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Record ID 219656

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137141 (Type: Student). Page: 49

Robertson's Hist of Charles 5th v. 4

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Ewing
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
Robertson's Charles 5th
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

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: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: Alexander Ewing

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

History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 220352

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137141 (Type: Student). Page: 70

Rollin's Roman History v. 4

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

John Forbes
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Rollin's Roman History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 220883

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137141 (Type: Student). Page: 83

Plutarch's Lives v. 6

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Wilson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch's Lives
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch’s lives, translated from the original Greek, with notes critical and historical, and a new life of Plutarch.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1774. Format: 8vo.
Editors: Langhorne, John; Langhorne, William
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 333 times in 303 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Wilson

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

Lives [Plutarch]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Record ID 221069

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137141 (Type: Student). Page: 87

Universal Hist. v. 18

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

James Hay
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: History
Universal History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 18

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Genre: History
An Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time. Compiled from Original Authors; and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Notes, &c. With a general Index to the Whole.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747-1754. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1453 times in 850 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: History
Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time to the Present

Record ID 221219

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137141 (Type: Student). Page: 91

Universal Hist v. 12

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Nisbet
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: History
Universal History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 12

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Genre: History
An Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time. Compiled from Original Authors; and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Notes, &c. With a general Index to the Whole.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747-1754. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1453 times in 850 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: History
Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time to the Present

Record ID 145785

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 84

Popes Essay on Man &C

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/1/23 (Thursday). Classmark: P3 . 40. Original Returned Text: popes Essay on Man &C.


Borrower

George Bennett
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1751-1835. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1366619316.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Alexander Pope (Male, born 1688-5-21, died 1744-5-30)
Genre: Poetry
The essay on man, Eloisa to Abelard, Verses to the memory of an unfortunate lady, Messiah a sacred eclogue, and a few other copies of Mr. Pope’s, on the most generally interesting subjects, being translated into Latin verse, with a second edition of the Essay on criticism corrected, amounting, in the whole, to near 3000 lines, the following proposals and specimen are submitted, with the greatest deference, to his literary admirers.
Classmark: P.3.40.

Record ID 150015

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 192

Man  of the World 1 . 2d Vol

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/1/22 (Wednesday). Classmark: J9. 25. Original Returned Text: Man of ye World 1 . 2d 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

Henry Mackenzie (Male, born 1745, died 1831)
Genre: Fiction
The man of the world. In two parts. ...
Classmark: H.8.9, J.9.25, R.8.6, BB.7.8?.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Mackenzie (Male, born 1745, died 1831)
Genre: Fiction
The man of the world. In two parts. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1773. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 83 times in 44 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Mackenzie (Male, born 1745, died 1831)
Genre: Fiction
Man of the World

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/1/22 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Andrew Duncan

Author: Henry Mackenzie (Male, born 1745, died 1831), Genre: Fiction

Man of the World

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 150012

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 192

Colection of Voyages Vol 8th

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/1/22 (Wednesday). Classmark: O2 . 13. Original Returned Text: Col. of Voyages Vol 8th.


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

Genre: Travel
A collection of voyages and travels : some now first printed from original manuscripts, others now first published in English : in six volumes : with a general preface, giving an account of the progress of navigation, from its first beginning : illustrated with a great number of useful maps and cuts, curiously engraven.
Classmark: O.2.13, O.2.10.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 8

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Travel
A Collection of voyages and travels, consisting of authentic writers in our own tongue, which have not before been collected in English, or have only been abridged in other collections. And continued with others of note, that have published histories, voyages, travels, journals or discoveries in other nations and languages. Relating to any part of the continent of Asia, Africa, America, Europe, or the islands thereof, from the earliest account to the present time. Digested according to the parts of the world, to which they particularly relate: with historical introductions to each account, where thought necessary, containing either the lives of their authors, or what else could be discovered and was supposed capable of entertaining and informing the curious reader. And with great variety of cuts, prospects, ruins, maps, and charts. Compiled from the curious and valuable library of the late Earl of Oxford. Interspersed and illustrated with notes. Containing, either a general account of the discovery of those countries, or an abstract of their histories, government, trade, religion, &c. Collected from original papers, letters, charters, letters patents, acts of Parliament, &c. Not to be met with, and proper to explain many obscure passages in other collections of this kind.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 263 times in 244 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Travel
Collection of Voyages and Travels

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/1/22 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Andrew Duncan

Genre: Travel

Collection of Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 8

Record ID 150813

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 201

Clark's Works Vol 1st

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Classmark: N1. 11. Original Returned Text: Clarks Vol 1t.


Borrower

John West
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1756-1817. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1418216692.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Samuel Clarke (Male, born 1675-10-11, died 1729-5-17), Benjamin Hoadly (Male, born 1676, died 1761)
Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology
Sermons on several subjects. By Samuel Clarke, D.D. Late rector of St James's westminster. Published from the author's manuscript by John Clarke D.D. Dean of Sarum
Classmark: N.1.11, N.2.8.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Samuel Clarke (Male, born 1675-10-11, died 1729-5-17), Benjamin Hoadly (Male, born 1676, died 1761)
Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology
The works of Samuel Clarke, D.D. 
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1738. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 39 times in 33 borrowing records


Book Work

Samuel Clarke (Male, born 1675-10-11, died 1729-5-17), Benjamin Hoadly (Male, born 1676, died 1761)
Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology
Works of Samuel Clarke

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: John West

Author: Samuel Clarke (Male, born 1675-10-11, died 1729-5-17), Benjamin Hoadly (Male, born 1676, died 1761), Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology

Works of Samuel Clarke

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 150819

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 201

Norris  on ye Soul

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/2/4 (Tuesday). Classmark: P.4.5. Original Returned Text: Noris's on ye Soul.


Borrower

John West
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1756-1817. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1418216692.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Norris (Male, born 1657, died 1711)
Genre: Theology
A Philosophical Discourse concerning the Natural Immortality of the Soul. Wherein the great question of the soul's immortality is endeavour'd to be rightly stated, and fully clear'd. Occasion'd by Mr. Dodwell's late Epistolary Discourse. In two parts. By John Norris, M. A. Rector of Bemerton.
Classmark: K.7.42, P.6.4.

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/2/4 (Tuesday).

Borrower: John West

Author: John Norris (Male, born 1657, died 1711), Genre: Theology

Philosophical Discourse Concerning the Natural Immortality of the Soul

Record ID 150810

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 201

Mollerus in psalmos

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Classmark: O4. 18. Original Returned Text: Mollerus in psalms.


Borrower

John West
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1756-1817. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1418216692.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Heinrich Möller (Male, born 1530, died 1589)
Genre: Theology
Enarrationis Psalmorum Davidis ex prælectionibvs D. Henrici Molleri Hambvrgensis, in Academia Witebergensi exceptæ, novissima editio, prioribvs emendatior. Cui nunc primùm acesserunt partes Psalmorvm ...
Classmark: C.3.12, O.4.18.

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: John West

Author: Heinrich Möller (Male, born 1530, died 1589), Genre: Theology

Enarrationis Psalmorum Davidis

Record ID 150816

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 201

Gibs Sh.  Hand

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Classmark: Q .4.26. Original Returned Text: Gib's Sh . hand.


Borrower

John West
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1756-1817. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1418216692.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Philip Gibbs (Male)
Genre: Education
An essay towards a farther improvement of short-hand, by Philip Gibbs.
Classmark: J.4.3, Q.4.26, S.5.23.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Philip Gibbs (Male)
Genre: Education
An essay towards a farther improvement of short-hand, by Philip Gibbs.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1736?. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 18


Book Work

Philip Gibbs (Male)
Genre: Education
Essay Towards a Farther Improvement of Short-Hand

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: John West

Author: Philip Gibbs (Male), Genre: Education

Essay Towards a Farther Improvement of Short-Hand

Record ID 151356

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 204

Sutton's  Sermons

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1777/3/28 (Friday). Classmark: N5 .17. Original Returned Text: Suttons Sermons.


Borrower

Thomas Fairful
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

William Sutton (Male)
Genre: Sermons
Sixteen sermons on the following subjects. I. A call to repentance. II. A warning to young people. III. Of faith without works. IV. How Christians live by faith. V. How we are saved by grace. VI. The condemnation of men is their love of darkness. Vii. Christians must forsake all that they have. Viii. Esau, or the cunning-hunters. IX. Of the sin of covetousness. X. The christian’s pattern; or, the necessity of meekness and humility. XI. Of the care of the soul. XII. The benefit of an early exercise. XIII. Of eating and drinking the slesh and blood of Christ. XIV. The practical knowledge of God. XV. The practical consideration of God’s Providence. XVI. The character of those who are scotters at religion; their folly and danger. With a preface concerning The whole duty of man. By William Sutton, M. A. Rector of St. Michael Carhaies, in Cornwall.
Classmark: N.5.17, M.8.23.

Record ID 153033

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 222

Hartely's  obser. on Man 1 - 2dV-

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Classmark: J5 . 9. Original Returned Text: Hartelys obser. 1 - 2dVol.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

David Hartley (Male, born 1705, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Observations on man, his frame, his duty, and his expectations. In two parts. By David Hartley, M.A.
Classmark: J.5.9, A.7.28.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

David Hartley (Male, born 1705, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Observations on man, his frame, his duty, and his expectations. In two parts. By David Hartley, M.A.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1749. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 79 times in 50 borrowing records


Book Work

David Hartley (Male, born 1705, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Observations on Man [David Hartley]

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Henderson Jur

Author: David Hartley (Male, born 1705, died 1757), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Observations on Man [David Hartley]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 153036

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 222

Cicero De Naturo Deorum

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Classmark: C5 - 7. Original Returned Text: Cicero De Naturo Deorum.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Theology
M. Tullii Ciceronis de Natura Deorum Libri Tres. Cum notis integris Paulli Manucii, Petri Victorii, Joachimi Camerarii, Dionys. Lambini, et Fulkv. Ursini. Recensuit, suisque Animadversionibus Illustravit ac Emaculavit Joannes Davisius, L. L. D. Coll. Regin. Cantab. Magister, & Canonicus Eliensis. Accedunt Emendationes C. Joannis Walkeri, A. M. Coll. Trin Socii.
Classmark: E.6.52, C.5.7, B.6.33.

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Henderson Jur

Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7), Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Theology

De Natura Deorum

Record ID 154455

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 242

Riccalton's Works Vol 1st

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Classmark: G3 . 11. Original Returned Text: Riccalton Vol 1 st.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Robert Riccaltoun (Male, born 1691, died 1769)
Genre: Theology
The works of the late Reverend Mr Robert Riccaltoun, minister of the Gospel at Hobkirk : in three volumes : never before printed.
Classmark: G.3.11.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert Riccaltoun (Male, born 1691, died 1769)
Genre: Theology
The works of the late Reverend Mr Robert Riccaltoun, minister of the Gospel at Hobkirk : in three volumes : never before printed.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1771-1772. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 11


Book Work

Robert Riccaltoun (Male, born 1691, died 1769)
Genre: Theology
Works of Robert Riccaltoun

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: David Ritchie

Author: Robert Riccaltoun (Male, born 1691, died 1769), Genre: Theology

Works of Robert Riccaltoun

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 154452

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 242

Melmoth's Ciceros letters V1st

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Classmark: Q4. 9. Original Returned Text: Melmoth's Vol 1st.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7), William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Lives
The letters of Marcus Tullius Cicero to Several of his friends: with remarks by William Melmoth, Esq; in three volumes.
Classmark: Q.4.9, P.5.8.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7), William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Lives
The letters of Marcus Tullius Cicero to several of his friends: with remarks by William Melmoth, Esq.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1753. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 62 times in 37 borrowing records


Book Work

Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7), William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Lives
Letters of Marcus Tullius Cicero to Several of his Friends: with Remarks by William Melmoth

Borrowed: 1776/12/28 (Saturday). Returned: 1776/12/28 (Saturday).

Borrower: David Ritchie

Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero (Male, born BCE106-1-3, died BCE43-12-7), William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799), Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Lives

Letters of Marcus Tullius Cicero to Several of his Friends: with Remarks by William Melmoth

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1