Miscellaneous genealogical material, chiefly in the hands of Andrew Stuart and James Stuart. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.8305
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • [Late 18th century.] (Creation)

Extents

  • 173 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) A memorandum of observations on a draft of part of ‘Genealogical History’ by Andrew Stuart (folio 1);

    (ii) Extracts from Scottish and French printed books (including ‘Historia Majoris Britanniae’ by John Major (Paris, 1521), ‘Collections’ by James Dalrymple (Edinburgh, 1705), ‘Dictionnaire Historique’ by Louis Moréri (Lyon, 1674), and ‘Chroniques’ by Enguerrand de Monstrelet (Paris, 1470) (folio 61);

    (iii) Extracts from manuscript material in French archives (including the Trésor des Chartes) (folio 134);

    (iv) Correspondence and miscellaneous items (folio 160).

  • Arrangement

    173 folios.

  • Other Finding Aids

    See MS.8208.

  • Bibliography

    Stuart, Andrew. ‘Genealogical History’ (London, 1798).

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