The correspondence with Mr. and Mrs. Cudlip is about the Vestry Library. There are also cuttings about the Library, including Edinburgh Cathedral chimes, rhymes to which The Rectory's library gave birth.
Letters of Reverend F. W. Davis (fl. 1897)
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- ReferenceGB 237 Coll-665
- Dates of Creation1897-1898
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description2 letters, 2 cuttings. Access to records in a fragile condition may be restricted.
- LocationGen. 1981/73-76
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Reverend F. W. Davis was Rector of Blairgowrie, Perthshire. He was a book-collector and poet.
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Compiled by Graeme D Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections Division.
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