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THE HISTORY OF THE SHIRE OF RENFREW.
Crawfurd, Mr George.

THE HISTORY OF THE SHIRE OF RENFREW.

Containing, A Genealogical History of the Royal House of Stewart, with a Genealogical Account of the Illustrious House of Hanover, from the time of their intermarriage with the Stewart family, to the present period. Also, A Genealogical History of the Nobility and Gentry of the County of Renfrew. And, An exact Survey of the County; together with the present State of the public Buildings, Manufactures, different Religions, &c. &c. Collected From the public Records, ancient Chartularies, the Works of the best Historians, &c. Brought from the earliest Accounts to the Year MDCCX, by ... And continues to the present Period by William Semple. Paisley: Printed and Sold by Alex Weir ... 1782.
New Ed. viii + vi + 108pp. + 332pp. + 5pp. Subscribers. [Lacking folding map]. Signatures F & Bb repaired, upper hinge sprung, some relevant poll-tax returns for 1695 affixed to rear blanks with resultant glue marks, some browning, hinges tapes, ex.-libris James Smith, early calf boards, minor signs of wear with sl. cracking to upper leading corner of upper board, rebacked in modern calf with original gilt lettered title label to spine. ESTC N492809. George Crawfurd (b. in or before 1695, d. 1748), genealogist and historian.
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