An edition of the ballad 'Scottish Field' by Miss M.C.G. Hugon

Scope and Content

An edition of the ballad 'Scottish Field' by Miss M.C.G. Hugon from the Percy and Lyme Hall manuscripts, 1903-4; including:

  • a fair copy intended for the press
  • drafts, transcripts and notes for the edition with photographs of the Lyme Hall manuscript
  • and letters to Miss Hugon from Thomas Wodehouse Legh, 2nd Baron Newton, John Wesley Hales and Frederick York Powell.

Administrative / Biographical History

Miss Marianne Ccile G. Hugon (fl 20th century), sometime scholar of Somerville College, Oxford.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Transferred from the British Library in 1954.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Custodial History

Deposited in the British Library in 1952.