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Record ID 290218

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 135

Dos Histy of G. Britn vol. 1 & 2d

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday).


Borrower

George Duncan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1738-1807.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.


Book HoldingLibrary record

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
The history of Great Britain. [Hume]
Classmark: 1.4.15.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1 (James 1 Charles 1), Volume 2 (Charles II James II)

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
The history of Great Britain. Vol.I. Containing the reigns of James I. and Charles I. By David Hume, Esq;
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1754. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 282 times in 173 borrowing records


Book Work

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
History of England [David Hume]

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
The history of Great Britain. Vol.II. Containing the Commonwealth, and the reigns of Charles II. and James II. By David Hume, Esq;
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1757. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 83 times in 65 borrowing records


Book Work

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
History of England [David Hume]

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday).

Borrower: George Duncan

Author: David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776), Genre: History

History of England [David Hume]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1 (James 1 Charles 1), Volume 2 (Charles II James II)

Record ID 290221

Library: Dumfries Presbytery Library. Register: Issue Book (Type: Professorial). Page: 135

Record ID 125597

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1772-1776. (UYLY207-2) (1772-1776, Type: Student). Page: 242-243

Adventurer 2 . 3d Vol

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1775/12/22 (Friday). Classmark: L7. 29. Original Returned Text: Adventurer 2d 3d Vol.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Richard Bathurst (Male, died 1762), John Hawkesworth (Male, born c.1715, died 1773), Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13), Joseph Warton (Male, born 1722, died 1800)
Genre: Belles Lettres
The adventurer. ... . On vent’rous wing in quest of praise I go, And leave the gazing multitude below.
Classmark: L.7.29.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Richard Bathurst (Male, died 1762), John Hawkesworth (Male, born c.1715, died 1773), Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13), Joseph Warton (Male, born 1722, died 1800)
Genre: Belles Lettres
The adventurer. ... . On vent’rous wing in quest of praise I go, And leave the gazing multitude below.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1766. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 222 times in 105 borrowing records


Book Work

Richard Bathurst (Male, died 1762), John Hawkesworth (Male, born c.1715, died 1773), Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13), Joseph Warton (Male, born 1722, died 1800)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Adventurer ... . On Vent’rous Wing in Quest of Praise I Go, And Leave the Gazing Multitude Below

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1775/12/22 (Friday).

Borrower: James Wilkie

Author: Richard Bathurst (Male, died 1762), John Hawkesworth (Male, born c.1715, died 1773), Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13), Joseph Warton (Male, born 1722, died 1800), Genre: Belles Lettres

Adventurer ... . On Vent’rous Wing in Quest of Praise I Go, And Leave the Gazing Multitude Below

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 130544

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1772-1776. (UYLY207-2) (1772-1776, Type: Student). Page: 282-283

Plutarch's lives 1 . 2d Vol

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1776/1/12 (Friday). Classmark: P7. 2. Original Returned Text: Plut- lives 1 . 2d Vol.


Borrower

Patrick/Peter Greenhill
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch's lives. In six volumes.
Classmark: P.7.2, P.9.5.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch's lives. In six volumes.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1763. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 203 times in 107 borrowing records


Book Work

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Lives [Plutarch]

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1776/1/12 (Friday).

Borrower: Patrick/Peter Greenhill

Author: Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119), Genre: Lives

Lives [Plutarch]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 132078

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1772-1776. (UYLY207-2) (1772-1776, Type: Student). Page: 296-297

Seed's  Ser Vol 1st

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1775/12/28 (Thursday). Classmark: O6. 2. Original Returned Text: Seed 's Ser V .1st.


Borrower

Andrew Bell (2nd)
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Jeremiah Seed (Male, born 1700, died 1747)
Genre: Sermons
Discourses on several Important Subjects. To which are added, Eight Sermons preached at the Lady Moyer's Lecture, in the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, London. By Jeremiah Seed, M. A. Rector of Enham in Hampshire, and late Fellow of Queen's College, Oxford.
Classmark: O.6.2, R.8.19.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Jeremiah Seed (Male, born 1700, died 1747)
Genre: Sermons
Discourses on several Important Subjects. To which are added, Eight Sermons preached at the Lady Moyer's Lecture, in the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, London. By Jeremiah Seed, M. A. Rector of Enham in Hampshire, and late Fellow of Queen's College, Oxford.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1766. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 86 times in 73 borrowing records


Book Work

Jeremiah Seed (Male, born 1700, died 1747)
Genre: Sermons
Discourses on Several Important Subjects [Jeremiah Seed]

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1775/12/28 (Thursday).

Borrower: Andrew Bell (2nd)

Author: Jeremiah Seed (Male, born 1700, died 1747), Genre: Sermons

Discourses on Several Important Subjects [Jeremiah Seed]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 133485

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1772-1776. (UYLY207-2) (1772-1776, Type: Student). Page: 327-328

Arabian  Enter.  1. 2d Vol

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1776/1/5 (Friday). Classmark: E7. 11. Original Returned Text: Arabian Entr 1 . 2d V..


Borrower

John Grant
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1383275876.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Genre: Fiction
Arabian nights entertainments: consisting of one thousand and one stories, told by the Sultaness of the Indies ... Translated into French from the Arabian MSS. by M. Galland, ... and now done into English from the last Paris edition.
Classmark: E.7.11, B.7.13.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Fiction
Arabian nights entertainments: consisting of one thousand and one stories, told by the Sultaness of the Indies ... Translated into French from the Arabian MSS. by M. Galland, ... and now done into English from the last Paris edition.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1767. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 102 times in 47 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Fiction
Arabian Nights Entertainments

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1776/1/5 (Friday).

Borrower: John Grant

Genre: Fiction

Arabian Nights Entertainments

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 133893

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1772-1776. (UYLY207-2) (1772-1776, Type: Student). Page: 333-334

Don Quixote  1 . 2d Vol

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1776/1/6 (Saturday). Classmark: L7. 38. Original Returned Text: Don Quixote 1 . 2d V..


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Male, born 1547, died 1616)
Genre: Fiction
The life and exploits of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha. Translated from the Original Spanish of Miguel Cervantes de Saavedra. By Charles Jarvis, Esq; The Whole carefully revised and corrected, with a new Translation of the Poetical Parts by another Hand. ...
Classmark: L.7.38, L.9.63.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Male, born 1547, died 1616)
Genre: Fiction
The life and exploits of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha. Translated from the Original Spanish of Miguel Cervantes de Saavedra. By Charles Jarvis, Esq; The Whole carefully revised and corrected, with a new Translation of the Poetical Parts by another Hand. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1749. Format: 8vo.
Translators: Charles Jarvis
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 109 times in 53 borrowing records


Book Work

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Male, born 1547, died 1616)
Genre: Fiction
Don Quixote

Borrowed: 1775/12/20 (Wednesday). Returned: 1776/1/6 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Inches

Author: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Male, born 1547, died 1616), Genre: Fiction

Don Quixote

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2