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Record ID 227975

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137143 (Type: Student). Page: 218

Rollin's Rom Hist v. 1

Borrowed: 1784/10/30 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

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

Record ID 227963

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137143 (Type: Student). Page: 218

Rollin's Ancient Hist v. 9

Borrowed: 1784/5/1 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Rollin's Ancient History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 9

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. By Mr. Rollin, ... Translated from the French. In seven volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1780. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 7v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 871 times in 851 borrowing records


Book Work

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians

Record ID 227981

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137143 (Type: Student). Page: 218

Goldsmith's Grecian Hist v. 1

Borrowed: 1784/12/4 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: History
Goldsmith's History of Greece
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: History
The grecian history, from the earliest state to the death of Alexander the Great. By Dr. Goldsmith.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1774. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 205 times in 171 borrowing records


Book Work

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: History
Grecian History, from the Earliest State to the Death of Alexander the Great

Borrowed: 1784/12/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

Author: Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774), Genre: History

Grecian History, from the Earliest State to the Death of Alexander the Great

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 227987

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137143 (Type: Student). Page: 218

Life of Cicero v. 1

Borrowed: 1785/1/29 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Conyers Middleton (Male, born 1683, died 1750)
Genre: Lives
Life of Cicero
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Conyers Middleton (Male, born 1683, died 1750)
Genre: Lives
The history of the life of Marcus Tullius Cicero. In three volumes. By Conyers Middleton
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1767. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 38 times in 30 borrowing records


Book Work

Conyers Middleton (Male, born 1683, died 1750)
Genre: Lives
History of the Life of Marcus Tullius Cicero

Borrowed: 1785/1/29 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

Author: Conyers Middleton (Male, born 1683, died 1750), Genre: Lives

History of the Life of Marcus Tullius Cicero

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 227984

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137143 (Type: Student). Page: 218

Nature Displayed v. 6

Borrowed: 1785/1/8 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Noël Antoine Pluche (Male, born 1688, died 1761)
Genre: Education, Genre: Natural Philosophy
Nature Displayed
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Noël Antoine Pluche (Male, born 1688, died 1761)
Genre: Education, Genre: Natural Philosophy
Spectacle de la nature: or, nature display’d. Being discourses on such particulars of natural history as were thought most proper to excite the curiosity, and form the minds of youth. Illustrated with copper plates. Translated from the original French.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1733. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 117 times in 115 borrowing records


Book Work

Noël Antoine Pluche (Male, born 1688, died 1761)
Genre: Education, Genre: Natural Philosophy
Spectacle de la Nature: or, Nature Display’d

Borrowed: 1785/1/8 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

Author: Noël Antoine Pluche (Male, born 1688, died 1761), Genre: Education, Genre: Natural Philosophy

Spectacle de la Nature: or, Nature Display’d

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Record ID 227969

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137143 (Type: Student). Page: 218

Rollin's Rom Hist v. 1

Borrowed: 1784/6/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

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

Record ID 227966

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137143 (Type: Student). Page: 218

Rollin's Ancient Hist v. 10

Borrowed: 1784/5/15 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Rollin's Ancient History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. By Mr. Rollin, ... Translated from the French. In seven volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1780. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 7v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 871 times in 851 borrowing records


Book Work

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians

Record ID 259010

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 24

Robertson's Works v. 10

Borrowed: 1810/3/4 (Sunday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
Robertson's Works
Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
Works
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1804-1806. Format: 16mo. Pagination: 11v.
Number of borrowings: 94


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1810/3/4 (Sunday).

Borrower: John Grant

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

Works of William Robertson

Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Record ID 259160

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page:

Roman Poets v. 1

Borrowed: 1810/7/21 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Lewis Crusius (Male, born 1701, died 1775)
Genre: Lives
Roman Poets
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Lewis Crusius (Male, born 1701, died 1775)
Genre: Lives
The lives of the Roman poets. Containing a critical and historical account of them and their writings, ... To which is added, a chronological table, ... Together with an introduction concerning the origin and progress of poetry in general; and an essay on dramatic poetry in particular. By L. Crusius, ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1753. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 9 times in 8 borrowing records


Book Work

Lewis Crusius (Male, born 1701, died 1775)
Genre: Lives
Lives of the Roman Poets

Borrowed: 1810/7/21 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

Author: Lewis Crusius (Male, born 1701, died 1775), Genre: Lives

Lives of the Roman Poets

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 259148

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page:

Robertson's Works v. 10

Borrowed: 1810/4/28 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
Robertson's Works
Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
Works
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1804-1806. Format: 16mo. Pagination: 11v.
Number of borrowings: 94


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1810/4/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

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

Works of William Robertson

Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Record ID 259151

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page:

History of Scotland

Borrowed: 1810/5/26 (Saturday).


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: History
History of Scotland

Record ID 259157

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page:

Expedition of Cyrus v. 1

Borrowed: 1810/7/7 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Xenophon of Athens (Male, born c.BCE430, died BCE354)
Genre: History
Expedition of Cyrus
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Xenophon of Athens (Male, born c.BCE430, died BCE354)
Genre: History
The expedition of Cyrus into Persia; and the retreat of the ten thousand Greeks. Translated from Xenophon, with critical and historical notes, by Edward Spelman, Esq; in two volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1749. Format: 8vo.
Translators: Spelman, Edward
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 27 times in 26 borrowing records


Book Work

Xenophon of Athens (Male, born c.BCE430, died BCE354)
Genre: History
Expedition of Cyrus

Borrowed: 1810/7/7 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

Author: Xenophon of Athens (Male, born c.BCE430, died BCE354), Genre: History

Expedition of Cyrus

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 259154

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page:

Record ID 261029

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137145 (Type: Student). Page:

Voyages and Travels v. 10

Borrowed: 1810. Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Borrowed: 1810.

Borrower: John Grant

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Record ID 262502

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137145 (Type: Student). Page:

Voyages and Travels v. 3

Borrowed: 1811/11. Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Borrowed: 1811/11.

Borrower: John Grant

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Record ID 262484

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137145 (Type: Student). Page:

Borrowed: 1811/12/7 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

Author: Terence (Male), Genre: Drama

Comedies [Terence]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 262493

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137145 (Type: Student). Page:

Rutherford's Ancient History v. 2

Borrowed: 1811/10/11 (Friday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

William Rutherford (Male, born 1745, died 1820)
Genre: History
Rutherford's Ancient History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Rutherford (Male, born 1745, died 1820)
Genre: History
A view of ancient history; including the progress of literature and the fine arts
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1809. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 31 times in 29 borrowing records


Book Work

William Rutherford (Male, born 1745, died 1820)
Genre: History
View of Antient History

Borrowed: 1811/10/11 (Friday).

Borrower: John Grant

Author: William Rutherford (Male, born 1745, died 1820), Genre: History

View of Antient History

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 262469

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137145 (Type: Student). Page:

Boswell's Life of Johnson v. 2

Borrowed: 1812/1/25 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795)
Genre: Lives
Boswell's Life of Johnson
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Borrowed: 1812/1/25 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

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

Life of Samuel Johnson [James Boswell]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 262505

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137145 (Type: Student). Page:

Voyages and Travels v. 9

Borrowed: 1811/12/21 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 9

Borrowed: 1811/12/21 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Grant

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 9