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Record ID 267131

Pope's Odyssey v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1823/10/21 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
Pope's Homer's Odyssey
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
The odyssey of Homer. Translated from the Greek.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1725-1726. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 103 times in 84 borrowing records


Book Work

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
Odyssey

Borrowed: 1823/10/21 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Author: Homer (Male), Genre: Poetry

Odyssey

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 267134

Potter's Antiquities v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1823/11/4 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

John Potter (Male, born c.1673, died 1747)
Genre: History
Potter's Antiquities
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Potter (Male, born c.1673, died 1747)
Genre: History
Archæologia græca: or, the antiquities of Greece. The sixth edition. By John Potter
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1740. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 33 times in 20 borrowing records


Book Work

John Potter (Male, born c.1673, died 1747)
Genre: History
Archaelogia Graeca: or, The Antiquities of Greece

Borrowed: 1823/11/4 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Author: John Potter (Male, born c.1673, died 1747), Genre: History

Archaelogia Graeca: or, The Antiquities of Greece

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 267137

Evelina v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1823/11/18 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Evelina
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Evelina : or, the history of a young lady's entrance into the world / by the author of Cecilia and Camilla ; in two volumes
Language: English . Published: Cupar-Fife. Date of publication: 1804.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 90 times in 59 borrowing records


Book Work

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Evelina, or, The History of a Young Lady’s Entrance into the World

Borrowed: 1823/11/18 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Author: Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840), Genre: Fiction

Evelina, or, The History of a Young Lady’s Entrance into the World

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 267140

Discipline v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1823/12/2 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Mary Brunton (Female, born 1778, died 1818)
Genre: Fiction
Discipline
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Mary Brunton (Female, born 1778, died 1818)
Genre: Fiction
Discipline: a novel. By the author of “Self-control” [i.e. Mary Brunton]. Third edition.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh | London. Date of publication: 1815. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 133 times in 45 borrowing records


Book Work

Mary Brunton (Female, born 1778, died 1818)
Genre: Fiction
Discipline: A Novel

Borrowed: 1823/12/2 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Author: Mary Brunton (Female, born 1778, died 1818), Genre: Fiction

Discipline: A Novel

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 267143

Scot's Magazine v. 5, 6

Borrowed: 1823/12/16 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Periodicals
Scots Magazine
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5, Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Periodicals
The Scots magazine.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1739-1803. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 306 times in 185 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Periodicals
Scots Magazine

Borrowed: 1823/12/16 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Genre: Periodicals

Scots Magazine

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5, Volume 6

Record ID 267146

Langhorn's Plutarch v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1823/12/18 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Langhorn's Plutarch
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch’s Lives, translated from the original Greek, with notes critical and historical, and a new Life of Plutarch. By John Langhorne, D.D. and William Langhorne, M.A. In six volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 8vo.
Translators: Langhorne, John and Langhorne, William
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 252 times in 163 borrowing records


Book Work

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Lives [Plutarch]

Borrowed: 1823/12/18 (Thursday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Author: Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119), Genre: Lives

Lives [Plutarch]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 267149

Plutarch's Lives v. 3, 4, 5, 6

Borrowed: 1824/1/15 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch's Lives
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch’s lives, translated from the original Greek, with notes critical and historical, and a new life of Plutarch.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1774. Format: 8vo.
Editors: Langhorne, John; Langhorne, William
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 333 times in 303 borrowing records


Book Work

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Lives [Plutarch]

Borrowed: 1824/1/15 (Thursday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Author: Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119), Genre: Lives

Lives [Plutarch]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Record ID 267152

Parry's Votage

Borrowed: 1824/1/27 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Sir William Edward Parry (Male, born 1790, died 1855)
Genre: Travel
Parry's Voyage

Record ID 267155

Rollin v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1824/2/10 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Rollin
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1824/2/10 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

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

Rollin

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 267158

Rollin v. 3, 4, 5, 6

Borrowed: 1824/2/25 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Rollin
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Borrowed: 1824/2/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

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

Rollin

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Record ID 267161

Gibbon's Delcine v. 2

Borrowed: 1824/3/25 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Edward Gibbon (Male, born 1737, died 1794)
Genre: History
Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Edward Gibbon (Male, born 1737, died 1794)
Genre: History
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire. By Edward Gibbon, Esq; ... A new edition
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1792-1797. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 12 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 195 times in 150 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1824/3/25 (Thursday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

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

Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 267164

Gibbon's Decline v. 3, 4, 5

Borrowed: 1824/4/20 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Edward Gibbon (Male, born 1737, died 1794)
Genre: History
Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Edward Gibbon (Male, born 1737, died 1794)
Genre: History
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire. By Edward Gibbon, Esq; ... A new edition
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1792-1797. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 12 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 195 times in 150 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1824/4/20 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

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

Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5

Record ID 267167

Camilla v. 1, 2, 3, 4

Borrowed: 1824/6/15 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Camilla
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Camilla: or, a picture of youth.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1796. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 5 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 255 times in 61 borrowing records


Book Work

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Camilla: or, A Picture of Youth

Borrowed: 1824/6/15 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Author: Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840), Genre: Fiction

Camilla: or, A Picture of Youth

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

Record ID 267170

Patronage v. 1, 2, 3, 4

Borrowed: 1824/6/15 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Maria Edgeworth (Female, born 1768, died 1849)
Genre: Fiction
Patronage
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Maria Edgeworth (Female, born 1768, died 1849)
Genre: Fiction
Patronage. [A novel.]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1814. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 130 times in 35 borrowing records


Book Work

Maria Edgeworth (Female, born 1768, died 1849)
Genre: Fiction
Patronage

Borrowed: 1824/6/15 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Author: Maria Edgeworth (Female, born 1768, died 1849), Genre: Fiction

Patronage

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

Record ID 267173

Voyages and Travels v. 2, 3

Borrowed: 1824/7. Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Fiddes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3

Borrowed: 1824/7.

Borrower: Alexander Fiddes

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3