Notes and correspondence of James R Anderson, concerning a bibliography of Philip Doddridge's ‘Life of Colonel Gardiner’. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.6156

Dates

  • 1918-1919, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 63 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    63 folios.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1949.

  • Custodial History

    The manuscript was bought by the National Library of Scotland with the aid of the Reid Fund.

  • Bibliography

    Doddridge, Philip. ‘Life of Colonel Gardiner’ (London, 1813).

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Manuscript of a lecture by James R Anderson, possibly given to Glasgow Bibliographical Society, apparently unprinted (folio 1);

    (ii) Extracts from an article and subsequent correspondence in the 'Scotsman', September-October 1918, relating to the Battle of Prestonpans and to Colonel Gardiner (folio 22);

    (iii) Notes, etc., relating to the compilation of the bibliography (folio 28);

    (iv) Letters, 1918-19, 1925, to Anderson, concerning his bibliography (folio 56).

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