Anderson`s personal affairs, his business interests (as lawyer, factor, and Postmaster-General), and his historical researches (which culminated in the posthumous publication of ‘Diplomata Scotiae’) are all represented.
For other papers of James Anderson see Adv.MS.29.3.4 and Ch.A.143-204.
Anderson, James. ‘Diplomata Scotiae’ (Edinburgh, 1739).
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