Diary of John Nicoll, Writer to the Signet. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MS.33.4.1

Dates

  • 1650-1667. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    488 folios. Folio.

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The diary records political and other events of the time, and includes copies of proclamations and other current publications.

  • Related Materials

    Wod.Qu.CIX.

  • Bibliography

    The diary was edited by David Laing, as ‘Diary of public transactions and other occurrences, chiefly in Scotland’ (Edinburgh: Bannatyne Club, 1836).

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

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

  • Custodial History

    The manuscript belonged to Robert Wodrow, and is Folio MS. xxi in his catalogue of manuscripts (Wod.Qu.CIX).

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