Bannatyne Club

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Was founded in 1823, with Sir W. Scott as president, for the publication of old Scottish documents. The club was dissolved in 1861. George Bannatyne (1545–1608), in whose honour it was named, was the compiler in 1568 of a large collection of Scottish poems.

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