Manuscripta juridica

[Principal Investigator: G. R. Dolezalek]






New Haven, Yale UL Beinecke RBL, Osborn f b 246


Century: XVII

Number of folios: 223

Material: chart.

Height: quarto

Region and Place of Production: Britannia

Scribe(s) / Possessor(s):

  • J. Ferguson, writer, a.1894 (Possessor)
  • Alexander Boswell of Auchinleck (died a.1822) (Possessor)
  • Glasgow, Royal Faculty of Procurators. Acquired from there in 2009 (Possessor)
  • Auchinleck library (sold a.1822 after death of Alexander Boswell) (Possessor)
  • Thomas M. Weir (exlibris) (Possessor)

Cover: saec. XVII, in parchment. Spine repaired. On spine, in ink: Practicks of the Court of Session ... by St. Clair, ... Sir Richard Maitland of Lethington, ... Mr Alex. Colville of Culross. Handwriting: several hands

Literature quoting this MS: Dolezalek, Scotland under Jus Commune, vols. 1 and 3