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TitlePapers of Alexander Bisset
ShelfmarkMS 2206 James Webster
Creation Date1700 - 1700
Contents Note“A Sermon preached by Mr James Webster in the Tolbooth church of Ed[inbu]r[gh] Febr[uar]y ii [11] Anno D[omi]ni 1700” On the facing page “This sermon was preached On the Occasion of that Terrible Conflagration that happened in the parliament close upon Sabbath Morning Febr[uar]y 4th Anno Domini 1700.” Text: Isaiah 26:91.
Material FeaturesTwo sets of leaves tipped into a modern binding. The second of these contains a fair copy of a sermon. It is unpaginated and unfoliated. A later hand has added a sentence regarding the destruction of records in the fire. 36 pages (unpaginated and unfoliated).
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Bisset, Alexander
Source of DataAnne James
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GEMMS record createdJanuary 27, 2019
GEMMS record last editedJanuary 27, 2019