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Student notes on Scots Law taken down by David Monro Binning, 1797

 Item — Box: CLX-A-479
Identifier: Coll-1848/23-0109

Scope and Contents

This is a notebook containing manuscript student nots on law, taken down by David Monro Binning in 1797 at the University of Edinburgh.

The notes cover the following chapters, as listed on the title page: "Man and Wife / Parent and Child / Tutors and Minors/Curators / Master and Servant".


  • Creation: 1797


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.

Biographical / Historical

David Monro Binning (1776-1834) was younger son of the eminent physician Alexander Monro (secundus). Binning took on the surname Binning in 1796 after inheriting the property of Wester Softlaw near Kelso, Scotland.


1 notebook

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in March 2022. Accession no. SC-Acc-2023-0109.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Aline Brodin in June 2023, using information provided by the seller.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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