Books and Borrowing 1750-1830

You performed a Simple Search for:

Date of borrowing: 1751/7/31

Your search matched 2 borrowing records.




Borrower title

Borrower gender

Borrower occupation



Book language

Book place of publication

Book format


Record ID 211820

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 44

Univers: History Vol: 9

Borrowed: 1751/7/31 (Saturday).


John Scott Junior
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1737-801.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.

Book HoldingLibrary record

Genre: History
An universal history, from the earliest account of time : compiled from original authors; and illustrated with maps, cuts, notes, &c. : with a general index to the whole.
Classmark: 12.6.1-21.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 9

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: History
An Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time. Compiled from Original Authors; and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Notes, &c. With a general Index to the Whole.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747-1754. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1453 times in 850 borrowing records

Book Work

Genre: History
Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time to the Present

Record ID 17657

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1748-1753. (UYLY205-2) (1748-1753, Type: Other). Page: 120

The Moral Philosopher 3 Voll.

Borrowed: 1751/7/31 (Saturday). Returned: 1751/8/21 (Saturday). Classmark: L.6.16. Original Returned Text: The Moral philosr 3 Vs. Professor: Ninan Young.


Robert Watson
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1730-1781. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897:
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student. Education > University Professor.

Book HoldingLibrary record

Thomas Morgan (Male, died 1743)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Theology
The Moral Philosopher. Being a farther vindication of Moral Truth and Reason; Occasioned by two books lately published: One intitled. The Divine Authority of the Old and New Testaments asserted. With a particular vindication of Moses and the Prophets, Our Saviour Jesus Christ, and his Apostles, against the unjust assertions, and false reasonings of a Book intitled, the Moral Philosopher. By the Reverend Mr Leland. The Other intitled, Eusebius: Or, the True Christian's defence, &c. By the Rev. Mr Chapman.
Classmark: L.6.16, R.7.5, L5.41.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Borrowed: 1751/7/31 (Saturday). Returned: 1751/8/21 (Saturday).

Borrower: Robert Watson

Author: Thomas Morgan (Male, died 1743), Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Theology

Moral Philosopher [Thomas Morgan]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3