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Papers of John Bachop (1825-1855)

 Fonds
Identifier: GD53

Scope and Contents

The material is composed of: a notebook of Latin verses, with translations and notes, 1845-1850; a notebook of poems and other writings Casual cogitations in prose and rhyme, some dated 1845-1848, with other fragments loosely inserted, also an article by William Blair John Bachop: an early student-poet of New College, Edinburgh, 1907; and a notebook of poems and other writings Horae relaxationis, 1852.

Dates

  • 1845-1907

Language of Materials

English and Latin.

Physical Description

3 volumes, some fragments. Access to records in a fragile condition may be restricted.

Conditions Governing Access

Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers at Centre for Research Collections, University of Edinburgh Main Library, George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LJ. Contact repository in advance: is-crc@ed.ac.uk

Biographical / Historical

The poet John Bachop was born in 1825. He studied at New College, Edinburgh, and he died in 1855.

Extent

3 volumes, some fragments.

Physical Location

MS BAC 1-3

Other Finding Aids

Local lists.

Accruals

Check the local Indexes for details of any additions.

Physical Description

3 volumes, some fragments. Access to records in a fragile condition may be restricted.

Physical Facet

Access to records in a fragile condition may be restricted.

General

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Repository Details

Part of the New College Library Special Collections Repository

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