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Galley proofs. Proofs (printed matter).

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: First proofs printed from type, usually meaning those printed before it is made up into pages.

Found in 107 Collections and/or Records:

Annotated proofs of Morrison's edition of the poetry of Rob Donn Mackay., Probably 1890s.

Identifier: Acc.14317/19
Scope and Contents

Proofs of Morrison's edition. The printed pages, pasted onto the backs of Edinburgh Public Library book order forms, are heavily annotated with background notes and corrections, expansions and re-ordering of the texts of the songs.

Dates: Probably 1890s.

Corrected proofs of James J Guthrie's 'These green pastures: essays in the spirit of Sussex', which was to have been issued by the Caravel Press., 1952.

Identifier: MS.19625
Scope and Contents

The contents consist of galley proofs, lacking the foreword (folio 1), a paste-up of page proofs, lacking some of the poems and the three last essays (folio 18), and two pen drawings (folio 60).

Dates: 1952.

Correspondence and papers of Dr Hew Morrison, Gaelic scholar, including extracts from the diary of Rev. Murdo MacDonald, minister of Durness.

Identifier: Acc.14317/1-34
Content Description Correspondence and papers of Dr Hew Morrison (1850-1935), Gaelic scholar and a native Gaelic speaker from Torrisdale, Sutherland. He became the first librarian of the Edinburgh Free Public Library, now Central Library, a post which he held until his retirement in 1922. The library had been founded with the help of a gift from Andrew Carnegie, with whom Morrison remained in close friendship while acting as representative for Carnegie's library foundation scheme.The papers include:...
Dates: 1877-2003 and undated, with most of the material dated 1877-1920s.

Editorial papers of Robin Fulton concerning 'Lines Review'., 1967-1970.

Identifier: MS.27498
Scope and Contents

The contents are as follows. (i) Letters to Robin Fulton, 1968-1969 (folio 1); (ii) Corrected galley proofs of numbers 25-27, 1967-1968 (folio 5). The order of contents differs from that in the published version, and galleys 5-10 of number 26 are missing. (iii) Typescript, with editorial deletions, of 'Transparencies', a sequence of poems by Iain Crichton Smith, published in number 29, June 1969 (folio 55); (iv) Drawings by Pete Morgan, published in number 32, March 1970 (folio 68).

Dates: 1967-1970.

Galley proof sheet of Sir Walter Scott`s "History of Scotland".

Identifier: Acc.12734
Scope and Contents

Sheet has been revised heavily.

Dates: circa 1829-1830.

Galley proofs, circa 1958, of Ian Hamilton Finlay, "The Sea-Bed and Other Stories", with corrections by Finlay.

Identifier: Acc.10351
Scope and Contents

With printed copies of two short stories, undated, of Finlay with his annotations and corrections.

Dates: circa 1958 and undated.