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Bonar, Horatius, Rev, 1808-1889 (Free Church of Scotland minister | hymn writer )


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bible belonging to Horatius Bonar (1808-1889)

Identifier: MS BON2
Scope and Contents

Bible inscribed 'Horatius Bonar. 1837.' Text underlined with annotations in the back.

Dates: 1831

Manuscript of "Erling the Bold" by R. M. Ballantyne

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-1728
Identifier: Coll-2074
Content Description A full-length autograph manuscript (386 leaves) of R. M. Ballantyne’s Erling the Bold: A Tale of the Norse Sea-Kings, a novel of Viking life, inspired by Icelandic sagas. This is very much a working manuscript with alterations, clarifications and revisions to every aspect of the text including changes to characterisation, dialogue, narrative development and descriptive writing. From the evidence of this manuscript, this was Bannatyne’s first draft of the...
Dates: 1869

Poem beginning 'Think truly and thy thoughts', 13 May 1893

Identifier: Coll-97/CW126g/2
Scope and Contents

Poem [entitled 'Be True'] beginning 'Think truly and thy thoughts, Shall the world's fame feed' by [Horatius] Bonar.

Dates: 13 May 1893

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Archival Object 1
Bible 1
Poems 1
Scottish literature -- 19th century 1
Truth 1
Vikings 1