Munimenta Alme Universitatis Glasguensis

Munimenta Alme Universitatis Glasguensis : Records of the University of Glasgow, from Its Foundation Till 1727 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Munimenta Alme Universitatis Glasguensis: Records of the University of Glasgow, From Its Foundation Till 1727 The first volume records the foundations, Episcopal, Regal, and Papal of the University, and its constitution so far as imposed or Shaped by outward authority, its privileges and immunities, its endowments and acquisitions of property. It is designed not only to shew the titles Of the different College estates, but to illustrate their management, rents, and produce. It will be found to afford information of the whole business transactions of the University a body corporate dealing with parties outside its walls. The documents are arranged chrono logically from beginning to end. The more important are given at length and verbatim. Of some it has been thought sufficient to print an abridgement, retaining the operative words of the originals. While in a third sort, either longer or less important, a short descriptive notice of the document only is given. The Table of Contents prefixed to the volume, while it indicates the source from which 'each document is printed, the authority to which it is entitled, and whether it is given in full or in abbreviate, furnishes at the same time such an account Of its purport as may satisfy the common reader, while it will serve to direct the more curious inquirer to the matters of interest it contains. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 272 pages
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