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Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3), page 133

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Record ID 147702

Plutarch's  lives  3 .  4 Vol

Borrowed: 1777/11/14 (Friday). Returned: 1777/11/29 (Saturday). Classmark: P7. 2. Original Returned Text: Plut- lives 3 . 4 thV..


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch's lives. In six volumes.
Classmark: P.7.2, P.9.5.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch's lives. In six volumes.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1763. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 203 times in 107 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1777/11/14 (Friday). Returned: 1777/11/29 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Brown

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

Lives [Plutarch]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 147705

Johnson's  Tour

Borrowed: 1777/11/29 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/12/2 (Tuesday). Classmark: J9. 8. Original Returned Text: Johnson's Tour.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13)
Genre: Travel
A journey to the Western Islands of Scotland. [Johnson]
Classmark: J.9.8, R.6.6.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13)
Genre: Travel
A journey to the western islands of Scotland.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1775. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 87


Book Work

Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13)
Genre: Travel
Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Borrowed: 1777/11/29 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/12/2 (Tuesday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13), Genre: Travel

Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Record ID 147708

Anson's Voyage

Borrowed: 1777/12/2 (Tuesday). Returned: 1778/1/13 (Tuesday). Classmark: P3. 35. Original Returned Text: Anson's Voyage.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

George Anson Baron Anson (Male, born 1697, died 1762)
Genre: Travel
A voyage round the world, in the years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. By George Anson, Esq; Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty’s Ships, sent upon an Expedition to the South-Seas. Compiled from papers and other materials of the Right Honourable George Lord Anson, and published under his direction, by Richard Walter, M. A. Chaplain of his Majesty’s Ship the Centurion, in that Expedition. Illustrated with forty-two copper-plates.
Classmark: K.3.20, K.3.21, P.3.35.

Borrowed: 1777/12/2 (Tuesday). Returned: 1778/1/13 (Tuesday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: George Anson Baron Anson (Male, born 1697, died 1762), Genre: Travel

Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV

Record ID 147711

Rol.  Ro.   hist- 3 . 4th Vol

Borrowed: 1778/3/26 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/5/8 (Friday). Classmark: B4. 11. Original Returned Text: Rol. An . hist . 3 . 4th.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Roman History from the Foundation of Rome to the Battle of Actium: that is, To the end of the Commonwealth. By Mr. Rollin, late Principal of the University of Paris, Professor of Eloquence in the Royal College, and Fellow of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French.
Classmark: J.5.2, K.4.8, B.4.11, B.3.26.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Borrowed: 1778/3/26 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/5/8 (Friday).

Borrower: James Brown

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

Roman History from the Foundation of Rome to the Battle of Actium [Charles Rollin]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 147714

Spectator  5 -6th Vol

Borrowed: 1778/11/21 (Saturday). Returned: 1778/11/28 (Saturday). Classmark: L6. 16. Original Returned Text: Spectator 5 .6th V.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729)
Genre: Periodicals
Spectator.
Classmark: L.6.16, B.7.5.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5, Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Sir Richard Steele (Male, born 1672, died 1729)
Genre: Periodicals
The Spectator ...
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1760. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 367 times in 196 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1778/11/21 (Saturday). Returned: 1778/11/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Brown

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

Spectator

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5, Volume 6

Record ID 147717

Rolt's hist. of S. america

Borrowed: 1778/11/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1778/12/1 (Tuesday). Classmark: L7.36. Original Returned Text: Rolt's hist-.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Richard Rolt (Male, born c.1724, died 1770)
Genre: Travel
A New and Accurate History of South-America: Containing A particular Account of some Accidents leading to the Discovery of the New World; of the Discovery made by Columbus, and other Adventurers; of the several Attempts made to find out a North-East and North-West Passage; and what Parts of America are subject to the different European Powers. With a full description of the Spanish Provinces of Chili, Paraguay, Peru, and Terra Firma. Of Guiana; particularly of Surinam belonging to the Dutch, and of Cayenne belonging to the French; of Brazil, subject to the Crown of Portugal; of that Part of Paraguay possessed by the Jesuits, where they have established a New Monarchy; and of the various Nations of Indians throughout this extensive Territory: As also of all the most remarkable Islands adjacent to its Coasts. Including the Geographical, Natural, Political, and Commercial History of every Province: With the Religion, Manners, and Customs of the Inhabitants. With Dissertations on the British, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Dutch, and Indian Settlements. By Mr. Rolt.
Classmark: L.7.36, L.9.61.

Borrowed: 1778/11/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1778/12/1 (Tuesday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: Richard Rolt (Male, born c.1724, died 1770), Genre: Travel

New and Accurate History of South-America

Record ID 147720

Guthrie's  Grammar

Borrowed: 1778/12/1 (Tuesday). Returned: 1778/12/9 (Wednesday). Classmark: E4. 38. Original Returned Text: Guthrie's Grammar.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

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. Containing I. The Figures, Motions, and Distances of the Planets, according to the Newtonian System and the latest Observations. II. A general View of the Earth considered as a Planet; with several useful Geographical Definitions and Problems. III. The grand Divisions of the Globe into Land and Water, Continents and Islands. IV. The Situation and Extent of Empires, Kingdoms, States, Provinces, and Colonies. V. Their Climate, Air, Soil, vegetable Productions, Metals, Minerals, natural Curiosities, Seas, Rivers, Bays, Capes, Promontories, and Lakes. VI. The Birds and Beasts peculiar to each Country. Vii. Observations on the Changes that have been any where observed upon the Face of Nature since the most early Periods of History. Viii. The History and Origin of Nations: their Forms of Government, Religion, Laws, Revenues, Taxes, naval and military Strength. IX. The Genius, Manners, Customs, and Habits of the People. X. Their Language, Learning, Arts, Sciences, Manufactures, and Commerce. XI. The chief Cities, Structures, Ruins, and artificial Curiosities. XII. The Longitude, Latitude, Bearings, and Distances of principal Places from London. With a table of the coins of all nations, and their value in English money. By William Guthrie, Esq. Illustrated with a new and correct set of maps, Engraved by Mr. Kitchin.
Classmark: E.4.38, R.5.5.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

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. Containing I. The Figures, Motions, and Distances of the Planets, according to the Newtonian System and the latest Observations. II. A general View of the Earth considered as a Planet; with several useful Geographical Definitions and Problems. III. The grand Divisions of the Globe into Land and Water, Continents and Islands. IV. The Situation and Extent of Empires, Kingdoms, States, Provinces, and Colonies. V. Their Climate, Air, Soil, vegetable Productions, Metals, Minerals, natural Curiosities, Seas, Rivers, Bays, Capes, Promontories, and Lakes. VI. The Birds and Beasts peculiar to each Country. Vii. Observations on the Changes that have been any where observed upon the Face of Nature since the most early Periods of History. Viii. The History and Origin of Nations: their Forms of Government, Religion, Laws, Revenues, Taxes, naval and military Strength. IX. The Genius, Manners, Customs, and Habits of the People. X. Their Language, Learning, Arts, Sciences, Manufactures, and Commerce. XI. The chief Cities, Structures, Ruins, and artificial Curiosities. XII. The Longitude, Latitude, Bearings, and Distances of principal Places from London. With a table of the coins of all nations, and their value in English money. By William Guthrie, Esq. Illustrated with a new and correct set of maps, Engraved by Mr. Kitchin.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 57


Book Work

William Guthrie (Male, born 1708, died 1770)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
New Geographical, Historical, and Commercial Grammar

Borrowed: 1778/12/1 (Tuesday). Returned: 1778/12/9 (Wednesday).

Borrower: James Brown

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

New Geographical, Historical, and Commercial Grammar

Record ID 147723

Richardson's Notes on Milton

Borrowed: 1778/12/9 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/12/19 (Saturday). Classmark: B5. 29. Original Returned Text: Richardsons Milton.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Jonathan Richardson (Male, born 1665, died 1745)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Explanatory notes and remarks on Milton's Paradise lost by J. Richardson, father and son. With the life of the author, and a discourse on the poem by J. R. Sen.
Classmark: J.4.15, B.5.28.

Borrowed: 1778/12/9 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/12/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: Jonathan Richardson (Male, born 1665, died 1745), Genre: Belles Lettres

Explanatory Notes and Remarks on Milton's Paradise Lost

Record ID 147726

Clavis on  Euclid V.  1st

Borrowed: 1778/12/19 (Saturday). Returned: 1778/12/19 (Saturday). Classmark: R3 .2. Original Returned Text: Clavis on Euclid V 1st.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Christoph Clavius (Male, born 1538, died 1612)
Genre: Mathematics
Christophori Clavii Bambergensis e Societate Iesv. Commentaria in Euclidis Elementa geometrica, & in Sphaerica Theodosij, quibus accessit explicatio sinuum, tangentium & secantium cum canonibus. Tractatio item triangulorum, tum rectilineorum, tum sphaericorum.
Classmark: R.3.2.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Christoph Clavius (Male, born 1538, died 1612)
Genre: Mathematics
Christophori Clavii Bambergensis e Societate Iesv. Commentaria in Euclidis Elementa geometrica, & in Sphaerica Theodosij, quibus accessit explicatio sinuum, tangentium & secantium cum canonibus. Tractatio item triangulorum, tum rectilineorum, tum sphaericorum.
Language: Latin . Published: Mainz. Date of publication: 1612. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 22 times in 12 borrowing records


Book Work

Christoph Clavius (Male, born 1538, died 1612)
Genre: Mathematics
Commentaria in Euclidis Elementa geometrica, & in Sphaerica Theodosii

Borrowed: 1778/12/19 (Saturday). Returned: 1778/12/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: Christoph Clavius (Male, born 1538, died 1612), Genre: Mathematics

Commentaria in Euclidis Elementa geometrica, & in Sphaerica Theodosii

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 147729

Stewat's pro.  Geo.

Borrowed: 1779/2/6 (Saturday). Returned: 1779/3/2 (Tuesday). Classmark: K5 .38. Original Returned Text: Stewarts pro : Geo...


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Matthew Stewart (Male, born 1717, died 1785)
Genre: Mathematics
Propositiones geometricae, more veterum demonstratae : ad geometriam antiquam illustrandam et promovendam idoneae / auctore Matthaeo Stewart, S.T.D. in Academia Edinensi matheseos professore.
Classmark: K.5.38.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Matthew Stewart (Male, born 1717, died 1785)
Genre: Mathematics
Propositiones geometricae, more veterum demonstratae, ad geometriam antiquam illustrandam et promovendam idoneae.
Language: Latin . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1763. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 19


Book Work

Matthew Stewart (Male, born 1717, died 1785)
Genre: Mathematics
Propositiones Geometricae, more Veterum Demonstratae

Borrowed: 1779/2/6 (Saturday). Returned: 1779/3/2 (Tuesday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: Matthew Stewart (Male, born 1717, died 1785), Genre: Mathematics

Propositiones Geometricae, more Veterum Demonstratae