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Autograph letter signed by Walter Scott to his friend James Ballantyne, 1823

 Item — Box: CLX-A-393
Identifier: Coll-1147/17-0178

Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed in full to Walter Scott's friend James Ballantyne, on the subject of world affairs. Also includes an engraving entitled 'The Author of Waverley', depicting Walter Scott and his dog.


  • Creation: 1823


Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.


1 folder

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in June 2017. Accession no SC-Acc-2017-0178.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Aline Brodin in February 2018.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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