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Papers of Rev Dr John Walker
    Lecture Notes

Edinburgh University Library Department of Special Collections

Student lecture notes and book extracts

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GB 0237 John Walker Dc.8.31

Date(s)

1790s

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

soft-bound volume

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Notes from lectures by John Walker, then an index, then book extracts. Sample of asbestos, or 'rock flax', stitched into the unnumbered page 75. Colour schematic illustration of a coal seam on unnumbered page 124. Inner page inscribed with the name of John Douglas, Edinburgh (approximately 188 handwritten pages).

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