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Adventures of J. M'Alpine
A Native Highlander from the time of his emigration from Scotland to America 1773.

This reprint of the first book printed in Greenock in 1780 (a copy of the original, from which this is reprinted, is in the Greenock Library), being the Adventures of J. M‘Alpine during the American War of Independence, is dedicated to the Highland Societies of Glasgow and Greenock by the Publisher.

A copy of this book was sold at the Beckford sale in London, in December, 1882, and realised the sum of Five Pounds sterling.

40 Hamilton Street,
Greenock, September, 1883.

An interesting account of the times which you can read here in pdf format

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