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Record ID 42469

Library: Haddington Library. Register: MS16481 (1790-1816, Type: Town). Page: 76v

Ansons Voyage

Borrowed: 1813/8/27 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: Augt 27. Original Borrower: J Shiels. Other reader: for T Shiels.


J. Shiels
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T. Shiels
Gender: Unknown. Borrower type: Other.

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George Anson Baron Anson (Male, born 1697, died 1762)
Genre: Travel
Voyage round the world, in the years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. By George Anson, Esq; Now Lord Anson, Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty’s Ships, sent upon an Expedition to the South-Seas. Compiled from his papers and materials, by Richard Walter, M. A. Chaplain of His Majesty’s Ship the Centurion, in that Expedition. With charts of the Southern Part of South America, of Part of the Pacific Ocean, and of the Track of the Centurion round the World.

Record ID 42491

Library: Haddington Library. Register: MS16481 (1790-1816, Type: Town). Page: 77r

Callenders Collection of Voyages

Borrowed: 1813/9/15 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 15. Original Borrower: J Shiels.


J. Shiels
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Charles de Brosses (Male, born 1709, died 1777)
Genre: Travel
Terra Australis Cognita: or, voyages to the Terra Australis, or Southern Hemisphere, during the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, and Eighteenth Centuries. Containing An Account of the Manners of the People, and the Productions of the Countries, hitherto found in the Southern Latitudes; the Advantages that may result from further Discoveries on this great Continent, and the Methods of establishing Colonies there, to the advantage of Great Britain. With a Preface by the Editor, in which some geographical, nautical, and commercial Questions are discussed.
Modern Shelfmark: NLS Special Collections Gray.1349 (vol. 1 only).
Volumes borrowed: Volume unspecified

Borrowed: 1813/9/15 (Wednesday).

Borrower: J. Shiels

Author: Charles de Brosses (Male, born 1709, died 1777), Genre: Travel

Histoire des Navigations aux Terres Australes

Volumes borrowed: Volume unspecified