Author:William George Black

William George Black
Scottish writer and public notary; Glasgow antiquarian; senior partner in the legal firm of Black, Honeyman, & Monteath

This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "W. G. B-k."

William George Black

Works edit

  • Folk-medicine : a chapter in the history of culture (1883) [1]
  • Sylt and its Associations (1888)
  • The Law relating to County Councils (1889)
  • A Digest of Decisions in Scottish Shipping Cases, 1865-1890, with Notes (1891)
  • What are teinds? : An account of the history of tithes in Scotland (1893) [2]
  • Winter days in India and Elsewhere (1908) [3]
  • The parochial ecclesiastical law of Scotland : : as modified by the Church of Scotland Acts, 1921 and 1925 (1928)
  • Heligoland and the Islands of the North Sea
  • "The Hare in Folk-lore" in The Folk-Lore Journal, 1 (1883)
  • "Folk-Tales of North Friesland" in The Folk-Lore Journal, 5 (1887)

Transcriptions edit

  • Shettleston and Peaton Chapel cases & miscellaneous ecclesiastical papers.
  • Ardrossan, Auchterarder, Roxburgh and Stonehouse cases, 1898-1905.
  • Dumbarton Glebe case, 1906, and miscellaneous ecclesiastical papers.
  • Notes and newspaper cuttings relating to the Biggar, Shettleston, and Thornliebank church cases. 1894-97.
  • Commonplace book. 1875

Contributions to the DNB edit

Works about Black edit

External links edit

Black, William George (1857-1932) Miscellaneous Writer 161266 at National Register of Archives


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1928.

This author died in 1932, so works by this author are in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 90 years or less. These works may be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.


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