Volume containing: (i) ‘An Essay on the Origine of the Royal Family of the Stewarts’ by Richard Augustine Hay (Edinburgh, 1722); (ii) ‘A Vindication of Elizabeth More from the Imputation of being a Concubine ...’ by Richard Augustine Hay (Edinburgh, 1723). Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
Adv.MS.25.8.9
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Dates

  • 1722-1723. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    39 printed pages, 132 printed pages; 2 + several blank folios Quarto.

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The volume contains George Paton’s signature and bookplate on the verso of the title page of (i), marginalia in another hand on pages 118-119 of (ii), and, on leaves bound in at the back of the volume, copies in his hand of most of Hay’s additions and corrections in his copy of (i) which he gave to Alexander McFarlane on 22 September (not April) 1725.

  • Related Materials

    Richard Augustine Hay’s copy of (i) is JA 4197/1 in Edinburgh University Library.

  • Custodial History

    The volume belonged to George Paton.

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