Item F1711 - Cartularium de Elgin, [1740]

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Cartularium de Elgin, [1740]


  • [1740] (Creation)

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143 p.; 25 cm.

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Transcribed from the original by William Whytock in 1740. Formerly owned by the library of the Law Faculty, University of Edinburgh. From the Chalmers and Phillipps collections, Phillipps MS. 11305, with his stencilled mark of ownership. Antiquarian bookseller's catalogue description typed in on half-fly leaf.

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Transcript of a cartulary of Elgin Abbey, some of the transcribed documents being dated from the 13th to the 15th centuries.

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Unrestricted access.

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  • English

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Handwritten, bound in leather.

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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