Seventeenth-century manuscript of Stair's ‘Institutions’, being most of Book I and the whole of Books II-III, ending at 'Vitious Intromission'. Edit

Summary

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MS.3172
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Dates

  • 17th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 207 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    ii + 205 + several blank folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The manuscript is followed by a commentary in different hands of the same period (folio 182).

  • Custodial History

    The names Wm. Hamilton and William (?)Carns occur on folio i.

  • Other Finding Aids

    With an index (folio 176).

  • Bibliography

    Stair, James Dalrymple, Viscount of. 'Institutions of the laws of Scotland' (Edinburgh, 1681).

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