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Record ID 210674

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/4 (1770-1773, Type: Other). Page: 99

The same from 1560 to 1617 MS. in fol.

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/9/21 (Saturday). Fine pledged in case of late return: see entry above.


Borrowers

Sir David Dalrymple Lord Hailes
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1748. Life dates: 1726-1792.
Occupation (normalised): Arts and Letters > Curator. Law > Advocate. Law > Lord of Session/Senator of the College of Justice.

Alexander Mason
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate’s Clerk.


Book Holding

Genre: Law, Genre: Theology
General Assembly Acts MS 1560 to 1617 MS, folio

Record ID 210671

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/4 (1770-1773, Type: Other). Page: 99

Acts of the General Assembly from the Reformation to 1606 MS in fol.

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/9/21 (Saturday). Fine pledged in case of late return: five pound sterl..


Borrowers

Sir David Dalrymple Lord Hailes
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1748. Life dates: 1726-1792.
Occupation (normalised): Arts and Letters > Curator. Law > Advocate. Law > Lord of Session/Senator of the College of Justice.

Alexander Mason
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate’s Clerk.


Book Holding

Genre: Law, Genre: Theology
General Assembly Acts MS Reformation to 1606, folio

Record ID 289591

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 125

History of ancient Greece

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1772/7/17 (Friday).


Borrower

James Finnan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: d. 1796.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.


Book Holding

History of Greece

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1772/7/17 (Friday).

Borrower: James Finnan

History of Greece

Record ID 289588

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 125

Robison's History of Charles the fifth V,2d

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1772/7/17 (Friday).


Borrower

James Finnan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: d. 1796.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
The history of the reign of the Emperor Charles V : with a view of the progress of society in Europe : from the subversion of the Roman Empire, to the beginning of the sixteenth century : in three volumes / by William Robertson, D.D., principal of the University of Edinburgh, and historiographer to His Majesty for Scotland.
Classmark: 11.2.7-8.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
The history of the reign of the Emperor Charles V. With a view of the progress of society in Europe, from the subversion of the Roman Empire, to the beginning of the sixteenth century.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1769. Format: 4to. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 603 times in 452 borrowing records


Book Work

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1772/7/17 (Friday).

Borrower: James Finnan

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

History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 290812

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 147

Francis Bacon'sWorks Vol. 3d

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/10/1 (Tuesday).


Borrowers

George Chapman
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Master/Dominie.

George Booth
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.


Book Holding

Francis Bacon (Male, born 1561, died 1626)
Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
The works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, Lord High Chancellor of England. In four volumes. With several additional pieces, never before printed in any edition of his works. To which is prefixed, a new life of the author, by Mr. Mallet.
Classmark: 12.2.2-3-4-5.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Francis Bacon (Male, born 1561, died 1626)
Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
The works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, Lord High Chancellor of England. In four volumes. With several Additional Pieces, Never before printed in any Edition of his Works. To which is prefixed, a new life of the author, By Mr. Mallet.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1740. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 79 times in 75 borrowing records


Book Work

Francis Bacon (Male, born 1561, died 1626)
Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Works of Francis Bacon

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/10/1 (Tuesday).

Borrowers: George Chapman , George Booth

Author: Francis Bacon (Male, born 1561, died 1626), Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Works of Francis Bacon

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Record ID 54186

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 92r

Purchas his Pilgrims 3 Volms

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/10/22 (Tuesday). Original Borrowed Date: 21 Aug. Original Returned Date: 22 Oct.


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

Samuel Purchas (Male, born c.1577, died 1626)
Genre: Travel
Purchas his pilgrimes. In five bookes.
Press: BV. Shelf: 1. Number: 8 & 9. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bn2-d.7-10. Original Author: Purchas, Samuel, 1577?-1626..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Samuel Purchas (Male, born c.1577, died 1626)
Genre: Travel
Purchas his pilgrimes. In five bookes ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1625. Format: folio. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 17 times in 7 borrowing records


Book Work

Samuel Purchas (Male, born c.1577, died 1626)
Genre: Travel
Purchas his Pilgrimage

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/10/22 (Tuesday).

Borrower: George Muirhead

Author: Samuel Purchas (Male, born c.1577, died 1626), Genre: Travel

Purchas his Pilgrimage

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 54187

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 92r

History of China

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/9/25 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 21 Aug. Original Returned Date: 25 Sep.


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

Jean-Baptiste Du Halde (Male, born 1674, died 1743)
Genre: History, Genre: Travel
General history of China.
Press: BT. Shelf: 4. Number: 4. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bl8-h.2-5. Original Author: Du Halde, J.-B. (Jean-Baptiste), 1674-1743..

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: George Muirhead

Author: Jean-Baptiste Du Halde (Male, born 1674, died 1743), Genre: History, Genre: Travel

General History of China

Record ID 54185

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 92r

A State of Religion &c

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/10/20 (Sunday). Original Borrowed Date: 21 Aug. Original Returned Date: 20 Oct.


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

Urbano Cerri (Male)
Genre: Theology
Account of the state of the Roman-Catholick religion throughout the world.
Press: AR. Shelf: 9. Number: 17. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bl5-h.12. Original Author: Cerri, Urbano..

Record ID 54184

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 92r

A Voyage to the E Indies

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/9/25 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 21 Aug. Original Returned Date: 25 Sep.


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

Gabriel Dellon (Male, born 1649)
Genre: Travel
Voyage to the East-Indies.
Press: AR. Shelf: 9. Number: 5. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bl2-i.19  . Original Author: Dellon, Gabriel, 1649-.

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: George Muirhead

Author: Gabriel Dellon (Male, born 1649), Genre: Travel

Voyage to the East-Indies [Gabriel Dellon]

Record ID 172623

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 138

Boswell's Corsica

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/8/28 (Wednesday). Classmark: - -. Original Returned Text: Boswell's Corsica.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Travel
An account of Corsica, the journal of a tour to that island; and memoirs of Pascal Paoli / by James Boswell, Esq; illustrated with a new and accurate map of Corsica.
Classmark: P.5.9.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Travel
An account of Corsica, the journal of a tour to that island; and memoirs of Pascal Paoli.
Language: English . Published: Glasgow. Date of publication: 1768. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 85 times in 83 borrowing records


Book Work

James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Travel
Account of Corsica, the Journal of a Tour to that Island; and Memoirs of Pascal Paoli

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/8/28 (Wednesday).

Borrower: James Ferguson

Author: James Boswell (Male, born 1740, died 1795), Genre: Lives, Genre: Travel

Account of Corsica, the Journal of a Tour to that Island; and Memoirs of Pascal Paoli

Record ID 172626

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1768-1772. (UYLY207-1) (1768-1772, Type: Student). Page: 138

Jam. & Jenny Jessamy 1 .2&3Vol

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/8/28 (Wednesday). Classmark: -- -. Original Returned Text: Jam .& Jen. Jess 1. 2 3 Vol wit mrCook.


Borrowers

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

Mr Cook
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.


Book Holding

Eliza Fowler Haywood (Female, born c.1693, died 1756)
Genre: Fiction
The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy. In three volumes. ... . By the author of The history of Betsy Thoughtless.
Classmark: M.6.21, R.8.3.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Eliza Fowler Haywood (Female, born c.1693, died 1756)
Genre: Fiction
The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy. In three volumes. ... . By the author of The history of Betsy Thoughtless.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1753. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 98 times in 40 borrowing records


Book Work

Eliza Fowler Haywood (Female, born c.1693, died 1756)
Genre: Fiction
History of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy

Borrowed: 1771/8/21 (Wednesday). Returned: 1771/8/28 (Wednesday).

Borrowers: James Ferguson , Mr Cook

Author: Eliza Fowler Haywood (Female, born c.1693, died 1756), Genre: Fiction

History of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3