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"The buik of the vniversall Kirk of Scotland;" being an abridgment of the proceedings of the General Assemblies from 1560 to 1602, early 17th century

MS. Rawl. B. 474
Held at the Weston Library

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  • Creation: early 17th century


16 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 474

Custodial History

Owned by George Ridpath and T. Boston.

On the reverse of the first leaf is the following note: "Simprin, March 14th, 1706. This book was given to me by Mr. George Ridpath, then upon tryals and going to London, upon condition I should return it to him in case he come back to Scotland again and require it. T. Boston."


  • Printed by the Maitland Club, 3 vols, in quarto. Edinb. 1839–1845. This MS. ends at p. 1008 of that edition.
  • For a notice of a copy possessed by Ridpath see the preface to vol. iii. of The Buik , p. ix.

Physical Facet

On paper, in folio


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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