List of Abbreviations.
C.R.—Council Records of the City.
Inventory of City Chartres.—Inventory of the Writings in the Charter House
of the City; 6 volumes.
Reg. Mag. Sig.—Registrum magni Sigilli, in the General Register House,
A.P.S.—Acts of the Parliaments of Scotland (Record Edition); 11 volumes.
Balfour's Practicks.—Practicks, or a System of the more Ancient Law of
Scotland, compiled by Sir James Balfour of Pittendreich, late President of the
Court of Session, 1754.