Work-book of John Shirley, Solicitor, containing his fair copy, written out in full, of his ‘History of Scottish Law’. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MS.81.1.4

Dates

  • 1898, or after. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 163 folios. Quarto.

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Notes

  • Bibliography

    Part of this work had been previously published as an article entitled ‘Union and its Antecedents, Historical and Legal’ in ‘Scots Magazine’, volume XXI, January 1898, pages 134-144. These pages were cut out from a copy of the magazine and included (with alterations) at the relevant places within the leaves of this work-book.

  • 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 was presented to the Advocates` Library in 1906 by John Shirley, Solicitor. It was transferred from the Department of Printed Books in 1963.

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