Essay, written (or possibly copied) in a formal hand, entitled `Observations On the Improvements of Highland Estates on the North West Coast of Scotland`, dated London 7 November 1782. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MS.20.5.5

Dates

  • 1782. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i folio + 26 + a few blank pages. Quarto.

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The identity of the author is not recorded, and the circumstances of the writing are unknown, but the hand, if not the authorship, may be that of Sir John Sinclair, 1st Baronet of Ulbster, who was in London in 1782 and was interested in agricultural and estate improvement from an early age.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1925, by the Faculty of Advocates to the nation on the foundation of the National Library of Scotland.

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