Three letters of George Tancred of Weens tipped into a copy of his ‘Rulewater and its people’ (Edinburgh, 1907), presented by him to J Lindsay Hilson. Edit




  • 1907-1909. (Creation)


  • 5 Items (Whole)



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  • Conditions Governing Use

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  • Scope and Contents

    The letters are tipped in on guards inside the front cover. On one of the letters is pasted a signed photograph of George Tancred of Weens.

    There is a presentation note, 1907, on the flyleaf of the book.

    Tipped in inside the back cover is a cutting from the ‘Jedburgh Gazette’, dated 11 January 1908, containing a review of the book.

  • Arrangement

    5 items.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1955, by an unknown donor, and transferred, 1968, from the Department of Printed Books.

  • Bibliography

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