Prose writings, of some of which there are several drafts, by William Drummond of Hawthornden. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.2058
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1635-1643, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 319 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    319 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    Letter, 1635, to the Earl of Ancram, concerning the divulging of a paper to the King (folio 1);

    'Irene', 1638 (folio 42);

    'Queries of state' (folio 190);

    'The magicall mirror', 1639 (folio 211);

    'The load-starre' (folio 242);

    ‘A Declaration against the Crosse Petition, by the Commissioners of the General Assembly’ (Edinburgh, 1643) (printed) (folio 250);

    'Σκιαμαχία’, 1643 (folio 260).

  • General

    Hawthornden Manuscript, volume VI.

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