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Miscellaneous papers of John Pinkerton., Late 18th century-early 19th century.

Identifier: MS.1711

Scope and Contents

The contents comprise materials relating to John Pinkerton's collections of poetry (folio 1), edition of Barbour (folio 29), geographical works (folio 35), mineralogy (folio 104), ‘Recollections of Paris’ (folio 129), etc.; plans for works which were not subsequently carried out (folio 153); original poems (folio 164); and miscellaneous matter (folio 173).


  • Creation: Late 18th century-early 19th century.

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274 Leaves ; Folio and under.

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


i + 273 folios.

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A list of contents has been placed at the beginning.

Repository Details

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

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National Library of Scotland
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