Copies of a letter of Sir Walter Scott to the Viscountess Melville, and of two poems, one in the autograph of James Hogg. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.3581, folios 85-87
Level of Description
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Dates

  • 1821, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 3 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.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Transcribed, 1945, in the National Library with the permission of the owner of the originals, Daniel Henderson, Newtown St Boswells.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    Copy of a letter, 1821, of Sir Walter Scott to the Viscountess Melville (folio 85);

    Copy of two poems, both undated, one in the autograph of James Hogg, 'This world is a delightful place to dwell in', and the other not in Hogg's hand but found with it, 'Sing on, sing on, my boney bird' (folio 86).

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