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Sermons of Alexander Carlyle., 1746-1803, undated.

Identifier: MSS.23786-23909

Scope and Contents

They consist of sermons preached before and after the Sacrament (MSS.23786-23805), series of sermons on the Sermon on the Mount (MSS.23806-23816), on the Lord's Prayer (MSS.23817-23825) and on righteousness (MSS.23826-23834), sermons on death (MSS.23835-23840), sermons preached on public occasions (MSS.23841—23863), some of which were, printed subsequently, and sermons preached on various topics (MSS.23864-23906), followed by drafts, fragments and summaries of sermons and schemes of services (MS.23907), a sermon in an unidentified hand, not necessarily preached by Alexander Carlyle (MS.23908) and three lectures 1785, 1803, undated, on scriptural topics (MS.23909).


  • Creation: 1746-1803, undated.

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123 Volumes ; All are quarto, except otherwise stated.

Language of Materials

From the Fonds: Undetermined


The sermons in each group are arranged in the order in which they were first preached, except MSS.23826-23834 which are arranged in text order.

Repository Details

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

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