Descriptions and drawings, by David Donald, a mechanic from Glasgow, of machinery in Holland, France, and Belgium. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.2147
Level of Description
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Dates

  • 18th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 74 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    vi + 68 folios.

  • Custodial History

    The manuscript was presented to the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland by Edward Sang, Edinburgh, in 1884 (see his letter, folio v).

  • Scope and Contents

    Included is a letter of David Donald to his patron, Lord Sinclair, copied by a contemporary from the originals in Lord Sinclair's possession, and preceded by an account, by the copyist, of Donald's career. At the end are some descriptions of machines in Great Britain.

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