Tales of the Peries


Online exhibit featuring MS of John Leyden's Tales of the Peries, courtesy of the National Library of Scotland, with associated materials produced as part of a Spring, 2012 Ben Franklin Scholars seminar at the University of Pennsylvania.



The Manuscript

MS of John Leyden's "Tales of the Peries", transcribed in January, 1812 by Mordaunt Ricketts, soon after Leyden's death.