Negative microfilm of manuscripts, commonplace book and transcript of journal of Sir Walter Scott. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
Mf.Sec.MSS.577
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • 1792-1827. (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 Reels (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    MSS.1548, 1568-1569.

  • Existence and Location of Copies

    A positive microfilm is available at Mf.Sec.MSS.615.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows: Original manuscript, [1818, or before], of 'The heart of Midlothian' by Sir Walter Scott (MS.1548);

    Commonplace book, 1792-1803, bearing the name Gualterus Scott, containing notes and extracts on Italian poetry, Scottish history, Northern antiquities, ballads, romances, witchcraft, etc., in Sir Walter Scott’s autograph, with a few passages in other hands (MS.1568);

    Transcript of Sir Walter Scott’s journal, 1825-1827, copied in the handwriting of his daughter Sophia and at least one other person (MS.1569).

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