Notebook of Lieutenant-General G H Hutton. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
Adv.MS.30.5.10
Level of Description
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Dates

  • Circa 1784-circa 1820. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    45 folios. Small quarto.

Subjects

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents of the notebook are as follows:

    (i) a copy made by Hutton in 1790 of the part of Giovanni Ferreri`s history of Kinloss Abbey printed in ‘Veterum Scriptorum ... amplissima collectio’, tomus 6, columns 319-327, which Bishop John Geddes had made in 1770 from the copy in the Royal Library, Madrid (folio 2);

    (ii) extracts from Adamnan`s Life of Saint Columba, taken possibly from ‘Vitæ Antiquæ Sanctorum qui habitaverunt in ... Scotia ...’ (folio 15);

    (iii) extracts from the observations on the wardrobe account of 28 Edw I (folio 34);

    (iv) notes on persons and places named Hutton, and on other places (folio 42).

  • Bibliography

    ‘Veterum Scriptorum ... amplissima collectio’, edited by E Martène and U Durand (Parisiis, 1729).

    Pinkerton, John. ‘Vitæ Antiquæ Sanctorum qui habitaverunt in ... Scotia ...’ (London, 1789).

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