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Record ID 197408

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/15 (1788-1789, Type: Other). Page: 113

Memoirs of the Sydneys 2 vol in fol. by Collins

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/12 (Monday). Fine pledged in case of late return: two pound sterl..


Borrower

Mr James Rutherford Drummond of Stragaeth
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1782. Life dates: d. 1811.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Arthur Collins (Male, born c.1682, died 1760)
Genre: History
Letters and memorials of state : in the reigns of Queen Mary, ... part of the reign of King Charles the Second, and Oliver's usurpation [Sydney/Collins]
Possible modern shelfmark: C.3.a.5-5a.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Arthur Collins (Male, born c.1682, died 1760)
Genre: History
Letters and memorials of state, in the reigns of Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth, King James, King Charles the First, part of the reign of King Charles the Second, and Oliver’s usurpation.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1746. Format: folio. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 4 times in 2 borrowing records


Book Work

Arthur Collins (Male, born c.1682, died 1760)
Genre: History
Letters and Memorials of State

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/12 (Monday).

Borrower: Mr James Rutherford Drummond of Stragaeth

Author: Arthur Collins (Male, born c.1682, died 1760), Genre: History

Letters and Memorials of State

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 197402

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/15 (1788-1789, Type: Other). Page: 113

Record ID 197411

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/15 (1788-1789, Type: Other). Page: 114

Moores travels through France & Italy 4 vol

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/12 (Monday).


Borrower

Mr Thomas McGrugar
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1786. Life dates: d. 1810.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book Holding

Dr John Moore (Male, born 1729, died 1802)
Genre: Travel
Moore, Travels through France and Italy
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Dr John Moore (Male, born 1729, died 1802)
Genre: Travel
A view of society and manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: with anecdotes relating to some eminent characters. By a gentleman, who resided several years in those countries. In two volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1779. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 116 times in 74 borrowing records


Book Work

Dr John Moore (Male, born 1729, died 1802)
Genre: Travel
View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Dr John Moore (Male, born 1729, died 1802)
Genre: Travel
A view of society and manners in Italy: With anecdotes relating to some eminent characters.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1781. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 166 times in 106 borrowing records


Book Work

Dr John Moore (Male, born 1729, died 1802)
Genre: Travel
View of Society and Manners in Italy

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/12 (Monday).

Borrower: Mr Thomas McGrugar

Author: Dr John Moore (Male, born 1729, died 1802), Genre: Travel

View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany, View of Society and Manners in Italy

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 53907

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 85r

Sir Charles Grandison 6 vol.

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/7/1 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 12 Dec 1788. Original Returned Date: 1 Jul 1789.


Borrower

Archibald Davidson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Professor.
Original Full Name: Arch. Davidson. Life dates: d. 1803. Academic dates: MA 1752; DD 1786.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Education > University Student. Education > University Professor.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Fiction
History of Sir Charles Grandison. In a series of letters published from the originals / by the editor of Pamela and Clarissa.
Press: AO. Shelf: 4. Number: 25. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll 1047-1052. Original Author: Richardson, Samuel, 1689-1761..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/7/1 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Archibald Davidson

Author: Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761), Genre: Fiction

History of Sir Charles Grandison

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Record ID 40145

Library: Haddington Library. Register: MS16480 (1732-1790, Type: Town). Page: 162v

Rollin Ant Histy. vol 7th.

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Original Borrowed Date: 12th. Original Borrower: Peter Roughead.


Borrower

Peter Roughead
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Commerce, Trade, and Finance > Merchants/Traders.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Rollin's Ancient History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 7

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

Record ID 302743

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 35

Gasts Hist: of Greece

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Classmark: D4.5.. Original Returned Text: Gasts Hist: of Greece.


Borrower

Griffith Ireland
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Gast (Male, born 1716, died 1788)
Genre: History
The History of Greece, from the Accession of Alexander of Macedon, till its final subjection to the Roman Power; in eight books. By John Gast, D.D. Archdeacon of Glandelagh.
Classmark: D.4.5.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

John Gast (Male, born 1716, died 1788)
Genre: History
The history of Greece, from the accession of Alexander of Macedon, till its final subjection to the Roman power; in eight books.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1782. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 11


Book Work

John Gast (Male, born 1716, died 1788)
Genre: History
History of Greece, from the Accession of Alexander of Macedon, till its Final Subjection to the Roman Power

Record ID 302803

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 36

Rollins Belles Lettres Vol 3d

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/17 (Wednesday). Classmark: B3. 24. Original Returned Text: Rollins Belles Letters Vol 3d.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Method of teaching and studying the belles lettres, or an introduction to languages, poetry, rhetoric, history, moral philosophy, physicks, &c. with reflections on taste; and instructions with regard to the eloquence of the pulpit, the bar, and the stage. The whole illustrated with passages from the most famous poets and orators, antient and modern, with critical remarks on them. Designed more particularly for students in the universities. By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the university of Paris, now professor of Eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French.
Classmark: J.5.3, J.5.2, B.6.6, B.3.27.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/17 (Wednesday).

Borrower: David Savile

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

Method of Teaching and Studying the Belles Lettres

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Record ID 305878

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 43

Rollin Bell: letre vol 4th

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/15 (Thursday). Classmark: B3.24. Original Returned Text: Rollin's Bell. L. V. 4th.


Borrower

Thomas Carnie
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1371865444.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Method of teaching and studying the belles lettres, or an introduction to languages, poetry, rhetoric, history, moral philosophy, physicks, &c. with reflections on taste; and instructions with regard to the eloquence of the pulpit, the bar, and the stage. The whole illustrated with passages from the most famous poets and orators, antient and modern, with critical remarks on them. Designed more particularly for students in the universities. By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the university of Paris, now professor of Eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French.
Classmark: J.5.3, J.5.2, B.6.6, B.3.27.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/15 (Thursday).

Borrower: Thomas Carnie

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

Method of Teaching and Studying the Belles Lettres

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 309184

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 56

Hawksworths  Voyages Vol 1st

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/10 (Saturday). Classmark: S 3..12. Original Returned Text: Hawksworths Voyages V 1st.


Borrowers

William Berry
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1774-1852. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1366733892.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.

J. Hutton
Gender: Male. Borrower type: Other.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Hawkesworth (Male, born c.1715, died 1773)
Genre: Travel
An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty, for making discoveries in the southern hemisphere : and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavour: drawn up from the journals which were kept by the several commanders and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq. / by John Hawkesworth, LL.D. ; in three volumes ; illustrated with cuts, and a great variety of charts and maps relative to countries now first discovered, or hitherto but imperfectly known.
Classmark: G.7.1, G.2.21, P.4.11, S.3.12, R.5.13?.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/10 (Saturday).

Borrowers: William Berry , J. Hutton

Author: John Hawkesworth (Male, born c.1715, died 1773), Genre: Travel

Account of the Voyages undertaken by the Order of His present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 320581

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 84

Simpson's Select Exercises

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Classmark: E.6.17. Original Returned Text: Simpsons Select Exercises.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Thomas Simpson (Male, born 1710, died 1761)
Genre: Education, Genre: Mathematics
Select Exercises for Young Proficients in the Mathematicks. Containing, I. A large Variety of Algebraical Problems with their Solutions. II. A choice Number of Geometrical Problems with their Solutions both Algebraical and Qeometrical. III. The Theory of Gunnery, independent of the Conic Sections. IV. A new and very comprehensive Method for finding the Roots of Equations in Numbers. V. A short Account of the Nature and first Principles of Fluxions. VI. The Valuation of Annuities for single and joint Lives, with a Set of new Tables, far more extensive than any extant. By Thomas Simpson, F.R.S.
Classmark: E.6.17.

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: Thomas Simpson (Male, born 1710, died 1761), Genre: Education, Genre: Mathematics

Select Exercises for Young Proficients in the Mathematicks

Record ID 321244

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 84

Tacquets  opera  Math

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Classmark: W 4, 2. Original Returned Text: Tacquets Oper, Math.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Andrea Tacquet (Male)
Genre: Mathematics
Andreae Tacquet Soc. Jesu Matheseos Prof. Airthmeticae theoria et praxis.
Classmark: Q.7.14, W.4.2?.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Andrea Tacquet (Male)
Genre: Mathematics
Andreae Tacquet Soc. Jesu Matheseos Prof. Airthmeticae theoria et praxis.
Language: Latin . Published: Amsterdam. Date of publication: 1704.
Number of borrowings: 2


Book Work

Andrea Tacquet (Male)
Genre: Mathematics
Arithmeticae Theoria et Praxis

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday).

Borrower: James Brown

Author: Andrea Tacquet (Male), Genre: Mathematics

Arithmeticae Theoria et Praxis

Record ID 321247

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 84

Sphera Sacri Boschi

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Classmark: B 6,8 .. Original Returned Text: Shera Sacri Boschi.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Sphera Sacri Boschi [B.6.8]
Classmark: B.6.8.

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday).

Borrower: James Brown

Sphera Sacri Boschi [B.6.8]

Record ID 321241

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 84

Mathl -Repository

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Classmark: O.9. 5. Original Returned Text: Math .Repository.


Borrower

James Brown
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1763-1836. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1369131068.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

James Dodson (Male, died 1757)
Genre: Mathematics
The mathematical repository. Containing Analytical Solutions of five hundred Questions, mostly selected from Scarce and Valuable authors. Designed to conduct Beginners to the more difficult Properties of Numbers. By James Dodson, Accomptant, and Teacher of the Mathematics.
Classmark: K.8.6, P.6.55, O.9.5.

Record ID 328573

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 95

Hammond  N. Test

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/23 (Tuesday). Classmark: S. 3. 6. Original Returned Text: Hammond N. Test:.


Borrower

John Roger
Gender: Male.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Henry Hammond (Male, born 1605, died 1660)
Genre: Theology
A paraphrase, and annotations upon all the books of the New Testament: briefly explaining all the difficult places thereof. By H. Hammond, D.D.
Classmark: H.4.26, Q.2.24, S.3.6.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Hammond (Male, born 1605, died 1660)
Genre: Theology
A paraphrase, and annotations upon all the books of the New Testament: briefly explaining all the difficult places thereof. By H. Hammond, D.D.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1653. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: 26


Book Work

Henry Hammond (Male, born 1605, died 1660)
Genre: Theology
Paraphrase, and Annotations upon all the Books of the New Testament

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/23 (Tuesday).

Borrower: John Roger

Author: Henry Hammond (Male, born 1605, died 1660), Genre: Theology

Paraphrase, and Annotations upon all the Books of the New Testament

Record ID 333643

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 126

Butlers  Sermons Vol 1 st

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789. Classmark: Q8. 20th. Original Returned Text: Butlers Sermons Vol 1st.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Joseph Butler (Male, born 1692, died 1752)
Genre: Sermons
Fifteen sermons preached at the Rolls Chapel : to which are added, six sermons preached on public occasions / by Joseph Butler, LL.D. late Lord Bishop of Bristol ; in two volumes.
Classmark: Q.8.20, CC.5.37?.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Joseph Butler (Male, born 1692, died 1752)
Genre: Sermons
Fifteen sermons preached at the Rolls Chapel : to which are added, six sermons preached on public occasions / by Joseph Butler, LL.D. late Lord Bishop of Bristol ; in two volumes.
Language: English . Published: Glasgow. Date of publication: 1769. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 7 times in 4 borrowing records


Book Work

Joseph Butler (Male, born 1692, died 1752)
Genre: Sermons
Fifteen Sermons Preached at the Rolls Chapel

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1789.

Borrower: David Moncur

Author: Joseph Butler (Male, born 1692, died 1752), Genre: Sermons

Fifteen Sermons Preached at the Rolls Chapel

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 333880

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 128

Lardners Credibility of the Gospel.                         Vols 1 & 2d

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Classmark: P5. 10. Original Returned Text: Lardner Vol 1 & 2d.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Nathaniel Lardner (Male, born 1684, died 1768)
Genre: Theology
The credibility of the Gospel history: part II. Or the principal facts of the New Testament confirmed by passages of ancient authors, who were contemporary with our Saviour, or his apostles, or lived near their time. By Nathaniel Lardner. D. D.
Classmark: Q.4.3, Q.4.4, P.5.10, P.5.11.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Nathaniel Lardner (Male, born 1684, died 1768)
Genre: Theology
The credibility of the Gospel history: part II. or the principal facts of the New Testament confirmed by passages of ancient authors, who were contemporary with our Saviour, or his apostles, or lived near their time. ... By Nathaniel Lardner. D.D.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1748-1760. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 28 times in 17 borrowing records


Book Work

Nathaniel Lardner (Male, born 1684, died 1768)
Genre: Theology
Credibility of the Gospel History

Borrowed: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday).

Borrower: David Purves

Author: Nathaniel Lardner (Male, born 1684, died 1768), Genre: Theology

Supplement to the First Book of the Second Part of the Credibility of the Gospel history, Credibility of the Gospel History

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2