Commonplace book of Alexander Fraser Tytler. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
Acc.11737/5
Level of Description
Item
Language
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)

Dates

  • ?1778-1802. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    iii+174 folios. Quarto.

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Notes

  • Language of Materials

    EnglishLatinGreek, Ancient (to 1453)

  • Scope and Contents

    Includes observations and anecdotes on contemporary Enlightenment figures including Dugald Stewart, James Boswell, Tobias Smollett and Lord Kames, and an inventory of Fraser Tytler’s publications up to 1793. Also included are copies of letters sent by David Dalrymple (Lord Hailes), and a number of verses by William Shenstone, Allan Ramsay, James Beattie and William Shakespeare translated into Latin by Fraser Tytler.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

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