Proof copy of a reprint of "Jones’s directory or, useful pocket companion, for the year 1786", interleaved and heavily annotated by John Buchanan, 'Glasguensis'. Edit




  • 1863. (Creation)


  • 46 Leaves (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1939, by, James MacLehose, LL.D., a Member of the Board of Trustees of the National Library.

  • Arrangement

    46 (interleaved) folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    There are some proof corrections on the title-page by James MacLehose, the publisher, and on the fly-leaf his signature and a note by his son, the donor.

  • Related Materials

    For a copy of this manuscript, with additional information, see MS.1020.

  • Bibliography

    The reprint was published by James MacLehose, bookseller to the University of Glasgow in 1866. The annotations were drawn upon by the editors for their notes in the volume as published, and John Buchanan's help is there acknowledged; but there is a considerable residuum of information.