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Translation of the 'Glenmasan Manuscript', Late 19th or early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-98/3/1/19

Scope and Contents

Titled 'The Glenmasan Manuscript', this appears to be a translation into English of the introduction to the text of 'The Story of Deirdre and the Sons of Uisneach'. The story is found in the Glenmasan Manuscript in the National Library of Scotland, NLS.72.2.3

Dates

  • Late 19th or early 20th century

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

The page is in good condition, though discoloured. The ink is unfaded, and the handwriting is generally clear (with the exception of some amendments, annotations, and corrections). There is no binding, therefore the pages are at risk of becoming separated and lost.

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.

Extent

1 file

Previous reference

Mackinnon C.3(1)

Physical Description

The page is in good condition, though discoloured. The ink is unfaded, and the handwriting is generally clear (with the exception of some amendments, annotations, and corrections). There is no binding, therefore the pages are at risk of becoming separated and lost.

Physical Facet

Material: Paper

Binding: None; held together by modern paperclip

Dimensions

20.3 cm x 26 cm

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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