Miscellaneous notes and writings of the family of Fletcher of Saltoun. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.17802
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 18th century-early 19th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 289 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

    289 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The volume contains miscellaneous historical notes, 18th and early 19th centuries, many by Martha Fletcher and her father Henry (on military matters and against the union of 1707); also an essay on Machiavelli, notes by Lord Milton (presumably lecture notes from Leyden) on the Roman constitution, continuation of the autobiography of the 4th Earl of Panmure (see MS.17804), and an obituary of General John Fletcher.

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