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Record ID 272972

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

Life of Vasa

Borrowed: 1826/4/13 (Thursday).


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

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

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 272966

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

Camilla v. 1, 2, 3, 4

Borrowed: 1826/3/1 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Camilla
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Camilla: or, a picture of youth.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1796. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 5 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 255 times in 61 borrowing records


Book Work

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Camilla: or, A Picture of Youth

Borrowed: 1826/3/1 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

Author: Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840), Genre: Fiction

Camilla: or, A Picture of Youth

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 272942

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

Popular Tales v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1825/11/10 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Maria Edgeworth (Female, born 1768, died 1849)
Genre: Fiction
Popular Tales
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Maria Edgeworth (Female, born 1768, died 1849)
Genre: Fiction
Popular tales ... Third edition.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1807. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 284 times in 179 borrowing records


Book Work

Maria Edgeworth (Female, born 1768, died 1849)
Genre: Fiction
Popular Tales [Maria Edgeworth]

Borrowed: 1825/11/10 (Thursday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

Author: Maria Edgeworth (Female, born 1768, died 1849), Genre: Fiction

Popular Tales [Maria Edgeworth]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 272939

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

Novels and Tales v. 8

Borrowed: 1825/10/26 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
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 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: 1825/10/26 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

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

Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley

Volumes borrowed: Volume 8

Record ID 272993

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

Ivanhoe v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1826/7/9 (Sunday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
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: 1826/7/9 (Sunday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

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

Ivanhoe; a Romance

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 272963

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

Abbot v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1826/2/14 (Tuesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
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: 1826/2/14 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

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

Abbot

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 272987

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

Hall's Loo Choo

Borrowed: 1826/6/21 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
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 272978

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

Canterbury Tales v. 1, 2, 3, 4

Borrowed: 1826/5/18 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Geoffrey Chaucer (Male, died 1400)
Genre: Poetry
Canterbury Tales
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Geoffrey Chaucer (Male, died 1400)
Genre: Poetry
The Canterbury tales of Chaucer.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1775-1778. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 5 vols.
Editors: Tyrwhitt, Thomas
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 71 times in 24 borrowing records


Book Work

Geoffrey Chaucer (Male, died 1400)
Genre: Poetry
Canterbury Tales

Borrowed: 1826/5/18 (Thursday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

Author: Geoffrey Chaucer (Male, died 1400), Genre: Poetry

Canterbury Tales

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2 3, Volume 4

Record ID 272984

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

Cecilia v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1826/6/7 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Cecilia
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Cecilia ... By the author of Evelina [i.e. Frances Burney, afterwards d'Arblay] ... The ninth edition.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1809. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 221 times in 61 borrowing records


Book Work

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress

Borrowed: 1826/6/7 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

Author: Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840), Genre: Fiction

Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 272954

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

Novels and Tales v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1826/1/6 (Friday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
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 1, Volume 2

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: 1826/1/6 (Friday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

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

Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 272981

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

Novels and Tales v. 11, 12

Borrowed: 1826/5/24 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
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 11, Volume 12

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: 1826/5/24 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

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

Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley

Volumes borrowed: Volume 11, Volume 12

Record ID 272957

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

Swift's Works v. 1

Borrowed: 1826/1/18 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Jonathan Swift (Male, born 1667, died 1745)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Swift's Works
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Jonathan Swift (Male, born 1667, died 1745)
Genre: Belles Lettres
The works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick’s, Dublin.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1762. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 54 times in 39 borrowing records


Book Work

Jonathan Swift (Male, born 1667, died 1745)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Works of Jonathan Swift

Borrowed: 1826/1/18 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

Author: Jonathan Swift (Male, born 1667, died 1745), Genre: Belles Lettres

Works of Jonathan Swift

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 272960

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

Monastery v. 1, 2, 3

Borrowed: 1826/2/2 (Thursday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

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

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
The Monastery ... By the author of “Waverley” [i.e. Sir Walter Scott] ... Second edition.
Language: English . Published: London | Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1820. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 140 times in 47 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Monastery. A Romance

Borrowed: 1826/2/2 (Thursday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

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

Monastery. A Romance

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 272990

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

Bride of Lammermoor v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1826/7/5 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

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

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: 1826/7/5 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

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

Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 272951

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

Sir Lancelot Greaves

Borrowed: 1825/12/24 (Saturday).


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: Fiction
Sir Lancelot Greaves

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: Fiction
The adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves. By the author of Roderick Random. In two volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1762. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2v.
Number of borrowings: 1


Book Work

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: Fiction
Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves

Record ID 272948

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

Rob Roy v. 5, 6

Borrowed: 1825/12/7 (Wednesday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Rob Roy
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5, Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir Walter Scott (Male, born 1771, died 1832)
Genre: Fiction
Rob Roy / By...[Sir Walter Scott]. In three volumes...
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1818. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 99 times in 34 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1825/12/7 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

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

Rob Roy

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5, Volume 6

Record ID 272969

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

Voyages and Travels v. 2

Borrowed: 1826/4/2 (Sunday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Borrowed: 1826/4/2 (Sunday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 272975

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

Voyages and Travels v. 1, 2

Borrowed: 1826/4/28 (Friday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Halby Cairns
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1826/4/28 (Friday).

Borrower: Alexander Halby Cairns

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2