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Record ID 17577

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 117

Rollins Rom. History Vol. 2d

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/26 (Friday). Classmark: K.4.8. Original Returned Text: Rollins Rom. Hist. V. 2d. Professor: Thomas Simson.


Borrower

Robert Simson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Roman History from the Foundation of Rome to the Battle of Actium: that is, To the end of the Commonwealth. By Mr. Rollin, late Principal of the University of Paris, Professor of Eloquence in the Royal College, and Fellow of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French.
Classmark: J.5.2, K.4.8, B.4.11, B.3.26.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/26 (Friday).

Borrower: Robert Simson

Author: Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741), Genre: History

Roman History from the Foundation of Rome to the Battle of Actium [Charles Rollin]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 18008

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 135

Anson's Voyage

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/11 (Thursday). Classmark: K.3. Original Returned Text: Anson's Voyage. Professor: John Young.


Borrower

Simon Blair
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1367553788.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

George Anson Baron Anson (Male, born 1697, died 1762)
Genre: Travel
A voyage round the world, in the years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. By George Anson, Esq; Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty’s Ships, sent upon an Expedition to the South-Seas. Compiled from papers and other materials of the Right Honourable George Lord Anson, and published under his direction, by Richard Walter, M. A. Chaplain of his Majesty’s Ship the Centurion, in that Expedition. Illustrated with forty-two copper-plates.
Classmark: K.3.20, K.3.21, P.3.35.

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/11 (Thursday).

Borrower: Simon Blair

Author: George Anson Baron Anson (Male, born 1697, died 1762), Genre: Travel

Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV

Record ID 18197

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 143

Ray's Wisdom of God in ye Crean

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/21 (Sunday). Classmark: J.4.7. Original Returned Text: Ray's Wisdom of God in ye Crn. Professor: John Young.


Borrower

William Duncan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1733-1799. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1377950956.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

John Ray (Male, born 1627, died 1705)
Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Theology
The wisdom of God manifested in the works of the creation. In two parts. ... With answers to some objections. By John Ray, ...
Classmark: J.4.7, P.4.48, P.6.48.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Ray (Male, born 1627, died 1705)
Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Theology
The wisdom of God manifested in the works of the creation. In two parts. ... With answers to some objections. By John Ray, ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1735. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 35


Book Work

John Ray (Male, born 1627, died 1705)
Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Theology
Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of the Creation

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/21 (Sunday).

Borrower: William Duncan

Author: John Ray (Male, born 1627, died 1705), Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Theology

Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of the Creation

Record ID 18199

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 143

Rudd's Essay

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/21 (Sunday). Classmark: J.4.23. Original Returned Text: Rudd's Essay. Professor: John Young.


Borrower

William Duncan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1733-1799. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1377950956.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Sayer Rudd (Male, died 1757)
Genre: Theology
An Essay towards a new explication of the doctrines of the resurrection, millenium, and judgment. Being the substance of several discourses on the 20th chapter of the Revelation of St. John. To which are added three dissertations: one concerning the new heavens and new earth, from 2 Pet. iii. 10, --- 13. Another on the restoration of the creature, from Rom. viii. 19. --- 23. And the third concerning the kings of the earth bringing their glory and honour into the New Jerusalem, from Rev. xxi. 24. latter part. By Sayer Rudd, M. D.
Classmark: J.4.23.

Record ID 18198

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 143

Shuckfords Connection V. 2d

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/21 (Sunday). Classmark: J.5.8. Original Returned Text: Shuckford's Connect V . 2d. Professor: John Young.


Borrower

William Duncan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1733-1799. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1377950956.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Samuel Shuckford (Male, born c.1693, died 1754)
Genre: History, Genre: Theology
The Sacred and Prophane History of the World Connected, from the Creation of the World to the Dissolution of the Assyrian Empire at the Death of Sardanapalus, and to the Declension of the Kingdoms of Judah and Israel, under the Reigns of Ahaz and Pekah. By Samuel Shuckford, M.A. Rector of Shelton in the County of Norfolk.
Classmark: J.5.7, D.4.8, M.6.3.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Samuel Shuckford (Male, born c.1693, died 1754)
Genre: History, Genre: Theology
The Sacred and Prophane History of the World Connected, from the Creation of the World to the Dissolution of the Assyrian Empire at the Death of Sardanapalus, and to the Declension of the Kingdoms of Judah and Israel, under the Reigns of Ahaz and Pekah. By Samuel Shuckford, M.A. Rector of Shelton in the County of Norfolk.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1731. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 89 times in 55 borrowing records


Book Work

Samuel Shuckford (Male, born c.1693, died 1754)
Genre: History, Genre: Theology
Sacred and Prophane History of the World Connected

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/21 (Sunday).

Borrower: William Duncan

Author: Samuel Shuckford (Male, born c.1693, died 1754), Genre: History, Genre: Theology

Sacred and Prophane History of the World Connected

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 18456

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 154

Pool's Annotations Vol 2d

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/11 (Thursday). Classmark: B.3.11. Original Returned Text: Pool's Annotations V. 2d. Professor: James Murison.


Borrower

George Swan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: bap. c. 1731-1763. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1413733244.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Matthew Poole (Male, born 1624, died 1679)
Genre: Theology
Annotations upon the Holy Bible. Wherein the sacred text is inserted, and various readings annex’d; together with the parallel scriptures. The more difficult terms in each verse are explained. Seeming contradictions reconciled. Questions and doubts resolved. And the whole text opened. By the late reverend and learned divine Mr. Matthew Poole.
Classmark: B.3.11, T.1.3, R.1.2, Q.1.12?.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/11 (Thursday).

Borrower: George Swan

Author: Matthew Poole (Male, born 1624, died 1679), Genre: Theology

Annotations upon the Holy Bible [Matthew Poole]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 18479

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 155

Rollins belles Lettres V. 4th

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/7 (Sunday). Classmark: J.5.2. Original Returned Text: Rollins belles Lettres V. 4th. Professor: Henry Rymer.


Borrower

Griffith Ferguson
Gender: Male.
Life dates: d. 1787. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1379408516.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Method of teaching and studying the belles lettres, or an introduction to languages, poetry, rhetoric, history, moral philosophy, physicks, &c. with reflections on taste; and instructions with regard to the eloquence of the pulpit, the bar, and the stage. The whole illustrated with passages from the most famous poets and orators, antient and modern, with critical remarks on them. Designed more particularly for students in the universities. By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the university of Paris, now professor of Eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French.
Classmark: J.5.3, J.5.2, B.6.6, B.3.27.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/7 (Sunday).

Borrower: Griffith Ferguson

Author: Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741), Genre: Belles Lettres

Method of Teaching and Studying the Belles Lettres

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 18478

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 155

Watsons Horace Vol. 2d

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/27 (Saturday). Classmark: J.4.11. Original Returned Text: Watsons Horace V. 2d. Professor: Henry Rymer.


Borrower

Griffith Ferguson
Gender: Male.
Life dates: d. 1787. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1379408516.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Horace (Male, born BCE65-12-8, died BCE8-11-27)
Genre: Poetry
The Odes, epodes, and carmen Seculare of Horace, Translated into English Prose, As near as the Two Languages will admit. Together with the Original Latin from the Best Editions. Wherein The Words of the Latin Text are put in their Grammatical Order; the Observation of the most Valuable Commentators, both ancient and modern, represented; and the Author's Design and Beautiful Descriptions fully set forth in a Key annexed to each Ode and Poem; with Notes both Geographical and Historical. The Whole adapted to the Capacities of Youth at School, as well as of Private Gentlemen. By David Watson, M.A. Of St. Leonard's College, St. Andrew's. Revised by a Gentleman will-skilled in this sort of Literature at London.
Classmark: J.4.11, D.3.3, R.5.3.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/27 (Saturday).

Borrower: Griffith Ferguson

Author: Horace (Male, born BCE65-12-8, died BCE8-11-27), Genre: Poetry

Odes, Epodes, and Carmen Seculare of Horace

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 18502

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 156

Varenius' Geography 2 Voll

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/3/19 (Friday). Classmark: K.6.6. Original Returned Text: Varenius' Geography 2 Vs. Professor: Henry Rymer.


Borrower

Robert Grant
Gender: Male.
Life dates: b. c. 1732. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1383332428.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Bernhardus Varenius (Male, born 1622, died 1650)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
A compleat system of general geography : explaining the nature and properties of the earth; viz. it's figure, magnitude, motions, situation, contents, and division into land and water, mountains, woods, desarts, lakes, rivers, &c. : with particular accounts of the different appearances of the heavens in different countries; the seasons of the year over all the globe; the tides of the sea; bays, capes, islands, rocks, sand-banks, and shelves : the state of the atmosphere; the nature of exhalations; winds ,storms, tornados &c. : the origin of springs, mineral-waters, burning mountains, mines, &c. : the uses and making of maps, globes, and sea-charts. The foundations of dialling; the art of measuring heights and distances; the art of ship-building, navigation, and the ways of finding the longitude at sea / originally written in Latin by Bernhard Varenius, M. D. ; since improved and illustrated by Sir Isaac Newton and Dr. Jurin ; and now translated into English; with additional notes, copper-plates, an alphabetical index, and other improvements ; particularly useful to students in the universities; travellers, sailors, and all those who desire to be acquainted with the mixed mathematics, geography, astronomy, and navigation by Mr. Dugdale ; the whole revised and corrected by Peter Shaw, M. D.
Classmark: K.3., K.6.6, K.5.38, K.6.18, B.6.7.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Bernhardus Varenius (Male, born 1622, died 1650)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
A compleat system of general geography : explaining the nature and properties of the earth; viz. it's figure, magnitude, motions, situation, contents, and division into land and water, mountains, woods, desarts, lakes, rivers, &c. : with particular accounts of the different appearances of the heavens in different countries; the seasons of the year over all the globe; the tides of the sea; bays, capes, islands, rocks, sand-banks, and shelves : the state of the atmosphere; the nature of exhalations; winds ,storms, tornados &c. : the origin of springs, mineral-waters, burning mountains, mines, &c. : the uses and making of maps, globes, and sea-charts. The foundations of dialling; the art of measuring heights and distances; the art of ship-building, navigation, and the ways of finding the longitude at sea / originally written in Latin by Bernhard Varenius, M. D. ; since improved and illustrated by Sir Isaac Newton and Dr. Jurin ; and now translated into English; with additional notes, copper-plates, an alphabetical index, and other improvements ; particularly useful to students in the universities; travellers, sailors, and all those who desire to be acquainted with the mixed mathematics, geography, astronomy, and navigation by Mr. Dugdale ; the whole revised and corrected by Peter Shaw, M. D.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1734. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 72 times in 39 borrowing records


Book Work

Bernhardus Varenius (Male, born 1622, died 1650)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Compleat System of General Geography

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/3/19 (Friday).

Borrower: Robert Grant

Author: Bernhardus Varenius (Male, born 1622, died 1650), Genre: Natural Philosophy

Compleat System of General Geography

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 18501

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 156

Gulliver's Travells 2 Voll.

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/14 (Sunday). Classmark: A.6.27. Original Returned Text: Gullivers Travells 2 Vs. Professor: Henry Rymer.


Borrower

Robert Grant
Gender: Male.
Life dates: b. c. 1732. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1383332428.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Jonathan Swift (Male, born 1667, died 1745)
Genre: Fiction
Travels into several remote nations of the world. In four parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, first a surgeon, and then a captain of several ships. ...
Classmark: A.6.27, A.5.22, S.5.3.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Jonathan Swift (Male, born 1667, died 1745)
Genre: Fiction
Travels into several remote nations of the world. In four parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, first a surgeon, and then a captain of several ships. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1726. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 111 times in 58 borrowing records


Book Work

Jonathan Swift (Male, born 1667, died 1745)
Genre: Fiction
Gulliver's Travels

Borrowed: 1751/1/29 (Friday). Returned: 1751/2/14 (Sunday).

Borrower: Robert Grant

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

Gulliver's Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2