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Record ID 235580

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Monboddo's Origin of Language v. 1

Borrowed: 1794/4/5 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

James Burnet Lord Monboddo (Male, born 1714, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Morboddo's Origin of Language
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

James Burnet Lord Monboddo (Male, born 1714, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Of the origin and progress of language.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1773-1787. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 112 times in 58 borrowing records


Book Work

James Burnet Lord Monboddo (Male, born 1714, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Of the Origin and Progress of Language

Borrowed: 1794/4/5 (Saturday).

Borrower: Francis Horner

Author: James Burnet Lord Monboddo (Male, born 1714, died 1799), Genre: Belles Lettres

Of the Origin and Progress of Language

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 235589

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Wharton's History of Poetry v. 1

Borrowed: 1794/7/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Thomas Warton (Male, born 1728, died 1790)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Poetry
Wharton's History of Poetry
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Thomas Warton (Male, born 1728, died 1790)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Poetry
The history of English poetry, from the close of the eleventh to the commencement of the eighteenth century.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1774-1781. Format: 4to. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 43 times in 19 borrowing records


Book Work

Thomas Warton (Male, born 1728, died 1790)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Poetry
History of English Poetry, from the Close of the Eleventh to the Commencement of the Eighteenth Century

Record ID 235547

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Salmon's History v. 1

Borrowed: 1790/11/20 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Herman Moll (Male, died 1732), Thomas Salmon (Male, born 1679, died 1767)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy, Genre: Travel
Salmon's History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Herman Moll (Male, died 1732), Thomas Salmon (Male, born 1679, died 1767)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy, Genre: Travel
Modern history: or, the present state of all nations. Describing their respective situations, persons, habits, ... animals and minerals. By Mr. Salmon. Vol.I. ... Illustrated with cuts and maps, ... by Herman Moll.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1724-1735.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 143 times in 142 borrowing records


Book Work

Herman Moll (Male, died 1732), Thomas Salmon (Male, born 1679, died 1767)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy, Genre: Travel
Modern History: or, The Present State of All Nations

Borrowed: 1790/11/20 (Saturday).

Borrower: Francis Horner

Author: Herman Moll (Male, died 1732), Thomas Salmon (Male, born 1679, died 1767), Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy, Genre: Travel

Modern History: or, The Present State of All Nations

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 235586

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Quintillian Capperanerii

Borrowed: 1794/6/21 (Saturday).


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Marcus Fabius Quintilianus (Male, born c.35, died 100)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Education
Quintillian Capperanerii

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Marcus Fabius Quintilianus (Male, born c.35, died 100)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Education
De Institutione Oratoria [Marcus Fabius Quintilianus]
Language: Latin . Published: Leiden. Date of publication: 1585. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: 1


Book Work

Marcus Fabius Quintilianus (Male, born c.35, died 100)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Education
De Institutione Oratoria [Marcus Fabius Quintilianus]

Record ID 235571

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Bolingbroke's Letters v. 2

Borrowed: 1792/3/31 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Bolingbroke's Letters
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: Belles Lettres
A defence of the late Lord Bollingbroke’s [sic] Letters on the study and use of history. By M. Voltaire. Translated from the French.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1753. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 8 times in 7 borrowing records


Book Work

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Defence of the Late Lord Bollingbroke’s [sic] Letters on the Study and Use of History [Voltaire]

Record ID 235550

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Blackwell's Memoirs v. 1

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Thomas Blackwell (Male, born 1701, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Blackwell's Memoirs
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Thomas Blackwell (Male, born 1701, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Memoirs of the court of Augustus.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1753-1755. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 53 times in 32 borrowing records


Book Work

Thomas Blackwell (Male, born 1701, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Memoirs of the Court of Augustus

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday).

Borrower: Francis Horner

Author: Thomas Blackwell (Male, born 1701, died 1757), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Memoirs of the Court of Augustus

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 235553

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Universal History v. 1

Borrowed: 1791/3/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: History
Universal History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Genre: History
An Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time. Compiled from Original Authors; and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Notes, &c. With a general Index to the Whole.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747-1754. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1453 times in 850 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: History
Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time to the Present

Record ID 235583

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Monboddo's Origin of Language v. 2

Borrowed: 1794/5. Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

James Burnet Lord Monboddo (Male, born 1714, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Morboddo's Origin of Language
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

James Burnet Lord Monboddo (Male, born 1714, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Of the origin and progress of language.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1773-1787. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 112 times in 58 borrowing records


Book Work

James Burnet Lord Monboddo (Male, born 1714, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Of the Origin and Progress of Language

Borrowed: 1794/5.

Borrower: Francis Horner

Author: James Burnet Lord Monboddo (Male, born 1714, died 1799), Genre: Belles Lettres

Of the Origin and Progress of Language

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 235562

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Annual Register v. 1

Borrowed: 1791/10/15 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Periodicals
Annual Register
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Periodicals
The annual register, or a view of the history, politics, and literature, for the year 1779.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1781.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 48 times in 47 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Periodicals
Annual Register, or A View of the History, Politics, and Literature

Record ID 235565

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Annual Register v. 5

Borrowed: 1791/10/29 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Periodicals
Annual Register
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Periodicals
The annual register, or a view of the history, politics, and literature, for the year 1779.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1781.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 48 times in 47 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Periodicals
Annual Register, or A View of the History, Politics, and Literature

Record ID 235568

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Bolingbroke's Letters v. 1

Borrowed: 1791/11/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Bolingbroke's Letters
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: Belles Lettres
A defence of the late Lord Bollingbroke’s [sic] Letters on the study and use of history. By M. Voltaire. Translated from the French.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1753. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 8 times in 7 borrowing records


Book Work

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Defence of the Late Lord Bollingbroke’s [sic] Letters on the Study and Use of History [Voltaire]

Record ID 235574

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Macpherson's Introduction to British History

Borrowed: 1793/7/27 (Saturday).


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

James Macpherson (Male, born 1736, died 1796)
Genre: History
Macpherson's Introduction to British History

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

James Macpherson (Male, born 1736, died 1796)
Genre: History
An Introduction to the History of Great Britain and Ireland. By James Macpherson, Esq.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1771. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 7


Book Work

James Macpherson (Male, born 1736, died 1796)
Genre: History
Introduction to the History of Great Britain and Ireland

Record ID 235592

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Ciceronis Off. Gravii

Borrowed: 1794/8/9 (Saturday).


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
De Officis [Cicero]

Borrowed: 1794/8/9 (Saturday).

Borrower: Francis Horner

Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

De Officis [Cicero]

Record ID 235559

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Voltaire's Charles 12th

Borrowed: 1791/6/25 (Saturday).


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: History
Voltaire's Charles 12th

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: History
The history of Charles XII. King of Sweden. By Mr. De Voltaire. Translated from the French. Carefully corrected.
Language: English . Published: Glasgow. Date of publication: 1767. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: 51


Book Work

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: History
History of Charles XII, King of Sweden

Borrowed: 1791/6/25 (Saturday).

Borrower: Francis Horner

Author: Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778), Genre: History

History of Charles XII, King of Sweden

Record ID 235556

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

British Plutarch v. 10

Borrowed: 1791/4/16 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Thomas Mortimer (Male, born 1730, died 1810)
Genre: Lives
British Plutarch
Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Borrowed: 1791/4/16 (Saturday).

Borrower: Francis Horner

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

British Plutarch

Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Record ID 235577

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Smith's Wealth of Nations v. 2

Borrowed: 1793/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Adam Smith (Male, born 1723, died 1790)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Smith's Wealth of Nations
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Adam Smith (Male, born 1723, died 1790)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1776. Format: 4to. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 20 times in 11 borrowing records


Book Work

Adam Smith (Male, born 1723, died 1790)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations