Volume compiled by Robert Pitcairn consisting of printed and some manuscript items of and concerning Archibald Pitcairne. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MS.29.7.17

Dates

  • 1700, 1711. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    19 items, folio and under, in a folio volume containing a total of 115 printed and manuscript items.

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  • Scope and Contents

    The items of manuscript interest consist of presentation and other notes (numbers 26, 112), a poem (91) and a letter, 1711 (108), of Archibald Pitcairne; poems by Thomas Kincaid and Allan Ramsay (89, 92) and a poem (90) and notes in other contemporary hands (4, 5, 32, 45, 95, 102, 109); and notes and extracts (2, 3, 6, 39, 46a, 70, 88, 92a, 95a, 102a, 104) in Robert Pitcairn`s hand, and a copy by him, dated 1825, of a decreet of the Privy Council in favour of Archibald Pitcairne, 1700 (111).

    The volume is kept in the Department of Printed Books, where it has the reference H.23.a.16, which should be given when requesting it.

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