Correspondence, journals, and other papers of the Russells of Ashiesteel. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.3220-3235

Dates

  • 1776-1858, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 16 Volumes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1943, by General Sir Aylmer Haldane, G.C.M.G., K.C.B.

  • Separated Materials

    A leaf of Sir Walter Scott's manuscript of ‘Waverley’, foliated 7 and forming part of chapter xxx, has been inserted in its place in Adv.MS.1.1.0, which comprises the bulk of the novel. The donor also presented with this collection a leather box in which Scott used to send his copy to the printers, and a Bible box given by Scott to James Ballantyne in 1816. These are now MSS.23622-23624.

    See also Ch.2477.

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