Six notebooks, with lecture notes in longhand and shorthand, taken by Sir James Matthew Barrie when an undergraduate at Edinburgh University. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.6652-6657

Dates

  • 1880-1881. (Creation)

Extents

  • 6 Volumes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1956.

  • Custodial History

    The notebooks were bought by the National Library of Scotland with the aid of the Reid Fund.

  • Bibliography

    The notebooks are of particular interest, as each of the four professors whose lectures are represented in these notes is the subject of an essay by Sir James Matthew Barrie in ‘An Edinburgh eleven’ (London, 1889). The essays originally appeared in the 'British Weekly', 1887-1888.

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