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MS Lib 3: Students Receipt Book, with professor's names, page 52v

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Record ID 2985

Life of Clarendon Vol 1

Borrowed: 1765/3/5 (Tuesday). Returned: 1765/3/11 (Monday). Original Borrowed Date: 5 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 11 Mar 1765. Professor 1: John Anderson.


Borrower

William Watt
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Natural Philosophy, Physic. Original Full Name: William Watt.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon (Male, born 1609, died 1674)
Genre: Lives
Life of Edward Earl of Clarendon, Lord High Chancellor of England ... Containing, I. An account of the Chancellor's life from his birth to the Restoration in 1660. II. A continuation of the same, and of his History of the grand rebellion, from the Restoration to his banishment in 1667. Written by himsel
Press: AV. Shelf: 4. Number: 17. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bl8-h.16-18. Original Author: Clarendon, Edward Hyde, Earl of, 1609-1674..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1765/3/5 (Tuesday). Returned: 1765/3/11 (Monday).

Borrower: William Watt

Author: Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon (Male, born 1609, died 1674), Genre: Lives

Life of Edward Earl of Clarendon

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 2986

Byngs Expedition

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/8 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 8 Mar 1765. Professor 1: George Muirhead.


Borrower

Henry Foote
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Greek, Logic, Ethics, Physic, Divinity. Original Full Name: Henry Foote.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Thomas Corbett (Male, born 1698, died 1751)
Genre: Travel
Account of the expedition of the British fleet to Sicily, in the years 1718,1719, and 1720. Under the command of Sir George Byng, Bart.... Collected from the Admiral's manuscripts, and other original papers.
Press: AR. Shelf: 5. Number: 7. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bl8-h.11  . Original Author: Corbett, Thomas, -1751..

Record ID 2987

Geddes on composition

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/8 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 8 Mar 1765. Professor 1: John Anderson.


Borrower

Patrick Lowry
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Moral Philosophy, Divinity. Original Full Name: Patrick Lowry.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

James Geddes (Male, born 1710, died 1745)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Essay on the composition and manner of writing of the antients, particularly Plato.
Press: Stat. Hall. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Ea7-d.4  . Original Author: Geddes, James, 1710-1745..

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

James Geddes (Male, born 1710, died 1745)
Genre: Belles Lettres
An essay on the composition and manner of writing of the antients, particularly Plato. By the late James Geddes, Esq; Advocate.
Language: English | Greek . Published: Glasgow. Date of publication: 1748. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 22


Book Work

James Geddes (Male, born 1710, died 1745)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Essay on the Composition and Manner of Writing of the Antients

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/8 (Friday).

Borrower: Patrick Lowry

Author: James Geddes (Male, born 1710, died 1745), Genre: Belles Lettres

Essay on the Composition and Manner of Writing of the Antients

Record ID 2988

Acta Upsalice

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/22 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 22 Mar 1765. Professor 1: James Williamson.


Borrower

William Irvine
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Natural Philosophy, Physic, Medicine. Original Full Name: William Irvine.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Genre: Belles Lettres
Acta literaria sueciae Upsaliae publicata
Press: AZ. Shelf: 3. Number: 8. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll En.2.6  . Original Author: Acta Upsaliae..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Belles Lettres
Acta literaria Sveciæ Upsaliæ publicata.
Language: Latin . Published: Uppsala. Date of publication: 1720-1742. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 12 times in 3 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Belles Lettres
Acta Literaria Sveciae Upsaliae Publicata

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/22 (Friday).

Borrower: William Irvine

Genre: Belles Lettres

Acta Literaria Sveciae Upsaliae Publicata

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 2989

Caves Lives of Apostles

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/21 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 21 Mar 1765. Professor 1: James Moor. Professor 2: James Clow. Professor 3: George Muirhead.


Borrower

William Burnside
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Greek, Physic, Ethics. Original Full Name: William Burnside.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Cave (Male, born 1637, died 1713)
Genre: Theology
Apostolici: or, the lives, acts, death, and martyrdoms of those who were contemporary with, or immediately succeeded the apostles. As also the most eminient of the primitive Fathers for the first three hundred years. To which is added, a Chronology of the three first ages of the church.
Press: BO. Shelf: 3. Number: 9. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll bk8-e.2. Original Author: Cave, William, 1637-1713..

Record ID 2990

Robertsons History Vol 2d

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/22 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 22 Mar 1765. Professor 1: James Moor.


Borrower

Alexander Donald
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Greek, Ethics. Original Full Name: Alexander Donald.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
History of Scotland, during the reigns of Queen Mary and of King James VI. till his accession to the crown of England. With a review of the Scotch history previous to that period; and an appendix containing original papers.
Press: CF. Shelf: 5. Number: 3. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bh5-e.3-4. Original Author: Robertson, William, 1721-1793..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/22 (Friday).

Borrower: Alexander Donald

Author: William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793), Genre: History

History of Scotland During the Reigns of Queen Mary and King James VI

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 2991

Rollins Rom Ancient History

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/29 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 29 Mar 1765. Professor 1: James Williamson.


Borrower

John Roger
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Natural Philosophy. Original Full Name: John Roger.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Antient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. Translated from the French.
Press: AR. Shelf: 7. Number: 5. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bk9-h.1-12. Original Author: Rollin, Charles, 1661-1741..
Volumes borrowed: Volume unspecified

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 Greeks
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1734-1739. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1315 times in 857 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

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/29 (Friday).

Borrower: John Roger

Author: Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741), Genre: History

Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians

Volumes borrowed: Volume unspecified

Record ID 2992

Stillingflet Origines Sacrae

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/30 (Saturday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 30 Mar 1765. Professor 1: None.


Borrower

James Wright
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Ethics, Theology, Divinity, Preacher. Original Full Name: James Wright.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Edward Stillingfleet (Male, born 1635, died 1699)
Genre: Theology
Origines sacrae: or, a rational account of the grounds of natural and reveal'd religion
Press: CC. Shelf: 2. Number: 3. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bh8-d.12. Original Author: Stillingfleet, Edward, 1635-1699..

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Edward Stillingfleet (Male, born 1635, died 1699)
Genre: Theology
Origines sacrae: or, a rational account of the grounds of natural and reveal’d religion: wherein the foundations of religion, and the authority of the scriptures, are asserted and clear’d
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1709. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: 16


Book Work

Edward Stillingfleet (Male, born 1635, died 1699)
Genre: Theology
Origines Sacrae

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/30 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Wright

Author: Edward Stillingfleet (Male, born 1635, died 1699), Genre: Theology

Origines Sacrae

Record ID 2993

Rapins History

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/15 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 15 Mar 1765. Professor 1: George Muirhead.


Borrower

Gavin Wallace
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Greek, Ethics. Original Full Name: Gavin Wallace.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Paul Rapin de Thoyras (Male, born 1661, died 1725)
Genre: History
History of England [as well ecclesiastical as civil].
Press: AR. Shelf: 6. Number: 1: 2. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bm2-g.1-18. Original Author: Rapin-Thoyras, Paul de, 1661-1725..
Volumes borrowed: Volume unspecified

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Paul Rapin de Thoyras (Male, born 1661, died 1725)
Genre: History
The history of England.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1725-1746. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 288 times in 203 borrowing records


Book Work

Paul Rapin de Thoyras (Male, born 1661, died 1725)
Genre: History
History of England [Paul Rapin de Thoyras]

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/15 (Friday).

Borrower: Gavin Wallace

Author: Paul Rapin de Thoyras (Male, born 1661, died 1725), Genre: History

History of England [Paul Rapin de Thoyras]

Volumes borrowed: Volume unspecified

Record ID 2994

Demosthenes Orations

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/20 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 20 Mar 1765. Professor 1: Thomas Reid.


Borrower

Lancelot Graham
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Moral Philosophy, Ethics, Divinity. Original Full Name: Lancelot Graham.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Demosthenes (Male, born BCE384, died BCE322)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Demosthenis selectae orationes. Ad cod. MSSS. recensuit, textum, scholiasten, et versionem plurimis in locis castigavit, notis insuper illustravit Ricardus Mounteney. Praefiguntur huic editioni observationes in commentarios vulgo Ulpianeos
Press: AL. Shelf: 5. Number: 12. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bk3-f.6. Original Author: Demosthenes..

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/20 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Lancelot Graham

Author: Demosthenes (Male, born BCE384, died BCE322), Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy

Orations of Demosthenes

Record ID 2995

Hedericus Lexicon

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/23 (Saturday). Original Borrowed Date: 6 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 23 Mar 1765. Professor 1: Thomas Reid.


Borrower

William Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Moral Philosophy, Divinity. Original Full Name: William Grant.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Benjamin Hederich (Male, born 1675, died 1748)
Genre: Education, Genre: Reference Works
Lexicon manuale Graecum ... in tres partes, videlicet hermeneuticam, analyticam, et syntheticam, divisum ... Recensitum et plurimum auctum à Sam. Patrick.
Press: AI. Shelf: 5. Number: 5. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bn2-g.12  . Original Author: Hederich, Benjamin, 1675-1748..

Borrowed: 1765/3/6 (Wednesday). Returned: 1765/3/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Grant

Author: Benjamin Hederich (Male, born 1675, died 1748), Genre: Education, Genre: Reference Works

Lexicon Manuale Graecum

Record ID 2996

Hamiltons Travels

Borrowed: 1765/3/7 (Thursday). Returned: 1765/3/19 (Tuesday). Original Borrowed Date: 7 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 19 Mar 1765. Professor 1: Thomas Reid.


Borrower

John Wallace
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Moral Philosophy, Physic, Anatomy, Natural Philosophy. Original Full Name: John Wallace.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Alexander Hamilton (Male, died c.1732)
Genre: Travel
New account of the East Indies, being the observations and remarks of Capt. Alexander Hamilton, who spent his time there from the year 1688, to 1723 ...
Press: BT. Shelf: 5. Number: 16. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bl1-g.22  . Original Author: Hamilton, Alexander, -1732?..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1765/3/7 (Thursday). Returned: 1765/3/19 (Tuesday).

Borrower: John Wallace

Author: Alexander Hamilton (Male, died c.1732), Genre: Travel

New Account of the East Indies

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 2997

History Quakers

Borrowed: 1765/3/7 (Thursday). Returned: 1765/3/20 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 7 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 20 Mar 1765. Professor 1: Thomas Reid.


Borrower

Lancelot Graham
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Moral Philosophy, Ethics, Divinity. Original Full Name: Lancelot Graham.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Sewel (Male, born 1653, died 1720)
Genre: Theology
History of the rise, increase, and progress of the Christian people called Quakers, intermixed with several remarkable occurrences. Written originally in Low-Dutch by William Sewel, and by himself translated in English. Now revis'd and publish'd, with some amendments
Press: BO. Shelf: 3. Number: 4. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bk10-e.12  . Original Author: Sewel, William..

Borrowed: 1765/3/7 (Thursday). Returned: 1765/3/20 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Lancelot Graham

Author: William Sewel (Male, born 1653, died 1720), Genre: Theology

History of the Rise, Increase, and Progress Of the Christian People called Quakers

Record ID 2998

Ciceronis Philosophia

Borrowed: 1765/3/7 (Thursday). Returned: 1765/3/20 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 7 Mar 1765. Original Returned Date: 20 Mar 1765. Professor 1: James Moor. Professor 2: George Muirhead. Professor 3: James Clow.


Borrower

Colin Gillies
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Logic, Moral Philosophy, Natural Philosophy, Divinity. Original Full Name: Colin Gillies.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
M. Tullii Ciceronis de philosophia.
Press: K. Shelf: 5. Number: 4. Original Author: Cicero, Marcus Tullius..

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
M. Tullii Ciceronis de philosophia.
Language: Latin . Published: Venice. Date of publication: 1552. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: 1


Book Work

Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
De Philosophia [Cicero]

Borrowed: 1765/3/7 (Thursday). Returned: 1765/3/20 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Colin Gillies

Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

De Philosophia [Cicero]