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Hawthornden Manuscripts: original papers of William Drummond of Hawthornden and of his uncle, William Fowler, secretary to Queen Anne, consort of James VI., Late 16th century-early 18th century.

Identifier: MSS.2053-2067


  • Creation: Late 16th century-early 18th century.

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15 Volumes


The papers appear to have been bound, somewhat confusedly, about 1827.


See David Laing, 'Brief account of the Hawthornden Manuscripts', in 'Archaeologia Scotia', volume iv, page 57.

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

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