Wardlaw manuscript: 'Polichronicon, seu Policratica Temporum. Many histories in one, or nearer, the true genealogy of the Frasers', by James Fraser of Phopachy, Minister of Wardlaw (Kirkhill), begun in 1666 and continued at least until 1699. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.3658

Dates

  • 1666-1699. (Creation)

Extents

  • 183 Leaves (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, 1946, by Sir Keith Fraser, Baronet, of Ledeclune and Morar, through the good offices of William Mackay, son of the editor of the manuscript.

  • Scope and Contents

    A letter, 1870, of Francis Harvey, the London bookseller, to Sir William Fraser, Baronet, offering the manuscript for sale, has been pasted in at the end.

  • Arrangement

    iv + 179 folios.

  • Bibliography

    The manuscript was published in part and described by William Mackay in ‘Chronicles of the Frasers’, ‘Scottish History Society’, volume xlvii (1905).

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