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Record ID 288373

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

Burnets Exposition of the 39 Articles

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday).


Borrower

James Little
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: Theology
An exposition of the Thirty-nine articles of the Church of England. Written by Gilbert [Burnet] Bishop of Sarum.
Classmark: 1.4.7.

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Confidence level: Speculative

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: Theology
An exposition of the Thirty-nine articles of the Church of England. Written by Gilbert Bishop of Sarum.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1699. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: 32


Book Work

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: Theology
Exposition of the Thirty-Nine Articles of the Church of England

Record ID 96572

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 33

Bent: Terence 4:to

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: Guinea.


Borrower

John Baird
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Aesop (Male, born c.BCE620, died BCE564), Syrus Publilius (Male), Terence (Male)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Drama, Genre: Fiction
Publii Terentii Afri Comoediae : Phaedri Fabulae Aesopiae, Publii Syri et aliorum veterum sententiae.

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Confidence level: Certain

Aesop (Male, born c.BCE620, died BCE564), Syrus Publilius (Male), Terence (Male)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Drama, Genre: Fiction
Publii Terentii Afri Comoediae : Phaedri Fabulae Aesopiae, Publii Syri et aliorum veterum sententiae.
Language: Latin . Published: Cambridge. Date of publication: 1726. Format: 4to.
Editors: Bentley, Richard, 1662-1742
Number of borrowings: 2


Book Work

Aesop (Male, born c.BCE620, died BCE564), Syrus Publilius (Male), Terence (Male)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Drama, Genre: Fiction
Publii Terentii Afri Comoediae : Phaedri Fabulae Aesopiae, Publii Syri et aliorum Veterum Sententiae

Record ID 96581

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 33

Sallust Haverc:

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: see entry above.


Borrower

John Baird
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Sallust (Male, born BCE86, died BCE35)
Genre: History
C. Crispi Sallustii quae exstant.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Baird

Author: Sallust (Male, born BCE86, died BCE35), Genre: History

Works of Sallust

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 96593

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 33

Offices of a Physician

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: 0/3/0.


Borrower

Adam Murray
Gender: Male.
Historical Alumni Database: https://collections.ed.ac.uk/alumni/record/80125. Class: Medicine. Academic dates: 1773.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Gregory (Male, born 1724, died 1773)
Genre: Medicine, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Observations on the duties and offices of a physician, and on the method of prosecuting enquiries in philosophy [Gregory]
Possible modern shelfmark: Special Collections G.19.69.

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Confidence level: Certain

John Gregory (Male, born 1724, died 1773)
Genre: Medicine, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Observations on the duties and offices of a physician; and on the method of prosecuting enquiries in philosophy.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 47


Book Work

John Gregory (Male, born 1724, died 1773)
Genre: Medicine, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Observations on the Duties and Offices of a Physician

Record ID 96605

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 33

Hume's Essays 2 V:s

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: Guinea.


Borrower

John Boe
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Hume's Essays (original title)
Essays and treatises on several subjects (standardised title)

Possible modern shelfmark: Special Collections ; N*.27.31..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Essays and treatises on several subjects. In two volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1764. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 81 times in 59 borrowing records


Book Work

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: John Boe

Author: David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 96602

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 33

Lind on the Scurvy

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: 1/0/0. Funds deposited: A Dumfries Note No 8/1939.


Borrower

William Hamilton
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

James Lind (Male, born 1716, died 1794)
Genre: Medicine
Treatise of the scurvy [Lind]

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

James Lind (Male, born 1716, died 1794)
Genre: Medicine
A treatise on the scurvy.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1753. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 118


Book Work

James Lind (Male, born 1716, died 1794)
Genre: Medicine
Treatise on the Scurvy

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Hamilton

Author: James Lind (Male, born 1716, died 1794), Genre: Medicine

Treatise on the Scurvy

Record ID 96587

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 33

Wilson's Chemistry

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: 0/4/0.


Borrower

John Stewart
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

George Wilson (Male, born c.1631, died 1778)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
A compleat course of chymistry : containing not only the best chymical medicines, but also great variety of useful observations [Wilson].

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Confidence level: Certain

George Wilson (Male, born c.1631, died 1778)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
A compleat course of chymistry: containing not only the best chymical medicines, but also great variety of useful observations.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1721. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 4


Book Work

George Wilson (Male, born c.1631, died 1778)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
Compleat Course of Chemistry

Record ID 96584

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 33

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: Robert Colvil

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

Method of Teaching and Studying the Belles Lettres

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 96611

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 33

Blackstone's Comment: Vol. 3.d

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: Guinea.


Borrower

Alexander Thomson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Sir William Blackstone (Male, born 1723, died 1780)
Genre: Law
Blackstone's Commentaries.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir William Blackstone (Male, born 1723, died 1780)
Genre: Law
Commentaries on the laws of England.
Language: English . Published: Oxford. Date of publication: 1765-1769. Format: 4to. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 57 times in 33 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir William Blackstone (Male, born 1723, died 1780)
Genre: Law
Commentaries on the Laws of England

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: Alexander Thomson

Author: Sir William Blackstone (Male, born 1723, died 1780), Genre: Law

Commentaries on the Laws of England

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Record ID 96614

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 34

Moliere's plays Vol. 7.th

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight. Deposit: 0/3/0.


Borrower

Isaac Campbell
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Molière (Male, born 1622-1-15, died 1673-2-17)
Genre: Drama
Works of Molière : French and English. In ten volumes.
Possible modern shelfmark: Main Library - Special Collections ; E.B. .84242.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Molière (Male, born 1622-1-15, died 1673-2-17)
Genre: Drama
The works of Moliere, French and English.
Language: French | English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1755. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 32 times in 24 borrowing records


Book Work

Molière (Male, born 1622-1-15, died 1673-2-17)
Genre: Drama
Works of Molière

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: Isaac Campbell

Author: Molière (Male, born 1622-1-15, died 1673-2-17), Genre: Drama

Works of Molière

Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

Record ID 96623

Library: Edinburgh University Library. Register: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.9 (1771-1773, Type: Student). Page: 34

Strada de Bello Belgico 2 Voll

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Loan period: Fortnight.


Borrower

James Walker
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Famiano Strada (Male, born 1572, died 1649)
Genre: History
Famiani Stradæ Romani e Societate Jesu De bello Belgico decas prima [secunda].
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Famiano Strada (Male, born 1572, died 1649)
Genre: History
Famiani Stradæ ... de Bello Belgico Decas Prima ... Editio postrema, etc.
Language: Latin . Published: Amsterdam. Date of publication: 1648. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 2 times in 1 borrowing record


Book Work

Famiano Strada (Male, born 1572, died 1649)
Genre: History
De Bello Belgico

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Walker

Author: Famiano Strada (Male, born 1572, died 1649), Genre: History

De Bello Belgico

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 161280

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 24

Belfour's hist- of Scot.

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/3/30 (Saturday). Classmark: E4 . 26. Original Returned Text: Bellfour's hist. Scot ,.


Borrower

Christopher Seton
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Belfour (Male)
Genre: History
A New History of Scotland; from the Earliest Accounts, to the Present Time. By John Belfour.
Classmark: E.4.26.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Belfour (Male)
Genre: History
A New History of Scotland; from the Earliest Accounts, to the Present Time. By John Belfour.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: 14


Book Work

John Belfour (Male)
Genre: History
New History of Scotland

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/3/30 (Saturday).

Borrower: Christopher Seton

Author: John Belfour (Male), Genre: History

New History of Scotland

Record ID 161277

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 24

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/3/30 (Saturday).

Borrower: Christopher Seton

Author: William Buchan (Male, born 1729, died 1805), Genre: Medicine

Domestic Medicine [William Buchan]

Record ID 174762

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 166

Index to Lucianus

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/4/3 (Wednesday). Classmark: N4 . 40. Original Returned Text: Index to Lucianus.


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 Holding

Lucian of Samosata (Male, born c.125, died 185)
Genre: Reference Works
Index verborum ac phrasium Luciani, sive Lexicon Lucianeum, etc.
Classmark: N.4.40, O.5.19.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Lucian of Samosata (Male, born c.125, died 185)
Genre: Reference Works
Index verborum ac phrasium Luciani, sive Lexicon Lucianeum, etc.
Language: Latin . Published: Utrecht. Date of publication: 1746. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 6


Book Work

Lucian of Samosata (Male, born c.125, died 185)
Genre: Reference Works
Index of Lucian of Samosata

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/4/3 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Andrew Duncan

Author: Lucian of Samosata (Male, born c.125, died 185), Genre: Reference Works

Index of Lucian of Samosata

Record ID 175101

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 170

Smollet's  hist 11 & 12 Vol

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/3/27 (Wednesday). Classmark: --- --. Original Returned Text: Smollet's hist. 11 & 12 Vol.


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 Holding

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
A complete history of England from the descent of Julius Caesar, to the Treaty of Aix la Chapelle, 1748. Containing transactions of one thousand eight hundred and three years. By T. Smollett, M.D.
Classmark: E.3.7, A.6.2.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 11, Volume 12

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
A complete history of England from the descent of Julius Caesar, to the Treaty of Aix la Chapelle, 1748. Containing transactions of one thousand eight hundred and three years. By T. Smollett, M.D.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1763. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 127 times in 60 borrowing records


Book Work

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
Complete History of England [Tobias Smollett]

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/3/27 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Andrew Duncan

Author: Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771), Genre: History

Complete History of England [Tobias Smollett]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 11, Volume 12

Record ID 176091

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 185

Preceptor  Vol 2d

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/4/6 (Saturday). Classmark: D3 - 7. Original Returned Text: Preceptor Vol 2d.


Borrower

William Ritchie
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Robert Dodsley (Male, born 1704, died 1764)
Genre: Education
The preceptor: containing a general course of education. Wherein the first principles of polite learning are laid down in a way most suitable for trying the genius, and advancing the instruction of youth. In twelve parts. Viz. I. On reading, speaking, and writing letters. II. On geometry. III. On geography and astronomy. IV. On chronology and history. V. On rhetoric and poetry. VI. On drawing. VII. On logic. VIII. On natural history. IX. On ethics, or morality. X. On trade and commerce. XI. On laws and government. XII. On human life and manners. Illustrated with maps and useful cuts.
Classmark: J.6.5, D.3.7.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/4/6 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Ritchie

Author: Robert Dodsley (Male, born 1704, died 1764), Genre: Education

Preceptor: Containing A General Course of Education

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 177900

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 213

Foundling 1 & 2 Vol

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/3/30 (Saturday). Classmark: B8. 16. Original Returned Text: Fund. 1 & 2 V..


Borrower

James Mair
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Henry Fielding (Male, born 1707, died 1754)
Genre: Fiction
The history of Tom Jones, a foundling. In six volumes. By Henry Fielding, Esq;
Classmark: K.8.13, B.8.17, B.7.12.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Henry Fielding (Male, born 1707, died 1754)
Genre: Fiction
The history of Tom Jones, a foundling. In six volumes. By Henry Fielding, Esq;
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1749. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 235 times in 106 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Fielding (Male, born 1707, died 1754)
Genre: Fiction
History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/3/30 (Saturday).

Borrower: James Mair

Author: Henry Fielding (Male, born 1707, died 1754), Genre: Fiction

History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 178668

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 226

Mollier's  plays  F. & Eng 1 & 2 V.

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/5/7 (Tuesday). Classmark: O7. 2. Original Returned Text: Mollier's plays F & E .1 & 2 V..


Borrowers

Lawrence Gillespie
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.

William Gillespie
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Molière (Male, born 1622-1-15, died 1673-2-17)
Genre: Drama
Select comedies / of Mr. de Molière. French and English. In eight volumes. With a frontispiece to each comedy. To which is prefix'd a curious print of the author, with his life in French and English.
Classmark: E.7.23, O.7.2, R.9.18.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Molière (Male, born 1622-1-15, died 1673-2-17)
Genre: Drama
Select comedies of Mr. de Molière. French and English. In eight volumes. With a frontispiece to each comedy. To which is prefix'd a curious print of the author, with his life in French and English.
Language: French | English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1732. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 8 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 264 times in 138 borrowing records


Book Work

Molière (Male, born 1622-1-15, died 1673-2-17)
Genre: Drama
Select Comedies of Molière

Borrowed: 1771/3/23 (Saturday). Returned: 1771/5/7 (Tuesday).

Borrowers: Lawrence Gillespie , William Gillespie

Author: Molière (Male, born 1622-1-15, died 1673-2-17), Genre: Drama

Select Comedies of Molière

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2