Notes from the lectures of David Hume, Baron of the Exchequer of Scotland, on Scots Law, read in the University of Edinburgh in 1811.
- f.i The title page describes this as Volume I.
- f.ii Contents - Introduction
- - Of Marriage
- - Relation between Parent and Child
- - Of Guardian and Ward
The text of the lectures is written on the facing page throughout. The verso is utilised, as required, for supplementary annotations based on related cases subsequent to 1811, mostly in pencil and in the same hand, and all relating to the text on the facing page. All the supplementary material relates to aspects of matrimonial law and is confined to the verso of ff.14-29.
The transcription is dated 1817.