Three Unnoticed Editions of Pieter Burman's Antiquitatum Romanarum brevis descriptio

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This article corrects earlier views about the teaching of history by Charles Mackie in Scotland, showing how he taught a class on Antiquities using the textbook of Pieter Burman, which as a result went through three Scottish editions, without the name of the author disclosed.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)20-33
JournalThe Bibliotheck
Publication statusPublished - 1997


  • Burman
  • Mackie
  • Antiquitates
  • Roman Law
  • History
  • Netherlands
  • Scotland
  • Universal History


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