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Record ID 52187

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 42r

Recherches sur les Modif. De L'Atmosphere 2 To.

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/8/5 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 8 Apr 1778. Original Returned Date: 5 Aug 1778.


Borrower

Professor John Young
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Professor.
Original Full Name: Jo: Young. Life dates: 1747-1820.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Professor.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Jean André de Luc (Male, born 1727, died 1817)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Recherches sur les modifications de l'atmosphère.
Press: A. Shelf: 10. Number: 3, 4. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bn9-g.9,10. Original Author: Luc, J. A. de (Jean André), 1727-1817..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/8/5 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Professor John Young

Author: Jean André de Luc (Male, born 1727, died 1817), Genre: Natural Philosophy

Recherches sur les Modifications de l'Atmosphère. Contenant l'Histoire Critique du Baromètre et du Thermomètre

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 54434

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 98r

Piticsi Lexicon 2 Tom. Fol.

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/6/11 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: 8 Apr 1778. Original Returned Date: 11 Jun 1778.


Borrower

William Richardson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Professor.
Original Full Name: M.r Richardson. Life dates: 1743-1814. Academic dates: 1757-1763; MA 1763.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Professor.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Samuel Pitiscus (Male, born 1636, died 1727)
Genre: History
Lexicon antiquitatum Romanarum.
Press: U. Shelf: 4. Number: 4:5. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bh4-b.1-2. Original Author: Pitiscus, Samuel, 1636-1727..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Samuel Pitiscus (Male, born 1636, died 1727)
Genre: History
Lexicon Antiquitatum Romanarum, in quo Ritus et Antiquitates cum Græcis ac Romanis communes, tum Romanis peculiares ... exponuntur.
Language: Latin . Published: Leeuwarden. Date of publication: 1713. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 30 times in 15 borrowing records


Book Work

Samuel Pitiscus (Male, born 1636, died 1727)
Genre: History
Lexicon Antiquitatum Romanarum

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/6/11 (Thursday).

Borrower: William Richardson

Author: Samuel Pitiscus (Male, born 1636, died 1727), Genre: History

Lexicon Antiquitatum Romanarum

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 54874

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 109r

Mayeri Tab. Astronomica

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/6/12 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 8 Apr 1778. Original Returned Date: 12 Jun 1778.


Borrower

Dr Thomas Hamilton
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Regius Professor of Anatomy and Botany 1757-1781; Clerk of the University 1770.
Original Full Name: Dr Hamilton. Life dates: 1728-1782.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Professor.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Tobias Mayer (Male, born 1723, died 1762)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Tabulae motuum solis et lunae novae et correctae.
Press: AK. Shelf: 5. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bl8-e.5  . Original Author: Mayer, Tobias, 1723-1762..

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Tobias Mayer (Male, born 1723, died 1762)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Tabulæ motuum solis et lunæ novæ et correctæ.
Language: Latin . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 5


Book Work

Tobias Mayer (Male, born 1723, died 1762)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Tabulae Motuum Solis et Lunae Novae et Correctae

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/6/12 (Friday).

Borrower: Dr Thomas Hamilton

Author: Tobias Mayer (Male, born 1723, died 1762), Genre: Natural Philosophy

Tabulae Motuum Solis et Lunae Novae et Correctae

Record ID 182844

Library: Innerpeffray Library. Register: Volume 1 (1747-1833, Type: Town). Page: 25r

South's Sermons 2 Vol:

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Conditions: 6 weeks.


Borrower

James Brouster
Gender: Male. Address: Hilhead, Machany.
Occupation (original): Caper.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Cooper.


Book Holding

Robert South (Male, born 1634, died 1716)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons preached upon several occasions.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert South (Male, born 1634, died 1716)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons preached upon several occasions.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1737. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 111 times in 81 borrowing records


Book Work

Robert South (Male, born 1634, died 1716)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons Preached upon Several Occasions [Robert South]

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday).

Borrower: James Brouster

Author: Robert South (Male, born 1634, died 1716), Genre: Sermons

Sermons Preached upon Several Occasions [Robert South]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 182841

Library: Innerpeffray Library. Register: Volume 1 (1747-1833, Type: Town). Page: 25r

Prideaux's connection 1 & 2th Vol.s

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Conditions: 6 weeks.


Borrower

James Drysdale
Gender: Male. Address: Gask.


Book Holding

Humphrey Prideaux (Male, born 1648, died 1724)
Genre: History, Genre: Theology
The Old and New Testament connected in the history of the Jews and neighbouring nations
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Humphrey Prideaux (Male, born 1648, died 1724)
Genre: History, Genre: Theology
The Old and New Testament connected in the history of the Jews and neighbouring nations, from the declension of the kingdoms of Israel and Judah to the time of Christ. By Humphrey Prideaux, D.D. Dean of Norwich. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1716-1718. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 177 times in 105 borrowing records


Book Work

Humphrey Prideaux (Male, born 1648, died 1724)
Genre: History, Genre: Theology
Old and New Testament Connected in the History of the Jews and Neighbouring Nations

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday).

Borrower: James Drysdale

Author: Humphrey Prideaux (Male, born 1648, died 1724), Genre: History, Genre: Theology

Old and New Testament Connected in the History of the Jews and Neighbouring Nations

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 143007

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 81

Gibson's  Surveying

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/4/17 (Friday). Classmark: P5 .13. Original Returned Text: Gibson's Surveying.


Borrower

John Mitchell
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1399651532.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Robert Gibson (Male, died c.1761)
Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge
A treatise of practical surveying; which is demonstrated from its first principles. Wherein every thing that is useful and curious in that art is fully considered and explained. Particularly four new and very concise methods to determine the areas of right-lined figures arithmetically, or by calculation, as well as the geometrical ones heretofore treated of; with two other new geometrical methods much more accurate and ready than any of the former, never before made public. Also the method of tracing defaced mearings from the down (or any other) survey. Very useful to persons who have any property in land, to lawyers in controverted surveys, and to practical surveyors. The whole illustrated with copper-plates. By Robert Gibson, teacher of the mathematics.
Classmark: P.5.13.

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/4/17 (Friday).

Borrower: John Mitchell

Author: Robert Gibson (Male, died c.1761), Genre: Practical Arts/Useful Knowledge

Treatise of Practical Surveying

Record ID 143004

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 81

Cockings  Airthmetic

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Classmark: P5 . 5. Original Returned Text: Cocking's Airthmetic.


Borrower

John Mitchell
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1399651532.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Cockin (Male, born 1736, died 1801)
Genre: Mathematics
A rational and practical treatise of arithmetic (in two parts.) Containing All that is necessary to be known in this art, in order to qualify a young person for trade, or an intended course of the mathematics. The whole Attempted in an easy, methodical, and consistent manner, and equally adapted to assist persons engaged in teaching, and the instruction of those, who have not the advantage of a master. To which is added, in the manner of Notes, The reason and demonstration of every rule and operation, as they occur, on principles either purely arithmetical, or such as will easily be comprehended by a beginner. By W. Cockin, Writing-Master and Accomptant, at the Free-School in Lancaster.
Classmark: P.5.5.

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday).

Borrower: John Mitchell

Author: William Cockin (Male, born 1736, died 1801), Genre: Mathematics

Rational and Practical Treatise of Arithmetic

Record ID 145902

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 88

Fitzosburn's  Letters

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/4/17 (Friday). Classmark: B5 29. Original Returned Text: Fitzosburs Letters.


Borrower

James Lyon
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

Book Edition

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: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/4/17 (Friday).

Borrower: James Lyon

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 152976

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 221

  Ditto  9 - 10 th Vol

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/4/20 (Monday). Classmark: -------. Original Returned Text: Ditto 9. 10 th Vol.


Borrower

George Fortune
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1380642580.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Paul Rapin de Thoyras (Male, born 1661, died 1725)
Genre: History
The history of England, as well ecclesiastical as civil by Mr De Rapin Thoyras. Done into English from the French, with large and useful notes mark'd with an *, by N. Tindal, A. M. Vicar of Great Waltham in Essex.
Classmark: A.6.44, A.5.2, L.4.30.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 9, Volume 10

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Paul Rapin de Thoyras (Male, born 1661, died 1725)
Genre: History
The history of England, as well ecclesiastical as civil by Mr De Rapin Thoyras. Done into English from the French, with large and useful notes mark'd with an *, by N. Tindal, A. M. Vicar of Great Waltham in Essex.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1726-1731. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 233 times in 141 borrowing records


Book Work

Paul Rapin de Thoyras (Male, born 1661, died 1725)
Genre: History
History of England [Paul Rapin de Thoyras]

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/4/20 (Monday).

Borrower: George Fortune

Author: Paul Rapin de Thoyras (Male, born 1661, died 1725), Genre: History

History of England [Paul Rapin de Thoyras]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 9, Volume 10

Record ID 154323

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1776-1779. (UYLY207-3) (1776-1779, Type: Student). Page: 239

Rol-  An - hist- 9 - 10 th Vol

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/5/20 (Wednesday). Classmark: B6. 5. Original Returned Text: Rol . An . hist- 9. 10th.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Greeks. By Mr. Rollin ... Translated from the French.
Classmark: J.5.1, B.6.5, B.3.25.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 9, Volume 10

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Greeks
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1734-1739. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1315 times in 857 borrowing records


Book Work

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians

Borrowed: 1778/4/8 (Wednesday). Returned: 1778/5/20 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Andrew Bell

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

Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians

Volumes borrowed: Volume 9, Volume 10