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Record ID 42495

Edwards West Indies Volume 1st

Borrowed: 1813/9/16 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: 1813 Sept.. 16. Original Borrower: James Harley.


Borrower

James Harley
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Bryan Edwards (Male, born 1743, died 1800)
Genre: History
History, civil and commercial, of the British colonies in the West Indies
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Bryan Edwards (Male, born 1743, died 1800)
Genre: History
The history, civil and commercial, of the British colonies in the West Indies [1807]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1807.
Number of borrowings: 36


Book Work

Bryan Edwards (Male, born 1743, died 1800)
Genre: History
History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies

Borrowed: 1813/9/16 (Thursday).

Borrower: James Harley

Author: Bryan Edwards (Male, born 1743, died 1800), Genre: History

History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 42496

Scottish border Minstrelsy vol. 2nd

Borrowed: 1813/9/16 (Thursday). Original Borrower: Jos. Laidlaw.


Borrower

John Laidlaw
Gender: Male.
Birth date: 1794.


Book Holding

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Poetry
Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Poetry
Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border ... Third edition. [1806]
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh | London. Date of publication: 1806. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 73 times in 63 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Poetry
Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border

Borrowed: 1813/9/16 (Thursday).

Borrower: John Laidlaw

Author: Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832), Genre: Poetry

Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 42497

2d Vol: of Cardinal de Retz

Borrowed: 1813/9/18 (Saturday). Original Borrowed Date: 18. Original Borrower: W. Erskine.


Borrower

William Erskine
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Retailer/Shopkeeper.


Book Holding

Cardinal Jean François Paul de Gondi de Retz (Male, born 1613, died 1679)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of the Cardinal de Retz. Containing, the particulars of his own life, with the most secret transactions of the French court and the civil wars. Translated from the French. In four volumes.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Cardinal Jean François Paul de Gondi de Retz (Male, born 1613, died 1679)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of the Cardinal de Retz. Containing, the particulars of his own life, with the most secret transactions of the French court and the civil wars.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1774. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 46 times in 34 borrowing records


Book Work

Cardinal Jean François Paul de Gondi de Retz (Male, born 1613, died 1679)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of Cardinal de Retz

Borrowed: 1813/9/18 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Erskine

Author: Cardinal Jean François Paul de Gondi de Retz (Male, born 1613, died 1679), Genre: Lives

Memoirs of Cardinal de Retz

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 42498

Scapula's Lexicon

Borrowed: 1813/9/23 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: Septr 23. Original Borrower: James Brown.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Johann Scapula (Male, born c.1540, died 1600)
Genre: Reference Works
Graeco-Latinum novum : in quo ex primitivorum & simplicium fontibus derivata atque composita, ordinenon minus naturali, quàm alphabetico ...
Modern Shelfmark: NLS Special Collections Gray.693.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Johann Scapula (Male, born c.1540, died 1600)
Genre: Reference Works
Lexicon graecolatinum novum: in quo ex primitivorum & simplicium fontibus derivata atque composita, ordine non minus naturali, ... Joannis Scapulae opera & studio.
Language: Latin . Published: Basel. Date of publication: 1628. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: 2


Book Work

Johann Scapula (Male, born c.1540, died 1600)
Genre: Reference Works
Lexicon Graecolatinum

Borrowed: 1813/9/23 (Thursday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: Johann Scapula (Male, born c.1540, died 1600), Genre: Reference Works

Lexicon Graecolatinum

Record ID 42499

Gordons Tacitus Volume 1 & 2

Borrowed: 1813/10/4 (Monday). Original Borrowed Date: Octr. 4. Original Borrower: Chs. Darling.


Borrower

Charles Darling
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Mercer/Draper/Weaver.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Cornelius Tacitus (Male, born c.56, died 120)
Genre: History
Works of Tacitus. With political discourses upon that author, By Thomas Gordon, Esq.
Modern Shelfmark: NLS Special Collections Gray.1326.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Cornelius Tacitus (Male, born c.56, died 120)
Genre: History
The works of Tacitus. With political discourses upon that author.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 5 vols.
Editors: Gordon, Thomas, -1750
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 95 times in 58 borrowing records


Book Work

Cornelius Tacitus (Male, born c.56, died 120)
Genre: History
Works of Tacitus

Borrowed: 1813/10/4 (Monday).

Borrower: Charles Darling

Author: Cornelius Tacitus (Male, born c.56, died 120), Genre: History

Works of Tacitus

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 42500

Buchanan history of Scotland vol: 1

Borrowed: 1813/10/7 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: 7. Original Borrower: James Forrest.


Borrower

James Forrest junior
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

George Buchanan (Male, born 1506, died 1582)
Genre: History
Buchanan’s History of Scotland. In twenty books. Containing I. An Account of its several Situations; and the Nature of its Soil and Climate. II. The Ancient Names, Manners, Laws, and Customs of the Country, and what People inhabited the Island from the very Beginning. III. A Chronicle of all its Kings; in an exact Series of Succession, from Fergus, the first Founder of the Scotish Monarchy, to the Reign of King James VI. of Scotland, and First, of England.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

George Buchanan (Male, born 1506, died 1582)
Genre: History
Buchanan’s History of Scotland.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1733. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 76 times in 68 borrowing records


Book Work

George Buchanan (Male, born 1506, died 1582)
Genre: History
History of Scotland [George Buchanan]

Borrowed: 1813/10/7 (Thursday).

Borrower: James Forrest junior

Author: George Buchanan (Male, born 1506, died 1582), Genre: History

History of Scotland [George Buchanan]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 42501

1 vol Taylors works

Borrowed: 1813/10/7 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: 7. Original Borrower: George Dickson.


Borrower

George Dickson
Gender: Male.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Cave (Male, born 1637, died 1713), Jeremy Taylor (Male, born 1613, died 1667)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Theology
Antiquitates christianæ: or, The history of the life and death of the holy Jesus
Modern Shelfmark: NLS Special Collections Gray.655.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1813/10/7 (Thursday).

Borrower: George Dickson

Author: William Cave (Male, born 1637, died 1713), Jeremy Taylor (Male, born 1613, died 1667), Genre: Lives, Genre: Theology

Antiquitates Christianae: or, The History of the Life and Death of the Holy Jesus

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 42502

2d Vol: Burns

Borrowed: 1813/10/7 (Thursday). Original Borrower: R. Vetch.


Borrower

Robert Vetch Laird of Caponflat/Hawthornbank
Gender: Male. Address: Haddington.
Birth date: 1758.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Independent Means > Landowner/Landlord/Laird.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Robert Burns (Male, born 1759-1-25, died 1796-7-21), Dr James Currie (Male, born 1756, died 1805)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Poetry
Works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a criticism on his writings.
Modern Shelfmark: NLS Special Collections Gray.1338-1341.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Robert Burns (Male, born 1759-1-25, died 1796-7-21), Dr James Currie (Male, born 1756, died 1805)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Poetry
The Works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a criticism on his writings. To which are prefixed, some observations on the character and condition of the Scottish peasantry.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1803. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 103 times in 101 borrowing records


Book Work

Robert Burns (Male, born 1759-1-25, died 1796-7-21), Dr James Currie (Male, born 1756, died 1805)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Poetry
Works of Robert Burns

Borrowed: 1813/10/7 (Thursday).

Borrower: Robert Vetch Laird of Caponflat/Hawthornbank

Author: Robert Burns (Male, born 1759-1-25, died 1796-7-21), Dr James Currie (Male, born 1756, died 1805), Genre: Lives, Genre: Poetry

Works of Robert Burns

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 42503

Henrys Britain Vol 11

Borrowed: 1813/10/8 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 8. Original Borrower: Thos Hardie.


Borrower

Thomas Hardie
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Mason.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Mason/Miller.


Book Holding

Robert Henry (Male, born 1718, died 1790)
Genre: History
History of Great Britain, from the first invasion of it by the Romans ... By Robert Henry
Volumes borrowed: Volume 11

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert Henry (Male, born 1718, died 1790)
Genre: History
The history of Great Britain, from the first invasion of it by the Romans ... By Robert Henry
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1799-1800. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 106 times in 102 borrowing records


Book Work

Robert Henry (Male, born 1718, died 1790)
Genre: History
History of Great Britain [Robert Henry]

Borrowed: 1813/10/8 (Friday).

Borrower: Thomas Hardie

Author: Robert Henry (Male, born 1718, died 1790), Genre: History

History of Great Britain [Robert Henry]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 11

Record ID 42504

Borrowed: 1813/10/14 (Thursday).

Borrower: John Riddle

Author: William Russell (Male, born 1741, died 1793), Genre: History

History of Modern Europe

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Record ID 42505

1 Vol Smollets England

Borrowed: 1813/10/15 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 15. Original Borrower: Wm. Martin.


Borrower

William Martin
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
History of England from the Revolution to the death of George the Second
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
The history of England from the Revolution to the death of George the Second.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1803-1804. Format: 4to. Pagination: 5 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 39 times in 38 borrowing records


Book Work

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
History of England [Tobias Smollett]

Borrowed: 1813/10/15 (Friday).

Borrower: William Martin

Author: Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771), Genre: History

History of England [Tobias Smollett]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 42506

Rollen 3d Vol:

Borrowed: 1813/10/15 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 15. Original Borrower: W. Erskine.


Borrower

William Erskine
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Retailer/Shopkeeper.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Ancient History of the Egyptians ... [Rollin]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

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 42507

Borrowed: 1813/10/17 (Sunday).

Borrower: James Deans

Author: James Cook (Male, born 1728, died 1779), Genre: Travel

Voyage to the Pacific Ocean

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 42508

Record ID 42509

Henrys Britain 7 6 4th Vol 5th

Borrowed: 1813/10/21 (Thursday). Returned: 1813/11/25 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: 21st. Original Borrower: R Vetch.


Borrower

Robert Vetch Laird of Caponflat/Hawthornbank
Gender: Male. Address: Haddington.
Birth date: 1758.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Independent Means > Landowner/Landlord/Laird.


Book Holding

Robert Henry (Male, born 1718, died 1790)
Genre: History
History of Great Britain, from the first invasion of it by the Romans ... By Robert Henry
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4, Volume 6, Volume 7

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert Henry (Male, born 1718, died 1790)
Genre: History
The history of Great Britain, from the first invasion of it by the Romans ... By Robert Henry
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1799-1800. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 106 times in 102 borrowing records


Book Work

Robert Henry (Male, born 1718, died 1790)
Genre: History
History of Great Britain [Robert Henry]

Borrowed: 1813/10/21 (Thursday). Returned: 1813/11/25 (Thursday).

Borrower: Robert Vetch Laird of Caponflat/Hawthornbank

Author: Robert Henry (Male, born 1718, died 1790), Genre: History

History of Great Britain [Robert Henry]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4, Volume 6, Volume 7