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Gaelic poetry of the 18th century: Alexander McDonald, Late 19th or early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-98/1/1/35

Scope and Contents

Script for a lecture on ALexander McDonald, though it may require further investigation to ascertain which Alexander McDonald that may be (possibly Alasdair mac Mhaighistir Alasdair?). It appears to have been a lecture delivered by Mackinnon, although it does not look like Mackinnon's handwriting

Dates

  • Late 19th or early 20th century

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

The pages and binding are in excellent condition. There is no front or back cover to protect the contents. The ink is unfaded, and the handwriting is much clearer than is usually expected for this collection

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.

Extent

1 notebook

Previous reference

Mackinnon B.60

Physical Description

The pages and binding are in excellent condition. There is no front or back cover to protect the contents. The ink is unfaded, and the handwriting is much clearer than is usually expected for this collection

Physical Facet

Material: Paper

Binding: Pages folded and inserted into one another and held together by contemporary string

Dimensions

19.2 cm x 23.6 cm

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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