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Transcript of ‘Memoirs of the Insurrection in the year 1715 by John, Master of Sinclair’, from the original at Dysart House., [1799, or after-1803, or after.]

Identifier: MSS.1573-1574

Scope and Contents

The transcript is written on paper bearing watermarks from 1799 to 1803, with an introductory notice, notes, and additional remarks in Sir Walter Scott's hand.


  • Creation: [1799, or after-1803, or after.]

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2 Volumes ; Quarto.

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


The transcripts were received bound in two volumes.


The manuscript, with Scott's notes, etc., was published by the Abbotsford Club in 1858.

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