The trial of Joseph Gerrald, delegate from the London Corresponding Society, to the British Convention. Before the High Court of Justiciary, at Edinburgh, on the 3d, 10th, 13th, and 14th of March, 1794. For sedition. Taken in short-hand by Mr. Ramsey.
Edinburgh: Printed for James Robertson, &c, Ca. 1794. Hardcover. Account of the trial of the British politician convicted of sedition for advocating parliamentary reform and universal suffrage, and sentenced to 14 years' transportation to New South Wales. Gerrald and other Scottish advocates of parliamentary reform became known as the Scottish martyrs.
8vo, 256pp. Ex library copy, lacking the frontispiece portrait. Printed stamps of New York Bar Association Library. Later library binding with gilt leather spine labels, paper library label base of spine. Sunned at front board and spine; library number at base of spine. Ferguson 179. OCLC: 32311920. Trove 2424389. Good +. Item #23818