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Papers of Robert Blair (1593-1666)

Identifier: MS BLAIR

Scope and Contents

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  • c.1666


Language of Materials

English and Scots

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:

Biographical / Historical

Robert Blair was a Scottish minister from Irvine in Ayrshire. He was excommunicated from the church in 1634 but was appointed Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 1646.


1 volume : manuscript ; quarto, 139 pages with insertions

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Repository Details

Part of the New College Library Special Collections Repository

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