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Record ID 394989

Spectator

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/11/5 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Alexander Peterkin Esquire
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Genre: Belles Lettres
The British essayists
Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Belles Lettres
The British essayists (1807-8)
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1808.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 23 times in 16 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Belles Lettres
British Essayists

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/11/5 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Alexander Peterkin Esquire

Genre: Belles Lettres

British Essayists

Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Record ID 394992

British Theatre

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/29 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Alexander Peterkin Esquire
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
The British Theatre; or, a Collection of plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal ... Printed ... from the prompt books. With biographical and critical remarks by Mrs. Inchbald.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
The British Theatre; or, a Collection of plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal ... Printed ... from the prompt books. With biographical and critical remarks by Mrs. Inchbald.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1808. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 156 times in 92 borrowing records


Book Work

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
British Theatre; or, a Collection of Plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/29 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Alexander Peterkin Esquire

Author: Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821), Genre: Drama

British Theatre; or, a Collection of Plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 394995

Do

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/9/30 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Mr Archibald Petrie
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Sheriff.


Book Holding

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
The British Theatre; or, a Collection of plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal ... Printed ... from the prompt books. With biographical and critical remarks by Mrs. Inchbald.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
The British Theatre; or, a Collection of plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal ... Printed ... from the prompt books. With biographical and critical remarks by Mrs. Inchbald.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1808. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 156 times in 92 borrowing records


Book Work

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
British Theatre; or, a Collection of Plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/9/30 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Mr Archibald Petrie

Author: Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821), Genre: Drama

British Theatre; or, a Collection of Plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 394998

Robertson's Works

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mrs Thuring
Gender: Female.


Book Holding

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
The Works of William Robertson
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
The Works of William Robertson [1812]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1812. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 53 times in 34 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mrs Thuring

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

Works of William Robertson

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Record ID 395001

Brown on RuralAffairs

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/11/19 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Watt
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Robert Brown (Male)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
Treatise on Rural Affairs; being the substance of the article Agriculture, originally published in the Edinburgh Encyclopædia. [Brown]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert Brown (Male)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
Treatise on Rural Affairs; being the substance of the article Agriculture, originally published in the Edinburgh Encyclopædia.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1811. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 26 times in 14 borrowing records


Book Work

Robert Brown (Male)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
Treatise on Rural Affairs; Being the Substance of the Article Agriculture, Originally Published in the Edinburgh Encyclopaedia

Record ID 395004

British Theatre

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/11/19 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Watt
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
The British Theatre; or, a Collection of plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal ... Printed ... from the prompt books. With biographical and critical remarks by Mrs. Inchbald.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 30, Volume 31

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
The British Theatre; or, a Collection of plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal ... Printed ... from the prompt books. With biographical and critical remarks by Mrs. Inchbald.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1808. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 156 times in 92 borrowing records


Book Work

Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821)
Genre: Drama
British Theatre; or, a Collection of Plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/11/19 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Watt

Author: Mrs Elizabeth Inchbald (Female, born 1753, died 1821), Genre: Drama

British Theatre; or, a Collection of Plays ... acted at the Theatre Royal

Volumes borrowed: Volume 30, Volume 31

Record ID 395007

Dean of Coleraine

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/8 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Fotheringhame
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Abbé Prévost (Male, born 1697, died 1763)
Genre: Fiction
The Dean of Coleraine. A moral history: founded on the memoirs of an illustrious family in Ireland
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Abbé Prévost (Male, born 1697, died 1763)
Genre: Fiction
The Dean of Coleraine. A moral history: founded on the memoirs of an illustrious family in Ireland
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1780. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 12 times in 4 borrowing records


Book Work

Abbé Prévost (Male, born 1697, died 1763)
Genre: Fiction
Dean of Coleraine: A Moral History

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/8 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Fotheringhame

Author: Abbé Prévost (Male, born 1697, died 1763), Genre: Fiction

Dean of Coleraine: A Moral History

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 395010

British Plutarch

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/9/30 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Mr John Flett
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Thomas Mortimer (Male, born 1730, died 1810)
Genre: Lives
The British Plutarch
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Thomas Mortimer (Male, born 1730, died 1810)
Genre: Lives
The British Plutarch [1808-10]
Language: English . Published: Belfast. Date of publication: 1808-1810. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 23 times in 10 borrowing records


Book Work

Thomas Mortimer (Male, born 1730, died 1810)
Genre: Lives
British Plutarch

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/9/30 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Mr John Flett

Author: Thomas Mortimer (Male, born 1730, died 1810), Genre: Lives

British Plutarch

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 395013

Tales of My Landlord

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/9/27 (Saturday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Calman
Gender: Male.
1817: 'stranger per Mrs Thuring'


Book Holding

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Tales of my Landlord [First Series]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Tales of my Landlord, collected and arranged by Jedediah Cleishbotham.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh | London. Date of publication: 1816. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 306 times in 175 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Tales of my Landlord [First Series]

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/9/27 (Saturday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Calman

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

Tales of my Landlord [First Series]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 395016

White Cottage

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/9/27 (Saturday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Calman
Gender: Male.
1817: 'stranger per Mrs Thuring'


Book Holding

Arthur Mower (Male)
Genre: Fiction
The White Cottage, A Tale [Arthur Mower]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Arthur Mower (Male)
Genre: Fiction
The White Cottage, A Tale [Arthur Mower, 1817]
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1817. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: 30


Book Work

Arthur Mower (Male)
Genre: Fiction
White Cottage. A Tale

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/9/27 (Saturday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Calman

Author: Arthur Mower (Male), Genre: Fiction

White Cottage. A Tale

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 395019

Bell's Travels

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr Thomas Pollexfen Esquire
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

John Bell (Male, born 1691, died 1780)
Genre: Travel
Travels from St. Petersburgh in Russia, to various parts of Asia. By John Bell, of Antermony.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

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: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr Thomas Pollexfen Esquire

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

Record ID 395022

Historical Sketchs

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).


Borrower

Dr Gillies
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Genre: History
Historical sketches of politics and public men
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Genre: History
Historical sketches of politics and public men, for the year 1812-[1813]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1814. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 11 times in 6 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: History
Historical sketches of politics and public men

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: Dr Gillies

Genre: History

Historical sketches of politics and public men

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 395025

Statistical Magazine

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/12/17 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Dr Gillies
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

John Gillies (Male, born 1747, died 1836)
Genre: History
The history of ancient Greece, its colonies and conquests [Gillies]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Gillies (Male, born 1747, died 1836)
Genre: History
The history of ancient Greece, its colonies and conquests [Gillies, 1809]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1809. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 19 times in 11 borrowing records


Book Work

John Gillies (Male, born 1747, died 1836)
Genre: History
History of Ancient Greece, its Colonies and Conquests

Borrowed: 1817/9/24 (Wednesday). Returned: 1817/12/17 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Dr Gillies

Author: John Gillies (Male, born 1747, died 1836), Genre: History

History of Ancient Greece, its Colonies and Conquests

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 395028

Louisa

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/9/30 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Dr Robert Groat
Gender: Male. Address: Newhall.


Book Holding

Elizabeth Helme (Female, died 1816)
Genre: Fiction
Louisa; or, the cottage on the moor. In two volumes.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Elizabeth Helme (Female, died 1816)
Genre: Fiction
Louisa; or, the cottage on the moor. In two volumes. [T73523]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1787. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 22 times in 11 borrowing records


Book Work

Elizabeth Helme (Female, died 1816)
Genre: Fiction
Louisa; or, the cottage on the moor

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/9/30 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Dr Robert Groat

Author: Elizabeth Helme (Female, died 1816), Genre: Fiction

Louisa; or, the cottage on the moor

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 395031

Valentine's Eve

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/9/27 (Saturday).


Borrower

Dr Robert Groat
Gender: Male. Address: Newhall.


Book Holding

Amelia Alderson Opie (Female, born 1769, died 1853)
Genre: Fiction
Valentine's Eve [Opie]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Amelia Alderson Opie (Female, born 1769, died 1853)
Genre: Fiction
Valentine's Eve [Opie, 1816]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1816. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 58 times in 21 borrowing records


Book Work

Amelia Alderson Opie (Female, born 1769, died 1853)
Genre: Fiction
Valentine's Eve

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/9/27 (Saturday).

Borrower: Dr Robert Groat

Author: Amelia Alderson Opie (Female, born 1769, died 1853), Genre: Fiction

Valentine's Eve

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 395034

Thomson's Lectures

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).


Borrowers

Mr Christie
Gender: Male.

Reverend Mr Tait
Gender: Male.
Alternative spelling: Tate


Book Holding

Andrew Thomson (Male)
Genre: Theology
Lectures, expository and practical, on select portions of Scripture [Thomson]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Andrew Thomson (Male)
Genre: Theology
Lectures, expository and practical, on select portions of Scripture
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1816. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 15 times in 8 borrowing records


Book Work

Andrew Thomson (Male)
Genre: Theology
Lectures, expository and practical, on select portions of Scripture

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).

Borrowers: Mr Christie , Reverend Mr Tait

Author: Andrew Thomson (Male), Genre: Theology

Lectures, expository and practical, on select portions of Scripture

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 395037

Johnson's Journey

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).


Borrowers

Mr Christie
Gender: Male.

Reverend Mr Tait
Gender: Male.
Alternative spelling: Tate


Book Holding

James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795)
Genre: Travel
The journal of a tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. By James Boswell, Esq. containing Some Poetical Pieces by Dr. Johnson, relative to the Tour, and never before published [Johnson Journey]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).

Borrowers: Mr Christie , Reverend Mr Tait

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

Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 395040

Me. of Laroch

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).


Borrowers

Mr John Mitchell
Gender: Male. Address: Kirkwall.

Mr Walker
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Marquise Marie-Louise-Victoire La Rochejaquelein (Female, born 1772, died 1857)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of the Marchioness de Larochejaquelein
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Marquise Marie-Louise-Victoire La Rochejaquelein (Female, born 1772, died 1857)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of the Marchioness de Larochejaquelein. ... Translated from the French. [1816]
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1816. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 16


Book Work

Marquise Marie-Louise-Victoire La Rochejaquelein (Female, born 1772, died 1857)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of the Marchioness de la Rochejaquelein

Borrowed: 1817/9/27 (Saturday). Returned: 1817/10/4 (Saturday).

Borrowers: Mr John Mitchell , Mr Walker

Author: Marquise Marie-Louise-Victoire La Rochejaquelein (Female, born 1772, died 1857), Genre: Lives

Memoirs of the Marchioness de la Rochejaquelein

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1