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Record ID 267482

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

Curiosities of Literature v. 2, 3

Borrowed: 1824/1/29 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Isaac Disraeli (Male, born 1766, died 1848)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Curiosities of Literature
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Isaac Disraeli (Male, born 1766, died 1848)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Curiosities of literature
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1817. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 8 times in 5 borrowing records


Book Work

Isaac Disraeli (Male, born 1766, died 1848)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Curiosities of Literature

Borrowed: 1824/1/29 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Author: Isaac Disraeli (Male, born 1766, died 1848), Genre: Belles Lettres

Curiosities of Literature

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 267503

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

Curiosities of Literature v. 1

Borrowed: 1824/4/29 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Isaac Disraeli (Male, born 1766, died 1848)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Curiosities of Literature
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Isaac Disraeli (Male, born 1766, died 1848)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Curiosities of literature
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1817. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 8 times in 5 borrowing records


Book Work

Isaac Disraeli (Male, born 1766, died 1848)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Curiosities of Literature

Borrowed: 1824/4/29 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Author: Isaac Disraeli (Male, born 1766, died 1848), Genre: Belles Lettres

Curiosities of Literature

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 267470

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

Morgan's France v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1823/10/21 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Lady Sydney Morgan (Female, born 1783, died 1859)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Morgan's France
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Lady Sydney Morgan (Female, born 1783, died 1859)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
France
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1817. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 18 times in 9 borrowing records


Book Work

Lady Sydney Morgan (Female, born 1783, died 1859)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
France [Lady Morgan]

Borrowed: 1823/10/21 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Author: Lady Sydney Morgan (Female, born 1783, died 1859), Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy

France [Lady Morgan]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 267506

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

Abercrombie's Martial Achievements v. 2, 3, 4

Borrowed: 1824/4/29 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Patrick Abercromby (Male, born 1656, died 1716)
Genre: Lives
Abercormby's Martial Achievements
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Patrick Abercromby (Male, born 1656, died 1716)
Genre: Lives
The martial atchievements [sic] of the Scots nation: ... By Patrick Abercromby, ... In four volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1762. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 257 times in 200 borrowing records


Book Work

Patrick Abercromby (Male, born 1656, died 1716)
Genre: Lives
Martial Atchievements of the Scots Nation

Borrowed: 1824/4/29 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Author: Patrick Abercromby (Male, born 1656, died 1716), Genre: Lives

Martial Atchievements of the Scots Nation

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 267488

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

Scott's Paris

Borrowed: 1824/3/12 (Friday).


Borrower

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


Book Holding

John Scott (Male, born 1784, died 1821)
Genre: Travel
Scott's Paris

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Scott (Male, born 1784, died 1821)
Genre: Travel
A Visit to Paris in 1814; being a review of the moral, political, intellectual and social condition of the French Capital.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1815. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 40 times in 30 borrowing records


Book Work

John Scott (Male, born 1784, died 1821)
Genre: Travel
Visit to Paris in 1814

Borrowed: 1824/3/12 (Friday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Author: John Scott (Male, born 1784, died 1821), Genre: Travel

Visit to Paris in 1814

Record ID 267497

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

Pirate v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1824/4/8 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

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

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
The Pirate. By the author of 'Waverley,' etc.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1822. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 194 times in 66 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1824/4/8 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Gowan

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

Pirate

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 267527

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

Ivanhoe v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1824/7/21 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

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

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Ivanhoe; a romance. By the author of “Waverley.”
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1820. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 304 times in 111 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Ivanhoe; a Romance

Borrowed: 1824/7/21 (Wednesday).

Borrower: William Gowan

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

Ivanhoe; a Romance

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 267479

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

Kerr's Voyages and Travels v. 6, 7, 8

Borrowed: 1823/12/12 (Friday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Robert Kerr (Male, born 1755, died 1813)
Genre: Travel
Kerr's Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6, Volume 7, Volume 8

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: 1823/12/12 (Friday).

Borrower: William Gowan

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

General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels [Kerr]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6, Volume 7, Volume 8

Record ID 267521

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

Kenilworth v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1824/6/29 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

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

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Kenilworth, a Romance. By the author of Waverley [Sir W. Scott].
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1821. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 171 times in 61 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Kenilworth, a Romance

Borrowed: 1824/6/29 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Gowan

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

Kenilworth, a Romance

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 267494

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

Novels and Tales v. 7, 8

Borrowed: 1824/3. Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Novels and Tales
Volumes borrowed: Volume 7, Volume 8

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

Borrowed: 1824/3.

Borrower: William Gowan

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

Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley

Volumes borrowed: Volume 7, Volume 8

Record ID 267476

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

Life of Vasa

Borrowed: 1823/11/22 (Saturday).


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Olaudah Equiano (Male, born 1745, died 1797)
Genre: Lives
Life of Vasa

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Olaudah Equiano (Male, born 1745, died 1797)
Genre: Lives
The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African. Written by himself.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1792. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: 19


Book Work

Olaudah Equiano (Male, born 1745, died 1797)
Genre: Lives
Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano

Record ID 267491

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

Labaume's Narrative

Borrowed: 1824/3/12 (Friday).


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Eugène Labaume (Male, born 1783, died 1849)
Genre: History
Labaume's Narrative

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Eugène Labaume (Male, born 1783, died 1849)
Genre: History
A circumstantial narrative of the campaign in Russia : embellished with plans of the battles of Moscow and Malo-Jaroslavitz ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1815. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 11


Book Work

Eugène Labaume (Male, born 1783, died 1849)
Genre: History
Narrative of the Campaign in Russia, in 1812 [Eugène Labaume]

Record ID 267515

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

Tristram Shandy

Borrowed: 1824/5/12 (Wednesday).


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Laurence Sterne (Male, born 1713, died 1768)
Genre: Fiction
Tristram Shandy

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Laurence Sterne (Male, born 1713, died 1768)
Genre: Fiction
The life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentleman.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1793. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2v.
Number of borrowings: 2


Book Work

Laurence Sterne (Male, born 1713, died 1768)
Genre: Fiction
Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

Record ID 267473

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

Newton's Dissertation on the Prophecies

Borrowed: 1823/10/21 (Tuesday).


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Thomas Newton Bishop of Bristol (Male, born 1704, died 1782)
Genre: Theology
Newton's Dissertation on the Prophecies

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Thomas Newton Bishop of Bristol (Male, born 1704, died 1782)
Genre: Theology
Dissertations on the prophecies, which have remarkably been fulfilled, and at this time are fulfilling in the world. By Thomas Newton, D. D. Chaplain to Her Royal Highness the Princess Dowager of Wales.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1754-1758. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3v..
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 31 times in 29 borrowing records


Book Work

Thomas Newton Bishop of Bristol (Male, born 1704, died 1782)
Genre: Theology
Dissertations on the Prophecies, Which have Remarkably Been Fulfilled, and at this Time are Fulfilling in the World

Record ID 267518

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

Jerusalem Delivered

Borrowed: 1824/5/18 (Tuesday).


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Torquato Tasso (Male, born 1544, died 1595)
Genre: Poetry
Jerusalem Delivered
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Torquato Tasso (Male, born 1544, died 1595)
Genre: Poetry
Jerusalem delivered; an heroic poem: translated from the Italian of Torquato Tasso, by John Hoole.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1787. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Translators: Hoole, John, 1727-1803
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 30 times in 24 borrowing records


Book Work

Torquato Tasso (Male, born 1544, died 1595)
Genre: Poetry
Jerusalem Delivered

Borrowed: 1824/5/18 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Author: Torquato Tasso (Male, born 1544, died 1595), Genre: Poetry

Jerusalem Delivered

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 267500

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

Valerius v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1824/4/22 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

John Gibson Lockhart (Male, born 1794, died 1854)
Genre: Fiction
Valerius
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Gibson Lockhart (Male, born 1794, died 1854)
Genre: Fiction
Valerius; a Roman story.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1821. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 45 times in 15 borrowing records


Book Work

John Gibson Lockhart (Male, born 1794, died 1854)
Genre: Fiction
Valerius; A Roman Story

Borrowed: 1824/4/22 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Author: John Gibson Lockhart (Male, born 1794, died 1854), Genre: Fiction

Valerius; A Roman Story

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 267524

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

Abbot v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1824/7/13 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Gowan
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: 1824/7/13 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Gowan

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

Abbot

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 267485

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

Hall's Loochoo

Borrowed: 1824/3/4 (Thursday).


Borrower

William Gowan
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 267509

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

Voyages and Travels v. 15, 17

Borrowed: 1824/5/4 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 15, Volume 17

Borrowed: 1824/5/4 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 15, Volume 17

Record ID 267467

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

Memoirs of de la Rochejacquelin

Borrowed: 1823/10/21 (Tuesday).


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Marquise Marie-Louise-Victoire La Rochejaquelein (Female, born 1772, died 1857)
Memoirs of de la Rochejacquelin

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Marquise Marie-Louise-Victoire La Rochejaquelein (Female, born 1772, died 1857)
Memoirs of the Marchioness de La Rochejaquelein : with a map of the theatre of war in La Vendee
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1817. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 6

Borrowed: 1823/10/21 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Author: Marquise Marie-Louise-Victoire La Rochejaquelein (Female, born 1772, died 1857)

Record ID 267512

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

Voyages and Travels v. 21

Borrowed: 1824/5/4 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 21

Borrowed: 1824/5/4 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Gowan

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 21