Specimen of notes on the statute law of Scotland, from the first parliament of James I to the accession of James VI, by David Dalrymple, Lord Hailes. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.990

Dates

  • [?1768.] (Creation)

Extents

  • 126 Leaves (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.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1934.

  • Custodial History

    The papers were bought by the National Library of Scotland with the aid of the Reid Fund.

  • Arrangement

    ii + 38 + 38 + ii + 38 pages + v + 62 folios. The papers were received bound.

  • Scope and Contents

    Contains three of the printed, interleaved copies which Lord Hailes issued privately and sent to legal authorities for their remarks, with autograph notes by Lord Auchinleck, James Gordon, Advocate, and Hailes himself.

  • Bibliography

    See 'A brief memoir of the life and writings of Sir David Dalrymple' (Edinburgh, 1833, number 16.

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