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GD45Papers of the Maule Family, Earls of Dalhousie11th-20th Century
GD45/26Miscellaneous.11th century- 19th century
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference GD45/26/48
Title Manuscript of Walter Bower's Scotichronicon, written by Magnus Makculloch and illustrated by James Graye
Dates [Late 15th century]
Access status Open
Access conditions Restricted access; microfilm available
Location Off site
Level File
Publication note Referred to in Historical Manuscripts Commission, 'First Report', Appendix, p. 119. For a complete edition in Latin and English of the text of 'Scotichronicon', see D E R Watt (general editor), 'Scotichronicon by Walter Bower in Latin and English' (1987-1998). For brief description of the manuscript, see D E R Watt (and others), 'Scotichronicon by Walter Bower in Latin and English' volume 9 (1998), pp. 188-89: 'It is one of two manuscripts of the full text of the Scotichronicon that were copied [in 1480-1481] by a professional copyist called Magnus Makculloch ... with ... James Gray as rubricator...' (from p. 189); see also D Murray, 'The Black book of Paisley, and other manuscripts of the Scotichronicon' (1885), pp. 9-11.

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