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Story entitled 'Turas', c1870

Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/6

Scope and Contents

Story entitled 'Turas' about a man who sends his three sons on a journey with a bag, which they are not allowed to look into until they arrive at their destination. The eldest one decides he will look into it and in doing so falls. The other two brothers mock him and keep on going. On the eldest's return he tells his father who tells him he will need to keep his secret. The story has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • c1870

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 72 folios ; 12.7 x 20 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 8v, line 3 to folio 8v, line 24

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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