Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland

J.G. SCOTT COLLECTION

Donated by Miss Judith G. Scott, OBE FSA FSA (SCOT), in 1984, this is a collection of 35 18th- and 19th-century children’s books and chapbooks, many of which are richly illustrated. One notable item is a copy of Instructions for Children, Teaching an Easy Way to Spell and Read True English ([London], 1763), by the Baptist, Benjamin Keach.

Shelfmark: JGS.

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