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Writings of Anna Seward, copied in her autograph and bequeathed by her to Sir Walter Scott., 1743-[1789], undated.

Identifier: MS.880

Scope and Contents

The volume contains ‘Telemachus’, the first three books of an epic poem (folio 1); ‘Poems’, by the Reverend Thomas Seward (folio 92); “Observations upon Professor Spence's Essay on Pope's Odyssey” (folio 110); and four sermons (folio 144).


  • Creation: 1743-[1789], undated.

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197 Leaves

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


197 folios.

Repository Details

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

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