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Record ID 118412

Bell's Travels - One                    - Second

Borrowed: 1821/6/5 (Tuesday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Miss Millar
Gender: Female.
Subs Date: 5 June 1821.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Bell (Male, born 1691, died 1780)
Genre: Travel
Travels from St. Petersburgh in Russia, to various parts of Asia.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1788. Format: 8vo (octavo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 7-E-2.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Bell (Male, born 1691, died 1780)
Genre: Travel
Travels from St. Petersburgh in Russia, to various parts of Asia.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1788. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 117 times in 95 borrowing records


Book Work

John Bell (Male, born 1691, died 1780)
Genre: Travel
Travels from St Petersburg in Russia, to Diverse Parts of Asia

Borrowed: 1821/6/5 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Miss Millar

Author: John Bell (Male, born 1691, died 1780), Genre: Travel

Travels from St Petersburg in Russia, to Diverse Parts of Asia

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 118439

Massillon's Sermons vol. 5th

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).


Borrower

Miss Gordon
Gender: Female.
Subs Date: 7 August 1829. Subs: 2.6.


Book Holding

Jean-Baptiste Massillon (Male, born 1663, died 1742)
Genre: Sermons
Massillon, Sermons de
Language: French. Publication Place: Paris. Publication Year: 1760-68. Format: 12mo (duodecimo).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Jean-Baptiste Massillon (Male, born 1663, died 1742)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons de M. Massillon, évêque de Clermont, ci-devant prêtre de l'Oratoire, l'un des quarante de l'Académie françoise (1760-68)
Language: French . Published: Paris. Date of publication: 1760-1768.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 25 times in 16 borrowing records


Book Work

Jean-Baptiste Massillon (Male, born 1663, died 1742)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons of Jean-Baptiste Massillon

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).

Borrower: Miss Gordon

Author: Jean-Baptiste Massillon (Male, born 1663, died 1742), Genre: Sermons

Sermons of Jean-Baptiste Massillon

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Record ID 118442

Barretti's travels vols. 1st & 2d

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).


Borrower

Miss Gordon
Gender: Female.
Subs Date: 7 August 1829. Subs: 2.6.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Giuseppe Baretti (Male, born 1719, died 1789)
Genre: Travel
A journey from London to Genoa, through England, Portugal, Spain, and France.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1770. Format: 8vo (octavo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 7-C-3.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Giuseppe Baretti (Male, born 1719, died 1789)
Genre: Travel
A journey from London to Genoa, through England, Portugal, Spain, and France.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 107 times in 51 borrowing records


Book Work

Giuseppe Baretti (Male, born 1719, died 1789)
Genre: Travel
Journey from London to Genoa, through England, Portugal, Spain, and France

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).

Borrower: Miss Gordon

Author: Giuseppe Baretti (Male, born 1719, died 1789), Genre: Travel

Journey from London to Genoa, through England, Portugal, Spain, and France

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 118457

M Gener  Vol. 2d

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).


Borrower

Miss Gordon
Gender: Female.
Subs Date: 7 August 1829. Subs: 2.6.


Book HoldingLibrary record

S. Gener (Male)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Translations of M. Gener, being a selection of letters, on life and manners.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1808-1812. Format: 8vo (octavo).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

S. Gener (Male)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Translations [from the French] of M. Gener, being a selection of letters on Life and manners.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1808-1812. Format: 8vo.
Translators: Muckersy, John.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 15 times in 10 borrowing records


Book Work

S. Gener (Male)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Translations of M. Gener, being a Selection of Letters on Life and Manners

Record ID 118466

Indian Recreations vol. 1st

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).


Borrower

Miss Gordon
Gender: Female.
Subs Date: 7 August 1829. Subs: 2.6.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Tennant (Male, born 1758, died 1813)
Genre: Travel
Indian recreations; consisting chiefly of strictures on the domestic and rural economy of the Mahomedans & Hindoos.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1804-1808. Format: 8vo (octavo).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Tennant (Male, born 1758, died 1813)
Genre: Travel
Indian recreations ... The second edition, enlarged and corrected.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1804-1808. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 74 times in 40 borrowing records


Book Work

William Tennant (Male, born 1758, died 1813)
Genre: Travel
Indian Recreations

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).

Borrower: Miss Gordon

Author: William Tennant (Male, born 1758, died 1813), Genre: Travel

Indian Recreations

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 118475

Clarke's Travels

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).


Borrower

Miss Gordon
Gender: Female.
Subs Date: 7 August 1829. Subs: 2.6.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Edward Daniel Clarke (Male, born 1769, died 1822)
Genre: Travel
Travels in various countries of Europe Asia and Africa.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1810-23.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Edward Daniel Clarke (Male, born 1769, died 1822)
Genre: Travel
Travels in various countries of Europe, Asia and Africa / by Edward Daniel Clarke.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1810-1823. Format: 4to. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 48 times in 26 borrowing records


Book Work

Edward Daniel Clarke (Male, born 1769, died 1822)
Genre: Travel
Travels in Various Countries of Europe, Asia and Africa

Borrowed: 1829/8/7 (Friday).

Borrower: Miss Gordon

Author: Edward Daniel Clarke (Male, born 1769, died 1822), Genre: Travel

Travels in Various Countries of Europe, Asia and Africa

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 118487

Bisset's - 6th Volume

Borrowed: 1821/6/15 (Friday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Robert Bisset (Male, born 1759, died 1805)
Genre: History
The history of the reign of George III. To which is prefixed, a view of the progressive improvement of England.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1803. Format: 8vo (octavo).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert Bisset (Male, born 1759, died 1805)
Genre: History
The history of the reign of George III. To which is prefixed, a view of the progressive improvement of England / by Robert Bisset.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1803. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 71 times in 36 borrowing records


Book Work

Robert Bisset (Male, born 1759, died 1805)
Genre: History
History of the Reign of George III [Robert Bisset]

Borrowed: 1821/6/15 (Friday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

Author: Robert Bisset (Male, born 1759, died 1805), Genre: History

History of the Reign of George III [Robert Bisset]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Record ID 118490

Boswell's Life of Jn    first Vol

Borrowed: 1821/6/15 (Friday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book HoldingLibrary record

James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795)
Genre: Lives
The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1799. Format: 8vo (octavo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 7-E-3.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795)
Genre: Lives
The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1799. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 94 times in 59 borrowing records


Book Work

James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795)
Genre: Lives
Life of Samuel Johnson [James Boswell]

Borrowed: 1821/6/15 (Friday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

Author: James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795), Genre: Lives

Life of Samuel Johnson [James Boswell]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 118493

Guardian - 2d

Borrowed: 1821/6/15 (Friday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729)
Genre: Periodicals
The guardian.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1767. Format: 12mo (duodecimo).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729)
Genre: Periodicals
The Guardian [N7989]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1767. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 7 times in 4 borrowing records


Book Work

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729)
Genre: Periodicals
Guardian

Borrowed: 1821/6/15 (Friday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

Author: Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729), Genre: Periodicals

Guardian

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 118508

Spectator - 7th

Borrowed: 1821/6/15 (Friday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729)
Genre: Periodicals
The spectator. In eight volumes.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1785. Format: 12mo (duodecimo).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729)
Genre: Periodicals
The Spectator. In eight volumes. Carefully corrected.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1785. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 8 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 43 times in 16 borrowing records


Book Work

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729)
Genre: Periodicals
Spectator

Borrowed: 1821/6/15 (Friday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

Author: Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729), Genre: Periodicals

Spectator

Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Record ID 118511

Lucubrations - two

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Vicesimus Knox (Male, born 1752, died 1821)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Winter evenings: or, Lucubrations on life and letters.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1788. Format: 12mo.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Vicesimus Knox (Male, born 1752, died 1821)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Winter evenings: or lucubrations on life and letters.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1788. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 88 times in 34 borrowing records


Book Work

Vicesimus Knox (Male, born 1752, died 1821)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Winter Evenings: or Lucubrations on Life and Letters

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

Author: Vicesimus Knox (Male, born 1752, died 1821), Genre: Belles Lettres

Winter Evenings: or Lucubrations on Life and Letters

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 118514

Knox - One

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Vicesimus Knox (Male, born 1752, died 1821)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Essays moral and literary.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1784. Format: 12mo (duodecimo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 11-A-9.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Vicesimus Knox (Male, born 1752, died 1821)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Essays moral and literary / by Vicesimus Knox.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1784. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 33 times in 25 borrowing records


Book Work

Vicesimus Knox (Male, born 1752, died 1821)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Essays Moral and Literary

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

Author: Vicesimus Knox (Male, born 1752, died 1821), Genre: Belles Lettres

Essays Moral and Literary

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 118517

Cottagers   one

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book Holding

Elizabeth Hamilton (Female, born c.1756, died 1816)
Genre: Fiction
The cottagers of Glenburnie; a tale for the farmer's ingle-nook.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1808. Format: 8vo (octavo).

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Elizabeth Hamilton (Female, born c.1756, died 1816)
Genre: Fiction
The Cottagers of Glenburnie: a tale for the farmers ingle-nook.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1808. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 123


Book Work

Elizabeth Hamilton (Female, born c.1756, died 1816)
Genre: Fiction
Cottagers of Glenburnie

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

Author: Elizabeth Hamilton (Female, born c.1756, died 1816), Genre: Fiction

Cottagers of Glenburnie

Record ID 118520

Guthrie's Grammar - one

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Guthrie (Male, born 1708, died 1770)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar; and present state of the several kingdoms of the world. To which are added, I. A geographical index. II. A chronological table. III. A table of the coins of all nations.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1774. Format: 8vo (octavo).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

Author: William Guthrie (Male, born 1708, died 1770), Genre: Natural Philosophy

New Geographical, Historical, and Commercial Grammar

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 118523

Lady ofthe Lake

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday). Lending Record Other Info: Retd.


Borrower

Provost John Thomas Alston
Gender: Male. Address: Glasgow.
Occupation (original): Lord Provost of Glasgow, 1820-22.
Subs Date: 15 June 1821. Life dates: 1780-1857.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders. Politics/Office Holders > Lord Provost/Provost.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Poetry
The lady of the lake: a poem.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1810. Format: 4to (quarto).

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Poetry
The Lady of the Lake; a poem.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1810. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 45


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Poetry
Lady of the Lake, a Poem

Borrowed: 1821/6/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: Provost John Thomas Alston

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

Lady of the Lake, a Poem