The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter - Pub. Donohue, Henneberry & Co. - Advance Edition


Intriguing old edition of "The Scottish Chiefs" by Miss Jane Porter. Originally published in 1810, this is a later version, published sometime before 1898 by Donohue, Henneberry & Co. of Chicago, judging by the inscriptions in the book. It is marked "Advance Edition" on the spine, which presumably means that it was an advance reading copy for librarians or reviewers. Blue cloth cover with lovely design in black with gold on the spine.

"The Scottish Chiefs" is a romantic historical novel of William Wallace and Robert the Bruce, very epic, and still a good read today.

CONDITION: Good but a little frayed edges of the boards, soiled, and no DJ. Binding is a little loose.

SIZE: 5 inches by 7 1/2 inches.

Check out my full selection of antiquarian books here:

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-3 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 1 - 5 business days
  • Europe : 3 - 5 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 2 days of purchase

I don't accept exchanges

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Privacy policy

I do not keep any private information on my buyers, nor do I contact them after the transaction is completed, except on Etsy when requested by the buyer. I only use name and addresses to fulfill the order. I have no control over what third party mailing services do with the info.

Legal imprint