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Record ID 270827

Rollin v. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Borrowed: 1823/10. Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
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, Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Borrowed: 1823/10.

Borrower: William Taylour

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

Rollin

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Record ID 270830

Abbot v. 1, 2, 3

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


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Abbot
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
The abbot
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1820. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 161 times in 55 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1823/12/18 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Taylour

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

Abbot

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 270833

Park's Travels

Borrowed: 1824/1.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Mungo Park (Male, born 1771, died 1806)
Genre: Travel
Park's Travels

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Mungo Park (Male, born 1771, died 1806)
Genre: Travel
Travels in the interior districts of Africa: performed under the Direction and Patronage of the African Association, in the years 1795, 1796, and 1797. By Mungo Park
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1799. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 210 times in 206 borrowing records


Book Work

Mungo Park (Male, born 1771, died 1806)
Genre: Travel
Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa, Performed in the Years 1795, 1796, and 1797

Record ID 270836

Hall's Loo Choo

Borrowed: 1824/1/31 (Saturday).


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Captain Basil Hall (Male, born 1788, died 1844)
Genre: Travel
Hall's Loo-Choo

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Captain Basil Hall (Male, born 1788, died 1844)
Genre: Travel
Voyage to Corea, and the island of Loo-Choo
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1820. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 33 times in 32 borrowing records


Book Work

Captain Basil Hall (Male, born 1788, died 1844)
Genre: Travel
Voyage to Loo-Choo, and Other Places in the Eastern Seas in the Year 1816

Record ID 270839

Pennant's Scotland v. 1

Borrowed: 1824/2/14 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Thomas Pennant (Male, born 1726, died 1798)
Genre: Travel
Pennant's Scotland
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Thomas Pennant (Male, born 1726, died 1798)
Genre: Travel
A tour in Scotland, and voyage to the Hebrides; MDCCLXXII.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1790. Format: 4to. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 27 times in 18 borrowing records


Book Work

Thomas Pennant (Male, born 1726, died 1798)
Genre: Travel
Tour in Scotland, and Voyage to the Hebrides; MDCCLXXII

Borrowed: 1824/2/14 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Taylour

Author: Thomas Pennant (Male, born 1726, died 1798), Genre: Travel

Tour in Scotland, and Voyage to the Hebrides; MDCCLXXII

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 270842

Marmion

Borrowed: 1824/2/26 (Thursday).


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

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

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Poetry
Marmion : a tale of Flodden Field
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1811. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 17


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Poetry
Marmion; A Tale of Flodden Field

Borrowed: 1824/2/26 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Taylour

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

Marmion; A Tale of Flodden Field

Record ID 270845

Modern Voyages and Travels v. 3, 4

Borrowed: 1824/3/13 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding


Modern Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative


A collection of modern and contemporary voyages and travels
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1805. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 71 times in 68 borrowing records

Borrowed: 1824/3/13 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Taylour

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 270848

Hook's Roman History v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1824/3. Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Nathaniel Hooke (Male, born c.1690, died 1763)
Genre: History
Hook's Roman History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Nathaniel Hooke (Male, born c.1690, died 1763)
Genre: History
The Roman history, from the building of Rome to the ruin of the Commonwealth. Illustrated with maps and other plates. Vol. IV. By N. Hooke, Esq;
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1771. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 316 times in 291 borrowing records


Book Work

Nathaniel Hooke (Male, born c.1690, died 1763)
Genre: History
Roman History, from the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth

Borrowed: 1824/3.

Borrower: William Taylour

Author: Nathaniel Hooke (Male, born c.1690, died 1763), Genre: History

Roman History, from the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 270851

Clark's Travels v. 2

Borrowed: 1824/4/10 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Edward Daniel Clarke (Male, born 1769, died 1822)
Genre: Travel
Clark's Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Edward Daniel Clarke (Male, born 1769, died 1822)
Genre: Travel
Travels in various countries of Europe, Asia and Africa
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1813. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 64 times in 58 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1824/4/10 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Taylour

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

Travels in Various Countries of Europe, Asia and Africa

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 270854

Shakespeare v. 2, 4

Borrowed: 1824/4/21 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

William Shakespeare (Male, born 1564, died 1616)
Genre: Drama, Genre: Poetry
Shakespeare
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

William Shakespeare (Male, born 1564, died 1616)
Genre: Drama, Genre: Poetry
The works of Shakespear. In which the beauties observed by Pope, Warburton, and Dodd, are pointed out. Together with the author’s life; a glossary; copious indexes; and, a list of the various readings. In eight volumes
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1753. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 8v..
Editors: Hugh Blair
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 136 times in 98 borrowing records


Book Work

William Shakespeare (Male, born 1564, died 1616)
Genre: Drama, Genre: Poetry
Works of William Shakespeare

Borrowed: 1824/4/21 (Wednesday).

Borrower: William Taylour

Author: William Shakespeare (Male, born 1564, died 1616), Genre: Drama, Genre: Poetry

Works of William Shakespeare

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 4

Record ID 270857

Bank's Geography v. 1

Borrowed: 1824/5/5 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Bank's Geography
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Genre: Travel
A modern, authentic and com[plete] system of universal geography. Including all the late important discoveries made by the English, and other celebrated navigators of various nations, in the different hemispheres; and containing a genuine history and description of the whole world, as consisting of empires, ... With the various countries, cities, towns, .... Thoughout Europe, Asia, Africa, and America: together with their respective situations, extent, latitude, longitude, ... together with a complete history of every empire, kingdom, and state, ... The whole forming an authentic and entertaining account of every thing worthy of notice throughout the whole face of nature, both by land and water. In which is introduced, to illustrate the work, a considerable number of the most accurate whole sheet maps, forming a complete atlas. To which is added complete guide to geography, astronomy, ... with an account of the rise, progress, and present state of navigation throughout the known world. Likewise containing every important, interesting, and valuable discovery throughout the whole of Cook’s voyages. Together with all the discoveries made by other mariners since the time of that celebrated circumnavigator. Also, a particular description of the improved state of the new colony formed at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island, where the convicts are now settled. Including a particular account of the excursions and discoveries made in the interior parts of New Holland. The whole forming a complete collection of voyages and travels. By the Rev. Thomas Bankes, vicar of Dixton, in Monmouthshire, and author of the Christian’s family Bible. Embellished with near two hundred beautiful engravings, consisting of views, antiquities, customs, ceremonies, besides whole sheet maps, plans, charts, &c. executed in a much superior stile than any thing that has ever appeared in this kingdom.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1790. Format: folio. Pagination: 2v.
Number of borrowings: 27


Book Work

Genre: Travel
Modern, Authentic and Complete System of Universal Geography

Record ID 270860

Rankin's France v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1824/5/22 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Alexander Ranken (Male, born 1755, died 1827)
Genre: History
Rankin's France
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Alexander Ranken (Male, born 1755, died 1827)
Genre: History
The history of France, civil and military, ecclesiastical, political, literary, commercial, &c. &c. from the time of its conquest by Clovis, A.D. 486
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1801-1822. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 9v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 24 times in 23 borrowing records


Book Work

Alexander Ranken (Male, born 1755, died 1827)
Genre: History
History of France [Alexander Ranken]

Borrowed: 1824/5/22 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Taylour

Author: Alexander Ranken (Male, born 1755, died 1827), Genre: History

History of France [Alexander Ranken]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 270863

Marmontel v. 3, 4

Borrowed: 1824/6. Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Jean-François Marmontel (Male, born 1723, died 1799)
Genre: Lives
Marmontel's Memoirs
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Jean-François Marmontel (Male, born 1723, died 1799)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of Marmontel
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1805. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 4v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 13 times in 9 borrowing records


Book Work

Jean-François Marmontel (Male, born 1723, died 1799)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of Marmontel, Written by Himself

Borrowed: 1824/6.

Borrower: William Taylour

Author: Jean-François Marmontel (Male, born 1723, died 1799), Genre: Lives

Memoirs of Marmontel, Written by Himself

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 270866

Bride of Lammermoor

Borrowed: 1824/6/15 (Tuesday).


Borrower

William Taylour
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Bride of Lammermoor

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley. (Waverley.-Guy Mannering.-Antiquary.-Rob Roy.-Tales of my Landlord: The Black Dwarf, Old Mortality, The Heart of Midlothian, The Bride of Lammermoor, A Legend of Montrose.)
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1819. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 12v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 252 times in 136 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley