A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)


Bute MS 
[c1420] Burgh Laws Regiam majestatem etc MS NLS 21246 Contains Reg. maj. (fol. 27), leges forestarum (fol. 122), de attachiamentis (fol. 127), leges marchiarum (fol. 150v), leges burgorum (fol. 153v), statuta gilde (fol. 165v), law of ships (fol. 171), weights in Flanders (fol. 175), and other legal texts. The original of ‘Of wecht in Flandrys' is apparently of earlier composition than A copy [?c1450] of a treatise on the selling prices of Scottish goods in the Netherlands, edited from MS NLS Adv. 34.7.6, by A. Hanham 'A Medieval Scots Merchant's Handbook', in The Scottish Historical Review L, 19, 1971, pp 107 ff (letter from Dr. A. Hanham, 5/12/1972). Formerly belonged to Marquess of ButeTranscr. DOST Lib. 
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