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Author: Paterson, James, mathematician, fl. 1685.
Title: A geographical description of Scotland. With the faires largely insert; as also, an exact table of tides, and a table of the latitude and longitude of the most remarkable places in Scotland; with other useful notes, fit for every man to know either on sea or land. Exactly calculated and formed, for the use of all travellers, mariners, and others, who have any affairs, or merchandizing in this kingdom of Scotland. / By James Paterson, mathematician.
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A geographical description of Scotland. With the faires largely insert; as also, an exact table of tides, and a table of the latitude and longitude of the most remarkable places in Scotland; with other useful notes, fit for every man to know either on sea or land. Exactly calculated and formed, for the use of all travellers, mariners, and others, who have any affairs, or merchandizing in this kingdom of Scotland. / By James Paterson, mathematician.
Paterson, James, mathematician, fl. 1685.

Edinburgh: Printed by Joshua van Solingen and John Colmar, at the foot of Heriot's Bridge, and are to be sold by James Paterson mathematician, at the head of the Cowgate, 1685.
Subject terms:
Fairs -- Scotland -- Early works to 1800.
Tides -- Scotland -- Early works to 1800.
Scotland -- Geography -- Early works to 1800.
Scotland -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/B04928.0001.001

Contents
title page
A Table of the Latitude and Longitude of the most markable Towns and Sea-ports in Scotland, reckon the Longitude from the Meridian of Edinburgh.
A Geographical DESCRIPTION of Scotland.
The Course and Distance betwixt the most remarkable Ports, Capes, or Head lands alongst the Coast of Scotland.
A Description of the most remarkable High-wayes in Scotland.
The whole known Faires in Scotland; With the number of the Shires and Burghs therein.
Faires in January.
In February.
In March.
Whiles in March, and whiles in April.
In April.
In May.
Whiles in May, and whiles in June.
In June.
In July.
In August.
In September.
In October.
In November.
In December.
As for the first kind of Artists, I say,
A Description of the Comet.
Advertisement.
A Tide TABLE
table
The Ʋse.