Scottish chartularies transcribed, 1738-1744, for Walter Macfarlane of Macfarlane by his earlier copyist. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MSS.35.2.5-35.3.9

Dates

  • 13th century-1707, or after. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    10 volumes. Folio.

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The wording and ornament of the title pages suggest a division into three groups:

    (i) Adv.MSS.35.2.5, 35.3.6, 35.3.7, 35.39: 1738-1739.

    (ii) Adv.MSS.35.3.2, 35.3.4: 1740.

    (iii) Adv.MSS.35.3.3, 35.3.5, 35.3.8: 1740-1744.

    The sources are mainly the original manuscripts then in the Advocates` Library, with notes taken from Richard Augustine Hay`s works. Only those documents the present location of whose originals is unknown are indexed in detail.

  • Related Materials

    Cf. also Adv.MS.35.3.13.

  • 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 volumes were bought by the Advocates’ Library in 1783.

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