Manuscripts, typescripts, and proofs of work by Alexander Scott (1920-1989). Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.26474-26481

Dates

  • 1948-1970, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 8 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

    MSS.26475-26476 and 26477, folios 1-6, presented, 1968, by the author, Alexander Scott, the rest bought, 1972.

  • Scope and Contents

    Alexander Scott was educated in Aberdeen, and after service in the army during the Second World War, became a lecturer in Scottish Literature at Glasgow University. He was the editor of the ‘Saltire Review’, 1954-1957, served on a number of literary committees, and edited work by William Soutar and Sydney Goodsir Smith, among others. His own literary work consisted of poetry, drama, and criticism.

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