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`M.S. West Highland Tales Vol. VI`, consisting entirely of material, in considerable disorder, for ‘Popular Tales of the West Highlands’, volume 4, which contains John Francis Campbell`s `Postscript` and his articles on the Ossianic controversy, Welsh traditions, the theory of mythology, a `Plea for Gaelic`, and Highland dress, art and music, with letters from his collectors and an essay on Gaelic poetry largely by Hector MacLean., 1861.

Identifier: Adv.MS.50.1.6(Part 1-Part 3)

Scope and Contents

The original manuscripts of Campbell and his collaborators have been cut up, revised and amended by Campbell in the course of production of his final text.


  • Creation: 1861.


0.00 Linear metres (3 boxes.)

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