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Record ID 113789

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.8 (1769-1771, Type: Student). Page: 53

Macbrides Essays

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: 0/5/0.


Borrower

James Moody
Gender: Male.
Historical Alumni Database: https://collections.ed.ac.uk/alumni/record/91682. Dissertation: De causis et formis Febrium.. Class: Medicine. Academic dates: 1769-1771; MD (1772). Origin: Irish.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

David Macbride (Male, born 1726, died 1778)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Experimental essays on the following subjects : I. On the fermentation of alimentary mixtures. II. On the nature and properties of fixed air. III. On the respective powers, and manner of acting, of the different kinds of antiseptics. IV. On the scurvy; with a proposal for trying new methods to prevent or cure the same, at sea. V. On the dissolvent power of quick-lime [Macbride]

Record ID 113786

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.8 (1769-1771, Type: Student). Page: 53

Elements of Criticism 3 V:s

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: 0/15/0.


Borrower

John Anderson
Gender: Male.
Historical Alumni Database: https://collections.ed.ac.uk/alumni/record/91843. Dissertation: De Scorbuto.. Class: Medicine. Academic dates: 1768; MD (Edin), 1772. Origin: British.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student. Medicine and Health > Physician.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Elements of criticism [Kames]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Elements of criticism. In three volumes.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh | London. Date of publication: 1762. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 360 times in 195 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Elements of Criticism

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday).

Borrower: John Anderson

Author: Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782), Genre: Belles Lettres

Elements of Criticism

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 90923

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.5 (1768-1781, Type: Professorial). Page: 20-21

Borrow'd Rogers Account of America

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Loan period: return on demand.


Borrowers

Principal William Robertson
Gender: Male.
Other: Principal of the University of Edinburgh. Life dates: 1721-1793.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Education > University Professor.

Francis Matthew
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Robert Rogers (Male, born 1731, died 1795)
Genre: Travel
A concise account of North America : containing a description of the several British colonies on that continent,including the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, &c.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert Rogers (Male, born 1731, died 1795)
Genre: Travel
A concise account of North America : containing a description of the several British colonies on that continent,including the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, &c.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1765. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 1


Book Work

Robert Rogers (Male, born 1731, died 1795)
Genre: Travel
Concise Account of North America

Record ID 90944

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.5 (1768-1781, Type: Professorial). Page: 20-21

Popple's Map of America

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Loan period: return on demand.


Borrowers

Principal William Robertson
Gender: Male.
Other: Principal of the University of Edinburgh. Life dates: 1721-1793.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Education > University Professor.

Francis Matthew
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Henry Popple (Male, died 1743)
Genre: Travel
Map of the British Empire in America [Popple].

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Popple (Male, died 1743)
Genre: Travel
A Map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish Settlements adjacent thereto.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1733. Format: map.
Number of borrowings: 1


Book Work

Henry Popple (Male, died 1743)
Genre: Travel
Map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish Settlements

Record ID 90935

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.5 (1768-1781, Type: Professorial). Page: 20-21

& his Journal 2 V.s

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Loan period: return on demand.


Borrowers

Principal William Robertson
Gender: Male.
Other: Principal of the University of Edinburgh. Life dates: 1721-1793.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Education > University Professor.

Francis Matthew
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Robert Rogers (Male, born 1731, died 1795)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Travel
Journals of Major Robert Rogers: containing an account of the several excursions he made under the Generals who commanded upon the continent of North America, during the late War.

Record ID 7608

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 6: Students Receipt Book (1765-1771, Type: Student). Page: 81r

Hutcheson's Compend

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/1/2 (Tuesday). Original Borrowed Date: 18 Dec 1769. Original Returned Date: 2 Jan 1770. Professor 1: Thomas Reid.


Borrower

James Sibbald
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Ethics, Physic. Original Full Name: James Sibbald.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Francis Hutcheson (Male, born 1694, died 1746)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
System of moral philosophy, in three books ... To which is prefixed, some account of the life, writings, and character of the author by the Reverend William Leechman, D.D.
Press: L. Shelf: 8. Number: 10. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Ea7-a.11-12. Original Author: Hutcheson, Francis, 1694-1746..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/1/2 (Tuesday).

Borrower: James Sibbald

Author: Francis Hutcheson (Male, born 1694, died 1746), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

System of Moral Philosophy [Francis Hutcheson]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 7607

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 6: Students Receipt Book (1765-1771, Type: Student). Page: 81r

Ovid: Opera

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/27 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 18 Dec 1769. Original Returned Date: 27 Dec 1769. Professor 1: William Wight.


Borrower

Robert Findlay
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Minister.
Class: Minister. Original Full Name: Robert Findlay.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Ovid (Male, born BCE43, died 17)
Genre: Poetry
Metamorphoseon libri XV. Cum variis lectionibus indiceque rerum et fabularum. With Abbé Banier's arguments and explanations of the history and the mythology of each fable in English / [Ovid].
Press: AE. Shelf: 4. Number: 8. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bk8-f.9  . Original Author: Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D..

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Ovid (Male, born BCE43, died 17)
Genre: Poetry
P. Ovidii Nasonis Metamorphoseōn libri XV. Cum variis lectionibus indiceque rerum & fabularum. With Abbé Banier’s arguments and explanations of the history of mythology of each fable in English.
Language: Latin | English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 13


Book Work

Ovid (Male, born BCE43, died 17)
Genre: Poetry
Metamorphoses

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/27 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Robert Findlay

Author: Ovid (Male, born BCE43, died 17), Genre: Poetry

Metamorphoses

Record ID 168522

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 90

Medicin Pamphlet

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/1/22 (Monday). Classmark: C65. 65. Original Returned Text: Medicin Pamphlet.


Borrower

Alexander Duncan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: b. c. 1747. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1377729636.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Richard Mead (Male, born 1673, died 1754)
Genre: Medicine
A short discourse concerning pestilential contagion, and the methods to be used to prevent it. By Richard Mead.
Classmark: C.5.65.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Richard Mead (Male, born 1673, died 1754)
Genre: Medicine
A short discourse concerning pestilential contagion, and the methods to be used to prevent it. By Richard Mead.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1720. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 2


Book Work

Richard Mead (Male, born 1673, died 1754)
Genre: Medicine
Short Discourse Concerning Pestilential Contagion

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/1/22 (Monday).

Borrower: Alexander Duncan

Author: Richard Mead (Male, born 1673, died 1754), Genre: Medicine

Short Discourse Concerning Pestilential Contagion

Record ID 169224

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 101

Henry's Comment: Vol 5th

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/2/12 (Monday). Classmark: M3 . 3. Original Returned Text: Henry Comment. V 5th.


Borrower

David Fair
Gender: Male.
Life dates: b. 1744. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/3403acc0159edd049df97deadcf43447.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Matthew Henry (Male, born 1662, died 1714)
Genre: Theology
An exposition of the Old and New Testaments / by Mr. Matthew Henry, late minister of the Gospel at Chester.
Classmark: M.3.3, R.2.11.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Matthew Henry (Male, born 1662, died 1714)
Genre: Theology
An exposition of the Old and New Testaments / by Mr. Matthew Henry, late minister of the Gospel at Chester.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1757-1760. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 78 times in 63 borrowing records


Book Work

Matthew Henry (Male, born 1662, died 1714)
Genre: Theology
Exposition of the Old and New Testaments

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/2/12 (Monday).

Borrower: David Fair

Author: Matthew Henry (Male, born 1662, died 1714), Genre: Theology

Exposition of the Old and New Testaments

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Record ID 170871

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 119

Grandison's hist 5 & 6 Vol

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/26 (Tuesday). Classmark: O 5 . 1. Original Returned Text: Grandison's hist 5 & 6 V..


Borrower

David Wilkie
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Fiction
History of Sir Charles Grandison. In a series of letters published from the originals, by the editor of Pamela and Clarissa. In six volumes. To the Last of which is added, An Historical and Characteristical Index. As also, A Brief History, authenticated by Original Letters, of the Treatment which the Editor has met with from certain Booksellers and Printers in Dublin. Including Observations on Mr. Faulkner’s Defence of Himself, published in his Irish News-Paper of Nov. 3. 1753.
Classmark: O.5.1, B.5.27.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5, Volume 6

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/26 (Tuesday).

Borrower: David Wilkie

Author: Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761), Genre: Fiction

History of Sir Charles Grandison

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5, Volume 6

Record ID 171528

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 124

Elliss's  Voyages

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/28 (Thursday). Classmark: D4. 7. Original Returned Text: Elliss's Voyages.


Borrower

Andrew Duncan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: c. 1755-1827. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1377770044.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Henry Ellis (Male, born 1721, died 1806)
Genre: Travel
A voyage to Hudson's-Bay, : by the Dobbs galley and California, in the years 1746 and 1747, for discovering a North West Passage; with an accurate survey of the coast, and a short natural history of the country : together with a fair view of the facts and arguments from which the future finding of such a passage is rendered probable / by Henry Ellis, Gent., agent for the proprietors in the said expedition ; to which is prefixed, an historical account of the attempts hitherto made for the finding a passage that way to the East-Indies ; illustrated with proper cuts, and a new and correct chart of Hudson's-Bay, with the countries adjacent.
Classmark: J.6.19, D.4.7, P.8.3.

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/28 (Thursday).

Borrower: Andrew Duncan

Author: Henry Ellis (Male, born 1721, died 1806), Genre: Travel

Voyage to Hudson’s-Bay, by the Dobbs Galley and California, in the Years 1746 and 1747

Record ID 171525

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 124

Hist. of Japan Vol 1 & 2 d

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/28 (Thursday). Classmark: O2. 15. Original Returned Text: Hist of Japa 1 & 2 V ..


Borrower

Andrew Duncan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: c. 1755-1827. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1377770044.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Englebert Kaempfer (Male, born 1651, died 1716)
Genre: History
The history of Japan: Giving an Account of The antient and present State and Government of that Empire; of Its Temples, Palaces, Castles, and other Buildings; of Its Metals, Minerals, Trees, Plants, Animals, Birds, and Fishes; of The Chronology and Succession of the Emporers, Ecclesiastical and Secular; of The Original Descent, Religions, Customs, and Manufactures of the Natives, and of their Trade and Commerce with the Dutch and Chinese. Together with a Description of the Kingdom of Siam. Written in High Dutch By Engelbertus Kaempfer, M. D. Physician to the Dutch Embassy to the Emporer's Court; And translated from his Original Manuscript, never before printed, By J. G. Scheuchzer, F. R. S. And a Member of the College of Physicians, London. With the Life of the author and an Introduction. To which is added, Part of a Journal of a Voyage to Japan, made by the English in the Year 1673. Illustrated with many copper plates.
Classmark: O.2.15.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/28 (Thursday).

Borrower: Andrew Duncan

Author: Englebert Kaempfer (Male, born 1651, died 1716), Genre: History

History of Japan

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 171555

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 125

Wise's Young mans companion

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/1/13 (Saturday). Classmark: P7. 1. Original Returned Text: Wise's Young mans Compa:.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Thomas Wise (Male)
Genre: Education, Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
The newest young man’s companion, containing, a compendious English grammar. Instructions to write variety of hands, with Copies both in Prose and Verse. Letters on compliment, business, and several other Occasions. Forms of indentures, bonds, wills, testaments, Letters of Attorney, Bills of Sale, Receipts, Releases, &c. Arthmetick in all its Branches, in an Easier Way than any yet published; With The art of mensuration. A short and easy Method of Book-Keeping, After the Italian Manner. Likewise a Compendium of Geography, Describing all the Empires, Kingdoms and Dominions, in the whole World. To which is added a Description of the several Counties of England and Scotland, their Produce, Market-Towns, and Market-Days. The art of painting in Oil, colouring Maps, &c. with Water Colours, and Directions for Gilding with Gold or Silver; The Art of Making Artificial Fireworks; Tables shewing Accompts ready cast up: and an English spelling dictionary. Th whole calculated to qualify persons for business, without a master, and illustrated with a map of the world. By Thomas Wise, Accomptant.
Classmark: P.7.1.

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/1/13 (Saturday).

Borrower: Robert Milligan

Author: Thomas Wise (Male), Genre: Education, Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge

Newest Young Man’s Companion

Record ID 173364

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 149

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1770/5/16 (Wednesday).

Borrower: H Macleod

Author: Cornelius Tacitus (Male, born c.56, died 120), Genre: History

Works of Tacitus

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 173871

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 156

Stilingfleets orig: Sacre:

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/21 (Thursday). Classmark: N3. 16. Original Returned Text: Stilingfleet's orig Sacre.


Borrower

John Buddo
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1748-1814. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369891580.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Edward Stillingfleet (Male, born 1635, died 1699)
Genre: Theology
Origines sacrae: or, a rational account of the grounds of natural and reveal'd religion. The eighth edition. To which is now added part of another book upon the same subject, Written A. D. MDCXCVII. Publish'd from the Author's Own Manuscript. By the Right Reverend Father in God, Edward Stillingfleet, D. D. Late Lord Bishop of Worcester.
Classmark: M.3.16.

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/21 (Thursday).

Borrower: John Buddo

Author: Edward Stillingfleet (Male, born 1635, died 1699), Genre: Theology

Origines Sacrae

Record ID 173868

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 156

Stackhouse hist ofye Bible V 1st

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/21 (Thursday). Classmark: P1. 16. Original Returned Text: Stackhouse hist of ye Bible V. 1st.


Borrower

John Buddo
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1748-1814. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369891580.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Thomas Stackhouse (Male, born c.1680, died 1752)
Genre: Theology
A new history of the Holy Bible, from the beginning of the world, to the establishment of Christianity. With Answers to most of the Controverted Questions, Dissertations upon the most remarkable Passages, and a Connection of Profane History all along. To which are added Notes, explaining difficult Texts, rectifying Mis-Translations, and reconciling seeming Contradictions. The whole illustrated with proper maps and sculptures. By the Reverend Thomas Stackhouse, A.M. Vicar of Beenham in Berkshire.
Classmark: K.2.4, K.1.4, P.1.16, P.2.31.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1769/12/18 (Monday). Returned: 1769/12/21 (Thursday).

Borrower: John Buddo

Author: Thomas Stackhouse (Male, born c.1680, died 1752), Genre: Theology

New History of the Holy Bible

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1