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Rough notes on the arrangement of books in a library, probably by John Trotter of Mortonhall., 1709-1715.

Identifier: MS.6295, folios 17-35

Scope and Contents

The notes include instructions for making catalogues and for making an index (folio 17).


  • Creation: 1709-1715.

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19 Leaves

Custodial History

On folio 35 is an armorial bookplate of Trotter of Mortonhall.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented, 1957, by E B Basden, Bonnyrigg, Midlothian.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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