Leaders, and a curious Detail of their Negociations abroad. The whole compos'd with the greatest Accuracy possible in regard to Facts and Dates, and free from all Mixture of fictitious Circumstances, or ill-grounded Conjectures

Main Author: Fielding, Henry
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for M. Cooper, at the Globe, in Pater-Noster-Row 1747, MDCCXLVII. [1747]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Based upon the detailed account which Henry Fielding published, week by week, in 'The true patriot'. - English Short Title Catalog, T60635. - Page numbers 9-16 are repeated; text and register are continuous. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - With a half-title and a final advertisement leaf
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([4],155[i.e.163],[3]p.,plate) map 8°