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Record ID 197313

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/15 (1788-1789, Type: Other). Page: 109

Universal modern history tom 1-6 inclusive

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/5 (Monday).


Borrower

Mr George Robertson Scott of Benholm
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1786. Life dates: d. 1835.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Genre: History
Modern part of An universal history, from the earliest account of time
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: E.96.d.6-E.96.f.16.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: History
The modern part of An universal history, from the earliest account of time.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1759. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 44 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 137 times in 38 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: History
Modern Part of the Universal History

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/5 (Monday).

Borrower: Mr George Robertson Scott of Benholm

Genre: History

Modern Part of the Universal History

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

Record ID 197298

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/15 (1788-1789, Type: Other). Page: 109

Milot elems del'historie ancienne 4 tom

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/5 (Monday).


Borrower

Mr Archibald Macdonald of Sanda
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1772. Life dates: d. 1795.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Abbé Claude François Xavier Millot (Male, born 1726, died 1785)
Genre: History
Elemens de l'histoire generale, premiere partie, contenant l'histoire ancienne. Seconde partie, contenant l'histoire moderne, depuis la fondation de la monarchie Françoise jusqu'à l'an 1773 [Millot]
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: E.95.d.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Abbé Claude François Xavier Millot (Male, born 1726, died 1785)
Genre: History
Elémens d'histoire générale ...
Language: French . Published: Paris. Date of publication: 1778. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 5 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 29 times in 7 borrowing records


Book Work

Abbé Claude François Xavier Millot (Male, born 1726, died 1785)
Genre: History
Elements of General History

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/5 (Monday).

Borrower: Mr Archibald Macdonald of Sanda

Author: Abbé Claude François Xavier Millot (Male, born 1726, died 1785), Genre: History

Elements of General History

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 197316

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/15 (1788-1789, Type: Other). Page: 110

Hanways Travels 2 vol 4to

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/5 (Monday).


Borrower

Sir John Dalrymple Sir John Hamilton-Macgill-Dalrymple
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1748. Life dates: 1726-1810.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Jonas Hanway (Male, born 1712, died 1786)
Genre: History, Genre: Travel
An historical account of the British trade over the Caspian Sea: with the author's journal of travels from England through Russia into Persia; and back through Russia, Germany and Holland [Hanway]
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: E.148.b.8.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/5 (Monday).

Borrower: Sir John Dalrymple Sir John Hamilton-Macgill-Dalrymple

Author: Jonas Hanway (Male, born 1712, died 1786), Genre: History, Genre: Travel

Historical Account of the British Trade over the Caspian Sea

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 51510

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 5: Professors Receipt Book (1770-1790, Type: Professorial). Page: 27v

Florio's Italian Dictionary

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/10 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 5 Dec 1788. Original Returned Date: 10 Dec 1788.


Borrower

John Millar
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Professor.
Class: Logic. Original Full Name: Mr Millar. Life dates: 1735-1801.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student. Education > University Professor. Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Florio (Male, born c.1553, died 1625)
Genre: Reference Works
Queen Anna's nevv vvorld of words, or dictionarie of the Italian and English tongues, / collected, and newly much augmented by Iohn Florio, reader of the Italian vnto the Soueraigne Maiestie of Anna, crowned Queene of England, Scotland, France and Ireland, &c. And one of the gentlemen of hir Royall Priuie Chamber. Whereunto are added certaine necessarie rules and short obseruations for the Italian tongue.
Press: CC. Shelf: 5. Number: 9. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bi6-e.7  . Original Author: Florio, John, 1553?-1625..

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/10 (Wednesday).

Borrower: John Millar

Author: John Florio (Male, born c.1553, died 1625), Genre: Reference Works

Queen Anna’s New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues

Record ID 184056

Library: Innerpeffray Library. Register: Volume 1 (1747-1833, Type: Town). Page: 45r

2nd & 5th Vol.s of Buffon's natural History

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday).


Borrower

William Caw
Gender: Male. Address: Crieff.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Dyer.


Book Holding

Comte de Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon (Male, born 1707, died 1788)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Natural history, general and particular
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Comte de Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon (Male, born 1707, died 1788)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Natural history, general and particular, by the Count de Buffon, translated into English. Illustrated with above 260 copper-plates, and occasional notes and observations by the translator
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1780. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 9 vols.
Translators: Smellie, William
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 372 times in 279 borrowing records


Book Work

Comte de Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon (Male, born 1707, died 1788)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Natural History, General and Particular, by the Count de Buffon

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday).

Borrower: William Caw

Author: Comte de Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon (Male, born 1707, died 1788), Genre: Natural Philosophy

Natural History, General and Particular, by the Count de Buffon

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 5

Record ID 293683

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 1

Addisons Works  Vol. 1st

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/16 (Friday). Classmark: S.6. 1. Original Returned Text: Addisons Wks Vol 1st.


Borrower

John Blaquiere
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1776-1844. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/415158e4992a3aa77c532cb2ee0de166.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Periodicals, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Works of ... Joseph Addison.
Classmark: A.5.14, A.5.15, S.6.1.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Periodicals, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
The works of...Joseph Addison.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1721. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 210 times in 196 borrowing records


Book Work

Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Periodicals, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Works of Joseph Addison

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1789/1/16 (Friday).

Borrower: John Blaquiere

Author: Joseph Addison (Male, born 1672, died 1719), Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Periodicals, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy

Works of Joseph Addison

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 301909

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 28

Puffendorf's Law of Nature

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/24 (Wednesday). Classmark: Q. 2.29. Original Returned Text: Puffendorfs Law of Nature.


Borrower

James Young
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1420679716.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Freiherr von Samuel Pufendorf (Male, born 1632, died 1694)
Genre: Law, Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Of the law of nature and nations. Eight books. Written in Latin by the Baron Pufendorf, Counsellor of State to his late Swedish Majesty, and to the late King of Prussia. Done into English by Basil Kennett, D.D. late President of Corpus Christi College in Oxford. To which are added all the large notes of Mr. Barbeyrac, translated from the best edition; together with large tables to the whole. The fourth edition, carefully corrected. To which is now prefixed Mr. Barbeyrac’s prefatory discourse, containing An historical and critical account of the science of morality, and the progress it has made in the world, from the earliest times down to the publication of this work. Done into English by Mr. Carew of Lincoln’s-Inn.
Classmark: J.2.22, J.2.17, J.2.15, Q.2.5, Q.2.29.

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/24 (Wednesday).

Borrower: James Young

Author: Freiherr von Samuel Pufendorf (Male, born 1632, died 1694), Genre: Law, Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy

Of the Law of Nature and Nations

Record ID 317149

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 70

Gray's Poems

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/13 (Saturday). Classmark: P.3. 3. Original Returned Text: Grays Poems.


Borrower

Robert Swan
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1773-1849. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1413747668.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Thomas Gray (Male, born 1716, died 1771)
Genre: Poetry
Poems by Mr. Gray.
Classmark: G.7.12, P.3.3.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Thomas Gray (Male, born 1716, died 1771)
Genre: Poetry
Poems by Mr. Gray.
Language: English . Published: Glasgow. Date of publication: 1768. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 7


Book Work

Thomas Gray (Male, born 1716, died 1771)
Genre: Poetry
Poems [Thomas Gray]

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/13 (Saturday).

Borrower: Robert Swan

Author: Thomas Gray (Male, born 1716, died 1771), Genre: Poetry

Poems [Thomas Gray]

Record ID 318691

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 78

Stewart's Histy .of Scotland. V. 1.

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Classmark: D.4.4. Original Returned Text: Steuarts Hist: of Scotld 1st.


Borrower

James Stewart
Gender: Male.
Life dates: c. 1775-1849. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1412725060.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Gilbert Stuart (Male, born 1742, died 1786)
Genre: History
The History of Scotland, from the Establishment of the Reformation, till the Death of Queen Mary. By Gilbert Stuart, Doctor of Laws, and Member of the Society of Anitquaries at Edinburgh.
Classmark: D.4.4, D.4.7.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Gilbert Stuart (Male, born 1742, died 1786)
Genre: History
The history of Scotland, from the establishment of the Reformation, till the death of Queen Mary.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1782. Format: 4to. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 84 times in 45 borrowing records


Book Work

Gilbert Stuart (Male, born 1742, died 1786)
Genre: History
History of Scotland, from the Establishment of the Reformation, till the Death of Queen Mary

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/5 (Friday).

Borrower: James Stewart

Author: Gilbert Stuart (Male, born 1742, died 1786), Genre: History

History of Scotland, from the Establishment of the Reformation, till the Death of Queen Mary

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 318694

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 78

Reeve's Hist. of the English Laws

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Classmark: D .4.12. Original Returned Text: Reeves Hist: of the English Laws.


Borrower

James Stewart
Gender: Male.
Life dates: c. 1775-1849. St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1412725060.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Reeves (Male, born c.1752, died 1829)
Genre: Law
A history of the English law, from the Saxons to the end of the reign of Edward the First. By John Reeves, Esq. Barrister at Law.
Classmark: D.4.12.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Reeves (Male, born c.1752, died 1829)
Genre: Law
A history of the English law, from the Saxons to the end of the reign of Edward the First. By John Reeves, Esq. Barrister at Law.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1783-1784. Format: 4to. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 3 times in 2 borrowing records


Book Work

John Reeves (Male, born c.1752, died 1829)
Genre: Law
History of the English Law

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/5 (Friday).

Borrower: James Stewart

Author: John Reeves (Male, born c.1752, died 1829), Genre: Law

History of the English Law

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 331774

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 110

Bell's British Theatre Vol. 13th& 2d

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday). Classmark: D. 8. 19. Original Returned Text: Bells Theatre Vol 13 & 2d.


Borrower

Alexander Stewart
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1412416868.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book Holding

Genre: Drama
Bell’s British theatre, consisting of the most esteemed English plays. ...
Classmark: D.8.45, D.8.19?.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 13

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Genre: Drama
Bell's British Theatre. Consisting of the Most Esteemed English Plays
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1776-1778. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 180 times in 110 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Drama
Bell's British Theatre

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/12 (Friday).

Borrower: Alexander Stewart

Genre: Drama

Bell's British Theatre

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 13

Record ID 331798

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 112

Grove's Sermons. V. 4th

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/15 (Monday). Classmark: N. 4.26. Original Returned Text: Groves Sermons Vol 4th.


Borrower

Patrick Beath
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897: https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1366030836.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology
Sermons and tracts: being the posthumous works of the late reverend Mr. Henry Grove, of Taunton. Published from the author's manuscript. In four volumes.
Classmark: G.5.13, N.4.26.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology
Sermons and tracts: being the posthumous works of the late reverend Mr. Henry Grove, of Taunton.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1740. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 88 times in 59 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology
Works of Henry Grove of Taunton

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons. Being two additional volumes of the posthumous works of the late Reverend Mr. Henry Grove, of Taunton. Published from the author's manuscript.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1742. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 88 times in 59 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons [Henry Grove]

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons and Tracts: being the Posthumous Works Of the late reverend Mr. Henry Grove, Of Taunton. Published from the Author's Manuscript. In Four Volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1745. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 88 times in 59 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons
Sermons and Tracts: Being the Posthumous Works of the Late Reverend Mr Henry Grove

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology
The Works of the Reverend and Learned Mr. Henry Grove, of Taunton: Containing All the Sermons, Discourses, and Tracts published in his Life-Time. In Four Volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 112 times in 77 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738)
Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology
Works of Henry Grove of Taunton

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/15 (Monday).

Borrower: Patrick Beath

Author: Henry Grove (Male, born 1684, died 1738), Genre: Sermons, Genre: Theology

Works of Henry Grove of Taunton, Sermons [Henry Grove], Sermons and Tracts: Being the Posthumous Works of the Late Reverend Mr Henry Grove

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 333361

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 125

Rollin's R- History, Vol. 1. 2. 3d

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Classmark: B. 3. 26. Original Returned Text: Rollin's R. Histy V. 1. 2. 3d.


Borrower

Donald McDonald
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 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Borrowed: 1788/12/5 (Friday). Returned: 1788/12/5 (Friday).

Borrower: Donald McDonald

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 1, Volume 2, Volume 3