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Record ID 236240

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 87

Knox's Voyages v. 7

Borrowed: 1793/1/11 (Friday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Knox's Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Genre: Travel
A new collection of voyages, discoveries and travels: containing whatever is worthy of notice, in Europe, Asia, Africa and America: In Respect to The Situation and Extent of Empires, Kingdoms, and Provinces; their Climates, Soil, Produce, &c.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1767. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 381 times in 369 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Travel
New Collection of Voyages, Discoveries and Travels

Record ID 240593

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 169

Ward's Natural History v. 7

Borrowed: 1792/10/26 (Friday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Samuel Ward (Male, died 1790)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Ward's Natural History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Borrowed: 1792/10/26 (Friday).

Borrower: James Forrest

Author: Samuel Ward (Male, died 1790), Genre: Natural Philosophy

Modern System of Natural History

Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Record ID 240611

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 169

Ward's Natural History v. 6

Borrowed: 1793/3. Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Samuel Ward (Male, died 1790)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Ward's Natural History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Borrowed: 1793/3.

Borrower: James Forrest

Author: Samuel Ward (Male, died 1790), Genre: Natural Philosophy

Modern System of Natural History

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Record ID 240614

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 169

Knights of Malta v. 1

Borrowed: 1793/4/6 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Abbé René Aubert de Vertot (Male, born 1655, died 1735)
Genre: History
Knights of Malta
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 240623

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 169

Knox's Voyages v. 1

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


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Knox's Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Genre: Travel
A new collection of voyages, discoveries and travels: containing whatever is worthy of notice, in Europe, Asia, Africa and America: In Respect to The Situation and Extent of Empires, Kingdoms, and Provinces; their Climates, Soil, Produce, &c.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1767. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 381 times in 369 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Travel
New Collection of Voyages, Discoveries and Travels

Record ID 240596

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 169

Rollin's Ancient History v. 5

Borrowed: 1792/11. Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Forrest
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 5

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 267194

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Idler

Borrowed: 1823/12/6 (Saturday).


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13)
Idler

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13)
The idler; by the author of The rambler. With additional essays. In two volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1795. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2v.
Number of borrowings: 2

Borrowed: 1823/12/6 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Forrest

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

Record ID 267206

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Berenger on Horsemanship

Borrowed: 1824/5/4 (Tuesday).


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Richard Berenger (Male, born c.1719, died 1782)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
Berenger's Horsemanship

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Richard Berenger (Male, born c.1719, died 1782)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
The history and art of horsemanship.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1771. Format: 4to. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 11 times in 9 borrowing records


Book Work

Richard Berenger (Male, born c.1719, died 1782)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
History and Art of Horsemanship

Record ID 267200

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Cririe's Scottish Scenery

Borrowed: 1824/1/10 (Saturday).


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

James Cririe (Male, born 1752, died 1835)
Genre: Poetry
Cririe's Scottish Scenery

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

James Cririe (Male, born 1752, died 1835)
Genre: Poetry
Scottish scenery : or, Sketches in verse, descriptive of scenes chiefly in the Highlands of Scotland
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1803. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 22


Book Work

James Cririe (Male, born 1752, died 1835)
Genre: Poetry
Scottish Scenery : or, Sketches in Verse

Borrowed: 1824/1/10 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Forrest

Author: James Cririe (Male, born 1752, died 1835), Genre: Poetry

Scottish Scenery : or, Sketches in Verse

Record ID 267203

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Wakefield

Borrowed: 1824/3/19 (Friday).


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: Fiction
Vicar of Wakefield

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: Fiction
The Vicar of Wakefield : a tale. In two volumes.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1806. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2v.
Number of borrowings: 1


Book Work

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: Fiction
Vicar of Wakefield

Borrowed: 1824/3/19 (Friday).

Borrower: James Forrest

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

Vicar of Wakefield

Record ID 267188

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

[unclear] v. 2, 3, 4

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


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

[unclear]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Borrowed: 1823/11/4 (Tuesday).

Borrower: James Forrest

[unclear]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 267185

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Guy Mannering v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1823/10. Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

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

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Guy Mannering; or, the Astrologer. By the author of “Waverley” [i.e. Sir Walter Scott].
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1815. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 212 times in 87 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Guy Mannering; or, the Astrologer

Borrowed: 1823/10.

Borrower: James Forrest

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

Guy Mannering; or, the Astrologer

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 267197

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Kerr's Voyage V. 16, 17

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


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Robert Kerr (Male, born 1755, died 1813)
Genre: Travel
Kerr's Voyage
Volumes borrowed: Volume 16, Volume 17

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert Kerr (Male, born 1755, died 1813)
Genre: Travel
A general history and collection of voyages and travels, arranged in systematic order: forming a complete history of the origin and progress of navigation, discovery, and commerce, by sea and land, from the earliest ages to the present time
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1811. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 18v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 116 times in 63 borrowing records


Book Work

Robert Kerr (Male, born 1755, died 1813)
Genre: Travel
General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels [Kerr]

Borrowed: 1823/12/18 (Thursday).

Borrower: James Forrest

Author: Robert Kerr (Male, born 1755, died 1813), Genre: Travel

General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels [Kerr]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 16, Volume 17

Record ID 267191

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Creeche's Fugitive Pieces

Borrowed: 1823/11/20 (Thursday).


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

William Creech (Male, born 1745, died 1815)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Creech's Fugitive Pieces

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Creech (Male, born 1745, died 1815)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Edinburgh fugitive pieces : with letters containing a comparative view of the modes of living, arts, commerce, literature, manners, &c. of Edinburgh, at different periods
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1815. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 9


Book Work

William Creech (Male, born 1745, died 1815)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Edinburgh Fugitive Pieces

Borrowed: 1823/11/20 (Thursday).

Borrower: James Forrest

Author: William Creech (Male, born 1745, died 1815), Genre: Belles Lettres

Edinburgh Fugitive Pieces

Record ID 273437

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Spence's Anecdotes

Borrowed: 1825/11.


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Joseph Spence (Male, born 1699, died 1768)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Spence's Anecdotes

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Joseph Spence (Male, born 1699, died 1768)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Anecdotes, observations and characters of books and men, collected from the conversation of Mr. Pope / Joseph Spence.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1820. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 7


Book Work

Joseph Spence (Male, born 1699, died 1768)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Observations, Anecdotes, and Characters of Books and Men

Record ID 273440

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Tour through G. Britain by Richardson 2 vols

Borrowed: 1826/3. Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
Tour through G. Britain by Richardson
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
A tour through the whole island of Great Britain. Divided into circuits or journies. Containing I. A description of the principal cities and towns, ... Originally begun by the celebrated Daniel De Foe, continued by the late Mr. Richardson.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1769. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 4 vol.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 141 times in 117 borrowing records


Book Work

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
Tour through the Whole Island of Great Britain

Borrowed: 1826/3.

Borrower: James Forrest

Author: Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761), Genre: Travel

Tour through the Whole Island of Great Britain

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 273446

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137146 (Type: Student). Page:

Fortunes of Nigel v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1826/3/19 (Sunday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Forrest
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

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

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
The Fortunes of Nigel. By the author of “Waverley,” etc. [Sir Walter Scott.]
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1822. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 158 times in 56 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Fortunes of Nigel

Borrowed: 1826/3/19 (Sunday).

Borrower: James Forrest

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

Fortunes of Nigel

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3