Miscellaneous papers of John Pinkerton. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.1712
Level of Description
File

Dates

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

Extents

  • 177 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    i + 176 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    ‘The Heiress of Strathern’, with R P Gillies’s epilogue and an acting copy with stage directions (folio i); plans for a narrative poem (Ratho, King of the Orkneys) (folio 120), a ‘Gothic Tale’ (Dornadilla), with the commencement (folio 123), and ‘The British Princess’, a tragedy (folio 150); ‘An Easy Introduction to the Greek Language’, 1786, unfinished (folio 152); ‘Amoenitates Historicae’ (folio 168).

  • Other Finding Aids

    A list of contents has been placed at the beginning.

Components