Commonplace book, 1863-1896, of Robert Dickson Glover, a merchant at Roslin and later in Portobello. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.14277

Dates

  • 1863-1896, 1927, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 106 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The book contains verses, historical and literary material, notes of events in Roslin, 1869-1873, and fragments of a diary for 1895-1896. A later hand has added copies of poems and of the will, May 1927, of John Glover who died in 1933 (folio 96).

  • Arrangement

    106 folios.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1964.

Components