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Record ID 39337

Library: Haddington Library. Register: MS16480 (1732-1790, Type: Town). Page: 111v

History of the Council of Trent - Empire of Germany

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: Decr. 17.. Original Borrower: Richd Robertson.


Borrower

Richard Robertson
Gender: Male.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Council of Trento (Unspecified)
Genre: History
Petri Suavis Polani Historiae Concilii Tridentini libri octo, ex Italicis ... Latini facti.
Modern Shelfmark: NLS Special Collections Gray.522.

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Confidence level: Certain

Council of Trento (Unspecified)
Genre: History
Petri Suavis Polani Historiæ Concilii Tridentini libri octo, ex Itlicis ... Latini facti [by Sir Adam Newton]
Language: Latin . Published: Gorinchem. Date of publication: 1658. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 2


Book Work

Council of Trento (Unspecified)
Genre: History
Historiae Concilii Tridentini

Record ID 39339

Library: Haddington Library. Register: MS16480 (1732-1790, Type: Town). Page: 111v

& Nature Displayed vol 1

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: Decr. 17.. Original Borrower: Richd. Robertson.


Borrower

Richard Robertson
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Noël Antoine Pluche (Male, born 1688, died 1761)
Genre: Education, Genre: Natural Philosophy
Spectacle de la nature: or, Nature display’d. Being discourses on such particulars of natural history, as were thought most proper to excite the curiosity, and form the minds of youth. Illustrated with copper plates. Translated from the original French by Mr. Humphreys.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

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Confidence level: Speculative

Noël Antoine Pluche (Male, born 1688, died 1761)
Genre: Education, Genre: Natural Philosophy
Spectacle de la nature: or, Nature display’d. Being discourses on such particulars of natural history, as were thought most proper to excite the curiosity, and form the minds of youth. Illustrated with copper plates. Translated from the original French by Mr. Humphreys.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1750. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 7 vols.
Translators: Humphreys, Mr
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 153 times in 91 borrowing records


Book Work

Noël Antoine Pluche (Male, born 1688, died 1761)
Genre: Education, Genre: Natural Philosophy
Spectacle de la Nature: or, Nature Display’d

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday).

Borrower: Richard Robertson

Author: Noël Antoine Pluche (Male, born 1688, died 1761), Genre: Education, Genre: Natural Philosophy

Spectacle de la Nature: or, Nature Display’d

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 39338

Library: Haddington Library. Register: MS16480 (1732-1790, Type: Town). Page: 111v

Burnets Histy vol 3d

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: Decr. 17.. Original Borrower: Richd. Robertson.


Borrower

Richard Robertson
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: History
Burnet's History (original title)
History of the reformation of the Church of England [Burnet] (standardised title)

Modern Shelfmark: NLS Special Collections Gray.1283-1285.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: History
The history of the reformation of the Church of England.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1679. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 90 times in 68 borrowing records


Book Work

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: History
History of the Reformation of the Church of England

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday).

Borrower: Richard Robertson

Author: Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715), Genre: History

History of the Reformation of the Church of England

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Record ID 142686

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 77

Bourk on the Sublime

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/6 (Wednesday). Classmark: G4 . 4. Original Returned Text: Bourk on y e Sublime.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Edmund Burke (Male, born 1729, died 1797)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
A philosophical enquiry into the origin of our ideas of the sublime and beautiful... With an introductory discourse concerning taste, and several other additions / [by Edmund Burke].
Classmark: G.4.4, R.7.19.

Record ID 142689

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 77

Wynne's hist.  Vol  1st

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/6 (Wednesday). Classmark: F4.20. Original Returned Text: Wynne's hist V 1 st.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Huddlestone Wynne (Male, born 1743, died 1788)
Genre: History
A general history of the British Empire in America: containing, an historical, political, and commercial view of the English settlements; including all the countries in North-America, and the West-Indies, ceded by the Peace of Paris. In two volumes. By Mr. Wynne.
Classmark: F.4.20, R.4.4.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

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Confidence level: Certain

John Huddlestone Wynne (Male, born 1743, died 1788)
Genre: History
A general history of the British Empire in America: containing, an historical, political, and commercial view of the English settlements; including all the countries in North-America, and the West-Indies, ceded by the Peace of Paris. In two volumes. By Mr. Wynne.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 47 times in 25 borrowing records


Book Work

John Huddlestone Wynne (Male, born 1743, died 1788)
Genre: History
General History of the British Empire in America

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/6 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Robert Marr

Author: John Huddlestone Wynne (Male, born 1743, died 1788), Genre: History

General History of the British Empire in America

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 147501

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 128

Fitzosburn's  letters

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/19 (Saturday). Classmark: B5.29. Original Returned Text: Fitzosburn's letters.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799)
Genre: Lives
Letters on several subjects. By the late Sir Thomas Fitzosborne [Pseud. i. e. W. Melmoth]...To which is added, (translated by the same hand) a dialogue upon oratory: attributed to Quinctilian [sic].
Classmark: L.6.3, B.5.29, B.6.12?.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

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Confidence level: Certain

William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799)
Genre: Lives
Letters on several subjects. By the late Sir Thomas Fitzosborne [Pseud. i. e. W. Melmoth]...To which is added, (translated by the same hand) a dialogue upon oratory: attributed to Quinctilian [sic].
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1749. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 84 times in 48 borrowing records


Book Work

William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799)
Genre: Lives
Letters of Sir Thomas Fitzosborne, on Several Subjects

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799)
Genre: Lives
The letters of Sir Thomas Fitzosborne, on several subjects.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1754. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 82 times in 46 borrowing records


Book Work

William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799)
Genre: Lives
Letters of Sir Thomas Fitzosborne, on Several Subjects

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: David Malcolm

Author: William Melmoth (Male, born c.1710, died 1799), Genre: Lives

Letters of Sir Thomas Fitzosborne, on Several Subjects

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 148410

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 158

   Ditto  9 . 10 th Vol

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/5 (Tuesday). Classmark: ------. Original Returned Text: Ditto 9 . 10th Vol.


Borrower

Thomas Millar
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Roman History from the Foundation of Rome to the Battle of Actium: that is, To the end of the Commonwealth. By Mr. Rollin, late Principal of the University of Paris, Professor of Eloquence in the Royal College, and Fellow of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French.
Classmark: J.5.2, K.4.8, B.4.11, B.3.26.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 9, Volume 10

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/5 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Thomas Millar

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

Roman History from the Foundation of Rome to the Battle of Actium [Charles Rollin]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 9, Volume 10

Record ID 149595

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 186

 Lewis  Edinr  Dispensatory

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Classmark: Q 9: 5. Original Returned Text: Lew.s Edinr Dispensatory.


Borrower

Thomas Melville
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (Unspecified, born 1681)
Genre: Medicine
The pharmacopoeia of the Royal College of Physicians at Edinburgh. Faithfully translated from the fourth edition. With useful notes on the materia medica, and practical observations on the preparations, both Simple and Compound. To which are added The Prescriptions, as well Extemporaneous as Officinal, in Use at the Royal Hospital. By W. Lewis, M. B. F. R. S.
Classmark: Q.5.9.

Record ID 149604

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 186

 Hamiltons Midwifery

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Original Returned Text: Hamiltons Midwifery.


Borrower

Thomas Melville
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Alexander Hamilton (Male, born 1739, died 1802)
Genre: Medicine
Elements of the Practice of Midwifery. By Alexander Hamilton Surgeon, and Teacher of Midwifery in Edinburgh.
Classmark: ?.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Alexander Hamilton (Male, born 1739, died 1802)
Genre: Medicine
Elements of the practice of midwifery.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1775. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 19


Book Work

Alexander Hamilton (Male, born 1739, died 1802)
Genre: Medicine
Elements of the Practice of Midwifery

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/17 (Thursday).

Borrower: Thomas Melville

Author: Alexander Hamilton (Male, born 1739, died 1802), Genre: Medicine

Elements of the Practice of Midwifery

Record ID 153120

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 223

Anecdotes of a Convent 1 - 2d V

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/14 (Thursday). Classmark: G3 . 32. Original Returned Text: Anecdotes of a Con. 1- 2dV.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Helen Williams (Female)
Genre: Fiction
Anecdotes of a convent. By the author of Memoirs of Mrs. Williams. In three volumes. ...
Classmark: G.3.32, L.8.17.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Helen Williams (Female)
Genre: Fiction
Anecdotes of a convent. By the author of Memoirs of Mrs. Williams. In three volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1771. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 93 times in 39 borrowing records


Book Work

Helen Williams (Female)
Genre: Fiction
Anecdotes of a Convent

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/14 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Henderson Jur

Author: Helen Williams (Female), Genre: Fiction

Anecdotes of a Convent

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 153117

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 223

Goldsmith's Na.  hist 1 - 2d Vol

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Classmark: J7 - 1. Original Returned Text: Gold . Na . hist . 1 .2d.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
An history of the earth and animated nature. [in eight volumes] / by Oliver Goldsmith.
Classmark: J.7.1, R.5.12.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
An history of the earth, and animated nature: by Oliver Goldsmith. In eight volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1774. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 8 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 705 times in 454 borrowing records


Book Work

Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
History of the Earth, and Animated Nature

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/17 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Henderson Jur

Author: Oliver Goldsmith (Male, born c.1730, died 1774), Genre: Natural Philosophy

History of the Earth, and Animated Nature

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 153789

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 231

Locke's Works Vol. 2 d.

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Classmark: Q. 2.8. Original Returned Text: Lock's Works Vol.2d.


Borrower

Patrick Murray
Gender: Male.
Life dates: d. 1837. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1401321828.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Locke (Male, born 1632, died 1704)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
The works of John Locke, Esq; In Three Volumes. The contents of which follow in the next Leaf. With Alphabetical Tables.
Classmark: J.1.8, Q.2.8, Q.2.5.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Locke (Male, born 1632, died 1704)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
The works of John Locke, Esq; In Three Volumes. The contents of which follow in the next Leaf. With Alphabetical Tables.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1740. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 108 times in 104 borrowing records


Book Work

John Locke (Male, born 1632, died 1704)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Works of John Locke

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1778/12/17 (Thursday).

Borrower: Patrick Murray

Author: John Locke (Male, born 1632, died 1704), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Works of John Locke

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 156669

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 265

Nettlton on Virtue

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/8 (Friday). Classmark: O5 .15. Original Returned Text: Netleton.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Thomas Nettleton (Male, born 1683, died 1742)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Some thoughts concerning virtue and happiness. [Nettleton]
Classmark: O.5.15, P.8.60.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Thomas Nettleton (Male, born 1683, died 1742)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Some thoughts concerning virtue and happiness.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1751. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 45


Book Work

Thomas Nettleton (Male, born 1683, died 1742)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Some Thoughts Voncerning Virtue and Happiness

Borrowed: 1778/12/17 (Thursday). Returned: 1779/1/8 (Friday).

Borrower: Robert Gillan

Author: Thomas Nettleton (Male, born 1683, died 1742), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Some Thoughts Voncerning Virtue and Happiness