Books and Borrowing 1750-1830

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Record ID 386715

Taylor's Elements &c. 4:to

Borrowed: 1790/6/1 (Tuesday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: One Guinea.


Borrower

David Lyell
Gender: Male.
Historical Alumni Database: https://collections.ed.ac.uk/alumni/record/83714. Class: Medicine. Academic dates: 1788-1789. Other: Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Diploma 1792.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Taylor (Male, born 1704, died 1766)
Genre: Law
Elements of the civil law [Taylor]

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Taylor (Male, born 1704, died 1766)
Genre: Law
Elements of the civil law.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1769. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 7


Book Work

John Taylor (Male, born 1704, died 1766)
Genre: Law
Elements of the Civil Law [John Taylor]

Borrowed: 1790/6/1 (Tuesday).

Borrower: David Lyell

Author: John Taylor (Male, born 1704, died 1766), Genre: Law

Elements of the Civil Law [John Taylor]

Record ID 386721

Hunter on V. Disease

Borrowed: 1790/7/1 (Thursday). Deposit: One Guinea.


Borrower

James Drysdale
Gender: Male.
Historical Alumni Database: https://collections.ed.ac.uk/alumni/record/77437. Class: Medicine. Academic dates: 1789-1791. Other: Apprentice of Royal College of Surgeons 1792.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Hunter (Male, born 1728, died 1793)
Genre: Medicine
Hunter on V. Disease (original title)
Treatise on the Venereal Disease (standardised title)

Possible modern shelfmark: Main Library - Special Collections ; *G.24.1.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Hunter (Male, born 1728, died 1793)
Genre: Medicine
A treatise on the venereal disease.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1786. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 25


Book Work

John Hunter (Male, born 1728, died 1793)
Genre: Medicine
Treatise on the Venereal Disease [John Hunter]

Record ID 386724

Fourcroy's Chemistry Vol. 4:th

Borrowed: 1790/7/6 (Tuesday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: One Guinea.


Borrower

James Watson
Gender: Male.
Historical Alumni Database: https://collections.ed.ac.uk/alumni/record/90262. Class: Medicine. Academic dates: 1789-1790.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Comte Antoine-François de Fourcroy (Male, born 1755, died 1809)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Fourcroy's Chemistry (original title)
Elementary Lectures on Chemistry and Natural History [Fourcroy] (standardised title)

Possible modern shelfmark: Special Collections *I.28.1-2.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Comte Antoine-François de Fourcroy (Male, born 1755, died 1809)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Elementary lectures on chemistry and natural history.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1785. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 41 times in 38 borrowing records


Book Work

Comte Antoine-François de Fourcroy (Male, born 1755, died 1809)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Elements of Natural History and Chemistry

Borrowed: 1790/7/6 (Tuesday).

Borrower: James Watson

Author: Comte Antoine-François de Fourcroy (Male, born 1755, died 1809), Genre: Natural Philosophy

Elements of Natural History and Chemistry

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 386727

Elements of Criticism Vs 1-2

Borrowed: 1790/7/6 (Tuesday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: One Guinea.


Borrower

P. Young
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Elements of criticism [Kames]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Elements of criticism. In three volumes.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh | London. Date of publication: 1762. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 360 times in 195 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Elements of Criticism

Borrowed: 1790/7/6 (Tuesday).

Borrower: P. Young

Author: Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782), Genre: Belles Lettres

Elements of Criticism

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 386730

Gibbon's R. History Vs 4th 5:th

Borrowed: 1790/7/6 (Tuesday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: One Guinea.


Borrower

Richard Feild
Gender: Male.
Historical Alumni Database: https://collections.ed.ac.uk/alumni/record/90831. Dissertation: De menorrhagia. Class: Medicine. Academic dates: 1786-1790. Other: MD (Edin) 1790.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Edward Gibbon (Male, born 1737, died 1794)
Genre: History
History of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire [Gibbon]
Possible modern shelfmark: Main Library - Special Collections ; *Q.25.1-6.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4, Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Edward Gibbon (Male, born 1737, died 1794)
Genre: History
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1776-1788. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 120 times in 95 borrowing records


Book Work

Edward Gibbon (Male, born 1737, died 1794)
Genre: History
Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Borrowed: 1790/7/6 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Richard Feild

Author: Edward Gibbon (Male, born 1737, died 1794), Genre: History

Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4, Volume 5

Record ID 386733

Rollin's Anc: History Vs 7-8

Borrowed: 1790/7/6 (Tuesday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: One Guinea.


Borrower

Wiliam Guillum
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Rollin's Ancient History (original title)
Ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecian [Rollin (standardised title)

Possible modern shelfmark: Special Collections E.B. .9(3) Rol..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 7, Volume 8

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 10 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 119 times in 74 borrowing records


Book Work

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians

Record ID 386736

& Hermes

Borrowed: 1790/7/6 (Tuesday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: One Guinea.


Borrower

Wiliam Guillum
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

James Harris (Male, born 1709, died 1780)
Genre: Education
Hermes, or, A philosophical inquiry concerning universal grammar
Possible modern shelfmark: Main Library - Special Collections ; SC 9217.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

James Harris (Male, born 1709, died 1780)
Genre: Education
Hermes, or, A philosophical inquiry concerning universal grammar.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1765. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 25


Book Work

James Harris (Male, born 1709, died 1780)
Genre: Education
Hermes, or, A Philosophical Inquiry Concerning Universal Grammar