Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland

MONRO COLLECTION

A collection of 161 volumes comprising mainly British and continental imprints, chiefly of the 18th and the 19th century, but including a number of earlier works, which belonged to Alexander Monro primus (1697-1767), Professor of Medicine at Edinburgh University, and his descendants. The collection was presented in 1959 by Lt Col A. G. F. Monro.

Shelfmark: : Monro.

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