University of St Andrews

University Library Special Collections

Rare Books


Queen Anne Collection

Queen Anne Collection

The Queen Anne collection is a set of Thomas Rymer's Foedera in 20 volumes. The work was published between 1704 and 1735, and presented to St Andrews from 1710 onwards.

Finding aids

Available through the guard-book catalogue only. Classmarks for books in this collection have the prefix QuA.


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Collection development policy

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Current projects

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