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Literary papers of the poet Edith Anne Robertson (1883-1973).

Identifier: MSS.26977-26984

Scope and Contents

Educated in Glasgow and Germany, in 1919 Edith Anne married James A Robertson who became Professor of Biblical Criticism at Aberdeen University. Her publications included a life of St Francis Xavier as well as poems in English and Scots.


  • Creation: 1915-1973, undated.

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8 Volumes

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

MS.26977 presented, 1968, by Mrs Robertson; the rest presented, 1974, by her daughter, Mrs J Barnes.

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