The Declaration and confession of Robert Watt, written, subscribed, & delivered by himself, the evening before his execution for high treason, at Edinburgh, October 15. 1794 …

Edinburgh, Bell & Bradfute, 1794.

8vo, pp. iv, 35, [1]; a few spots and stains, but s good copy, partly untrimmed, in modern cloth; ownership inscription of William Dow, 1794, to title-page.

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First edition. Robert Watt was an Edinburgh wine-merchant and radical, executed for his part in the ‘Pike Plot’, a plan to seize the city in a coup.

Goldsmiths' 16165.

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