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Papers of Charles Mackie

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-423

Scope and Contents

Volumes:
  1. Index Funereus 29 Annorum, June 1727 - June 1756 (Dc.1.47)
  2. Commonplace books containing chiefly notes and extracts on Roman and general history, 2 vols [also containing a list in vol. 2 of Mackie's students in History and Roman Antiquities] (Dc.5.24)
  3. Annotationes in ontologiam Gerrardi de Vries, 1703 (Dc.7.79)
  4. Commonplace book containing various tracts on antiquarian and historical subjects (Dc.8.24)
  5. Compendium of the dictionaries of Boyle and Moreri, and catalogue of historical, antiquarian and literary works (Dc.8.50-51)
  6. Notae in Horatii Turselini Romani Historiarum epitomas, 1743 (MS.2648)

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1703-1756

Creator

Language of Materials

English, Latin

Extent

8 Volumes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Items with the Dc and Dk prefixed shelfmarks were already in the Library by 1936 and probably arrived considerably earlier. MS.2648 was purchased in 1985 from Bloomsbury Rare Books. As such, this collection has been brought together artificially, with items having different provenances.

Related Materials

Further Mackie items can be found within the Laing Collection: La.II.237, La.III.558 and La.III.628.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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