Transcripts, 1727, of the autobiography of Robert Blair, minister of St Andrews, and of a biography of William Leitch, minister of Dumfries. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.5745
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 17th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 208 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    v + 209 folios.

    The transcript of the autobiography of Robert Blair begins on folio 1, that of the biography of William Veitch on folio 115.

    a biography of William Leitch, minister of Dumfries.

  • Bibliography

    The autobiography of Robert Blair was edited by Thomas M'Crie and published as ‘The Life of Mr Robert Blair’ (Wodrow Society, 1848), the text being based on Adv.MS.Wodrow.Qu.XX.

    The biography of William Veitch was edited by Thomas M'Crie and published as ‘Memoirs of Mr William Veitch’ (Edinburgh, 1825), the text being based on Adv.MS.34.6.25, which is in the same hand as the present manuscript.

  • Scope and Contents

    The volume was transcribed by the same copyist as MS.5746.

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