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Record ID 288313

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 89

Collection of Travels Vol 1st

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1769/1/11 (Wednesday).


Borrower

James Little
Gender: Male.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Genre: Travel
A collection of voyages and travels, some now first printed from original manuscripts. Others translated out of foreign languages, and now first publish’d in English. To which are added some few that have formerly appear’d in English, but do now for their excellency and scarceness deserve to be reprinted. In four volumes. With a general preface, giving an account of the progress of navigation, from its first beginning to the perfection it is now in, &c. The whole illustrated with a great number of useful maps, and cuts, all engraven on copper. The authors contain’d in this volume, see over leaf.
Classmark: 1.2.1-2-3-4 and 13.3or4.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Travel
A collection of voyages and travels, some now first printed from original manuscripts.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1704. Format: folio.
Editors: Compiled by Awnsham Churchill and John Churchill.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 163 times in 144 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Travel
Collection of Voyages and Travels

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1769/1/11 (Wednesday).

Borrower: James Little

Genre: Travel

Collection of Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 290293

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 139

Puffendorf: de oficio honinis ae Civis

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday).


Borrowers

Captain David Johnson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Military > Army.

William Grierson
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Freiherr von Samuel Pufendorf (Male, born 1632, died 1694)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Samuelis Puffendorfii De officio hominis et civis juxa legem naturalem libri duo.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Freiherr von Samuel Pufendorf (Male, born 1632, died 1694)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Samuelis Pufendorfii, De officio hominis et civis juxta legem naturalem libri duo.
Language: Latin . Published: Lund. Date of publication: 1673. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 3


Book Work

Freiherr von Samuel Pufendorf (Male, born 1632, died 1694)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
De Officio Hominis et Civis

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday).

Borrowers: Captain David Johnson , William Grierson

Author: Freiherr von Samuel Pufendorf (Male, born 1632, died 1694), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

De Officio Hominis et Civis

Record ID 290308

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 140

Modern Universal history  Vol 43

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Alexander Waugh
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Master/Dominie. Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Genre: History
The modern part of an universal history, from the earliest account of time
Classmark: 12.5.1-16 (vols 1-16), 12.4.1-16 (vols 17-32), 12.3-1-11 (vols 33-43) .
Volumes borrowed: Volume 43

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: History
The Modern Part of an Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time. Compiled from Original Writers. By the Authors of the Antient Part.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1759-1766. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 576 times in 358 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: History
Modern Part of an Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Waugh

Genre: History

Modern Part of an Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time

Volumes borrowed: Volume 43

Record ID 290311

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 140

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Waugh

Author: William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793), Genre: History

History of Scotland During the Reigns of Queen Mary and King James VI

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 290314

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 140

Athenian Oracle 2 Vols

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Alexander Waugh
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Master/Dominie. Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Genre: Belles Lettres
The Athenian oracle : being an entire collection of all the valuable questions and answers in the old Athenian mercuries ... / by a member of the Athenian Society.
Classmark: 9.8.3.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 50063

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 4: Professors Receipt Book (1765-1770, Type: Professorial). Page: 39r

Description of Herculia

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1768/12/4 (Sunday). Original Borrowed Date: 30 Nov 1768. Original Returned Date: 4 Dec 1768.


Borrower

George Muirhead
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Professor of Oriental Languages 1753-1754; Chair of Humanity 1754-1773; Dean of Faculty 1764-1766; Clerk of the University 1769.
Original Full Name: Mr Muirhead. Life dates: 1715-1773. Academic dates: 1728; MA 1742 (Edin.).
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Education > University Professor.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Niccolò Marcello Venuti (Male, born 1700, died 1755)
Genre: History
Description of the first discoveries of the antient city of Heraclea
Number: 23. Original Author: Venuti, Niccolo Marcello, marchese, 1700-1755.. Possible modern shelfmark:  Sp Coll Bl9-i.21. Press: AF. Shelf: 8.

Borrowed: 1768/11/30 (Wednesday). Returned: 1768/12/4 (Sunday).

Borrower: George Muirhead

Author: Niccolò Marcello Venuti (Male, born 1700, died 1755), Genre: History

Description of the First Discoveries of the Antient city of Heraclea