Commonplace book of Robina Chisholm, containing newspaper cuttings and transcripts of poems, chiefly of her brother Walter (1856-1877), a Berwickshire shepherd. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.20442

Dates

  • 1872-1881. (Creation)

Extents

  • 37 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Bibliography

    Many of the poems were published in Walter Chisholm’s ‘Poems’, edited by W Cairns.

  • Bibliography

    Chisholm, Walter. ‘Poems’, edited by W Cairns (Edinburgh, 1879).

  • Arrangement

    37 folios.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1977, by the executrix of the late Miss Janet M Lawson, O.B.E.

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