‘Extracta ex variis chronicis Scotiae’, a transcript made for Walter Macfarlane of Macfarlane, 1738, taken from the original manuscript, Adv.MS.35.6.13, a collection of extracts of chronicles, late 15th century-early 16th century, mostly taken from Fordun and Boece with extensive annotations in the hand of Sir William Sinclair of Roslin. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MS.35.3.10

Dates

  • Late 15th century-early 16th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    iii folios + 296 pages. Folio.

Subjects

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Later additions in the original are here collected at the end (pages 249). The folio numbers of the original are given in the margin, and the index which is placed at the beginning in the original, is here transferred to the end (page 263).

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    Adv.MS.35.6.13.

  • Related Materials

    Other copies are Wod.Oct.Ill and Adv.MS.35.4.5 (both of which are less complete).

  • Bibliography

    The original is printed in full in ‘Extracta ex Variis Cronicis Scocie’ edited by W B D D Turnbull (Abbotsford Club, 1842).

  • 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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