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Maitland, Richard. The selected poems of Sir Richard Metellan of Lydington, Late 16th century

 Bound volume
Identifier: De.3.71

Scope and Contents

This is a volume of collected poems of Sir Richard Maitland, Senator of the College of Justice, an Ordinary Lord of Session from 1561 until 1584, and notable Scottish poet

Dates

  • Late 16th century

Creator

Extent

1 volume (Binding: Red morocco over boards with gilt tooled border and frame. Gilt stamped shield with Academ Edinburg Guil Drummond Ab Hawthornden D.D.Q in centre of front cover and gilt stamped winged horse over laurel wreath with Hos Gloria Reddit Honores in centre of back cover. Compartmented spine with five raised bands, gilt stamped decorations and title. Gilt edges to text block. Marbled end-papers.)

The Library of Drummond of Hawthornden, Macdonald, 1971

Materials Specific Details

"Given to the colledge of Edenbrough by W.D. 1627." written at foot of title page

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Source

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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