Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland
A collection of books and pamphlets by the novelist Mrs Margaret Oliphant (1828-1897), which consists of 163 editions in 272 volumes and was presented in 1972 by Mrs Emily Valentine of Alyth, Perthshire, a descendant of Mrs Oliphant. There is also a collection of her correspondence and literary papers.
The manuscripts are described and indexed in Vol. XVI (unpublished) of the Library’s Catalogue of Manuscripts.