An item showing letters written by people such as Robert Burns, Mary Queen of Scots and King Charles I held at the National Library of Scotland.
No title - MANUSCRIPTS Letters of the famous at the National Library of Scotland.
L/S of the National Library. Various interior shots as librarians examine manuscripts and letters for forgeries. M/S as they compare real signature of Robert Burns with one on a letter purporting to be by him, they do not match and it is marked a forgery. C/U of authentic Burns letter. M/S of manuscripts and Walter Scott's handwriting. C/U of 1692 letter. M/S of letter written by Mary Queen of Scots. M/S of letter written by Duke of York in 1610 asking for his father's blessing, he was to become King Charles I. Various shots of the statue of him in Trafalgar Square.