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Record ID 201620

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/15 (1788-1789, Type: Other). Page: 284

Rays Collection of Words not generally used

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1789/9/25 (Friday).


Borrower

Sir David Dalrymple Lord Hailes
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1748. Life dates: 1726-1792.
Occupation (normalised): Arts and Letters > Curator. Law > Advocate. Law > Lord of Session/Senator of the College of Justice.


Book HoldingLibrary record

John Ray (Male, born 1627, died 1705)
Genre: Reference Works
A collection of English words not generally used [Ray]
Possible modern shelfmark: K.147.g.

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1789/9/25 (Friday).

Borrower: Sir David Dalrymple Lord Hailes

Author: John Ray (Male, born 1627, died 1705), Genre: Reference Works

Collection of English Words not Generally Used

Record ID 345458

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

First Volume of Blair's Lectures

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr John Kinross
Gender: Male. Address: Lecropt.
Occupation (original): Minister of Lecropt, 1780-1803.
Subs Date: 12 January 1788. Subs: 10.6. Life dates: d.1803.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Hugh Blair (Male, born 1718, died 1800)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1783. Format: 4to (quarto). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 13-F-7.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Hugh Blair (Male, born 1718, died 1800)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1783. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 112 times in 82 borrowing records


Book Work

Hugh Blair (Male, born 1718, died 1800)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr John Kinross

Author: Hugh Blair (Male, born 1718, died 1800), Genre: Belles Lettres

Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 345461

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

and the two first Volumes of the Adventures of a Guinea

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr John Kinross
Gender: Male. Address: Lecropt.
Occupation (original): Minister of Lecropt, 1780-1803.
Subs Date: 12 January 1788. Subs: 10.6. Life dates: d.1803.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Charles Johnstone (Male, born c.1719, died c.1800)
Genre: Fiction
Chrysal: or, The adventures of a guinea.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1785. Format: 12mo (duodecimo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 11-A-11.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Charles Johnstone (Male, born c.1719, died c.1800)
Genre: Fiction
Chrysal: or, the adventures of a guinea. Wherein are exhibited views of several striking scenes, with curious and interesting anecdotes of the most Noted Persons in every Rank of Life, whose Hands it passed through, in America, England, Holland, Germany, and Portugal.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1785. Format: 12mo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 127 times in 45 borrowing records


Book Work

Charles Johnstone (Male, born c.1719, died c.1800)
Genre: Fiction
Chrysal: or, The Adventures of a Guinea

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr John Kinross

Author: Charles Johnstone (Male, born c.1719, died c.1800), Genre: Fiction

Chrysal: or, The Adventures of a Guinea

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 345434

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

Tableau de Paris

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Lending Record Other Info: Returned.


Borrower

Reverend Mr Christopher Tait
Gender: Male. Address: Kincardine-in-Menteith.
Occupation (original): Minister of Kincardine-in-Menteith, 1773-1812.
Subs Date: 31 January 1781. Subs: Trustee. Life dates: 1744-1812.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Arts and Letters > Author.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Louis-Sébastien Mercier (Male, born 1740, died 1814)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Tableau de Paris.
Language: French. Publication Place: Hamburg. Publication Year: 1782-83. Format: 12mo (duodecimo).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Louis-Sébastien Mercier (Male, born 1740, died 1814)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Tableau de Paris.
Language: French . Published: Amsterdam. Date of publication: 1782-1783. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 8 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 70 times in 19 borrowing records


Book Work

Louis-Sébastien Mercier (Male, born 1740, died 1814)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Tableau de Paris

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Christopher Tait

Author: Louis-Sébastien Mercier (Male, born 1740, died 1814), Genre: Philosophy and Morality, Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy

Tableau de Paris

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

Record ID 345467

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

Lowth on Isaiah One Volume

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Michael Gilfillan
Gender: Male. Address: Dunblane.
Occupation (original): Secession (Burgher) minister of Dunblane, 1768-1816.
Subs Date: 1776. Subs: Donation. Life dates: 1747-1816.
Occupation (normalised): Arts and Letters > Author. Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Presbyterian Seceder.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Robert Lowth (Male, born 1710, died 1787)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Theology
Isaiah. A new translation; with a preliminary dissertation, and notes.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1779. Format: 4to (quarto).

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Robert Lowth (Male, born 1710, died 1787)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Theology
Isaiah. A new translation [1779]
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1779. Format: 4to.
Translators: Lowth, Robert (1710-1787)
Number of borrowings: 34


Book Work

Robert Lowth (Male, born 1710, died 1787)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Theology
Isaiah. A New Translation; with a Preliminary Dissertation, and Notes Critical, Philological, and Explanatory

Record ID 345440

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

and Necker on Religious Opinions

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1790/2/2 (Tuesday). Lending Record Other Info: Renewed on 16 Nov 1789 (f.30).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Christopher Tait
Gender: Male. Address: Kincardine-in-Menteith.
Occupation (original): Minister of Kincardine-in-Menteith, 1773-1812.
Subs Date: 31 January 1781. Subs: Trustee. Life dates: 1744-1812.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Arts and Letters > Author.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Jacques Necker (Male, born 1732, died 1804)
Genre: Theology
On the importance of religious opinions.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1789. Format: 8vo (octavo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 10-A-8.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Jacques Necker (Male, born 1732, died 1804)
Genre: Theology
On the importance of religious opinions.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1789. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 19 times in 18 borrowing records


Book Work

Jacques Necker (Male, born 1732, died 1804)
Genre: Theology
On the Importance of Religious Opinions

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1790/2/2 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Christopher Tait

Author: Jacques Necker (Male, born 1732, died 1804), Genre: Theology

On the Importance of Religious Opinions

Record ID 345479

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

and One Vol: of the Memoirs of the late King of Prussia

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Michael Gilfillan
Gender: Male. Address: Dunblane.
Occupation (original): Secession (Burgher) minister of Dunblane, 1768-1816.
Subs Date: 1776. Subs: Donation. Life dates: 1747-1816.
Occupation (normalised): Arts and Letters > Author. Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Presbyterian Seceder.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of Charles Frederick, King of Prussia.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1786. Format: 8vo (octavo).

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of Charles Frederick, King of Prussia.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1786. Format: 8vo.
Editors: Harrison, James, active 1786.
Number of borrowings: 21


Book Work

Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13)
Genre: Lives
Memoirs of Charles Frederick, King of Prussia

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Michael Gilfillan

Author: Dr Samuel Johnson (Male, born 1709-9-18, died 1784-12-13), Genre: Lives

Memoirs of Charles Frederick, King of Prussia

Record ID 345449

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

Annual Registers for 1786 & 1787

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Lending Record Other Info: Returned.


Borrower

Reverend Mr Christopher Tait
Gender: Male. Address: Kincardine-in-Menteith.
Occupation (original): Minister of Kincardine-in-Menteith, 1773-1812.
Subs Date: 31 January 1781. Subs: Trustee. Life dates: 1744-1812.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Arts and Letters > Author.


Book Holding

Genre: Periodicals
The annual Register, or a view of the history, politicks, and literature, of the year 1758 [-1790]
Language: English. Publication Year: 1759-1790. Format: 8vo (octavo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 14-F-1.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 29, Volume 30

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Periodicals
The annual Register, or a view of the history, politicks, and literature, of the year.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1759-1837. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 763 times in 426 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Periodicals
Annual Register, or A View of the History, Politics, and Literature

Record ID 345428

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

Reids Essays One Volume

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1790/2/2 (Tuesday). Lending Record Other Info: Renewed on 16 Nov 1789 (f.30).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Christopher Tait
Gender: Male. Address: Kincardine-in-Menteith.
Occupation (original): Minister of Kincardine-in-Menteith, 1773-1812.
Subs Date: 31 January 1781. Subs: Trustee. Life dates: 1744-1812.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Arts and Letters > Author.


Book Holding

Thomas Reid (Male, born 1710, died 1796)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Essays on the active powers of man.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1788. Format: 4to (quarto).

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Thomas Reid (Male, born 1710, died 1796)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Essays on the active powers of man.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1788. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 45


Book Work

Thomas Reid (Male, born 1710, died 1796)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Essays on the Active Powers of Man

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1790/2/2 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Christopher Tait

Author: Thomas Reid (Male, born 1710, died 1796), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Essays on the Active Powers of Man

Record ID 345473

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

Three Volumes of the Post:humous works

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Michael Gilfillan
Gender: Male. Address: Dunblane.
Occupation (original): Secession (Burgher) minister of Dunblane, 1768-1816.
Subs Date: 1776. Subs: Donation. Life dates: 1747-1816.
Occupation (normalised): Arts and Letters > Author. Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Presbyterian Seceder.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Frederick II King of Prussia (Male, born 1712, died 1786)
Genre: History, Genre: Lives
Posthumous works of Frederic II. King of Prussia
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1789. Format: 8vo (octavo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 7-A-4.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Frederick II King of Prussia (Male, born 1712, died 1786)
Genre: History, Genre: Lives
Posthumous works of Frederic II. King of Prussia.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1789. Format: 8vo.
Translators: Holcroft, Thomas, 1745-1809.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 68 times in 32 borrowing records


Book Work

Frederick II King of Prussia (Male, born 1712, died 1786)
Genre: History, Genre: Lives
Posthumous Works of Frederick II King of Prussia

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Michael Gilfillan

Author: Frederick II King of Prussia (Male, born 1712, died 1786), Genre: History, Genre: Lives

Posthumous Works of Frederick II King of Prussia

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 345482

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

& The fourth Volume of Patrick's Commty

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Michael Gilfillan
Gender: Male. Address: Dunblane.
Occupation (original): Secession (Burgher) minister of Dunblane, 1768-1816.
Subs Date: 1776. Subs: Donation. Life dates: 1747-1816.
Occupation (normalised): Arts and Letters > Author. Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Presbyterian Seceder.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Simon Patrick Bishop of Ely (Male, born 1626, died 1707)
Genre: Theology
A commentary upon the historical books of the Old Testament.
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1765-6. Format: folio.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Simon Patrick Bishop of Ely (Male, born 1626, died 1707)
Genre: Theology
A Commentary upon the historical books of the Old Testament.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1765-1766. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 49 times in 42 borrowing records


Book Work

Simon Patrick Bishop of Ely (Male, born 1626, died 1707)
Genre: Theology
Commentary upon the Historical Books of the Old Testament Part 1

Record ID 345452

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 23

& Dr McGill's [?] Essay One Volume

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Lending Record Other Info: Returned.


Borrower

Reverend Mr Christopher Tait
Gender: Male. Address: Kincardine-in-Menteith.
Occupation (original): Minister of Kincardine-in-Menteith, 1773-1812.
Subs Date: 31 January 1781. Subs: Trustee. Life dates: 1744-1812.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Arts and Letters > Author.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William McGill (Male, born 1732, died 1807)
Genre: Theology
A practical essay on the death of Jesus Christ, in two parts. Containing, I. The history, II. The doctrine, of his death.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1786. Format: 8vo (octavo).

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William McGill (Male, born 1732, died 1807)
Genre: Theology
A Practical Essay on the Death of Jesus Christ, in two parts. Containing, I. The History, II. The Doctrine, of his Death. By William M'Gill, D.D. one of the Ministers of Ayr.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1786. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 11


Book Work

William McGill (Male, born 1732, died 1807)
Genre: Theology
Practical Essay on the Death of Jesus Christ

Record ID 294436

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 3

Burnet on  the 39 Articles

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Classmark: BB2.4. Original Returned Text: Burnet on the 39 Articles.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: Theology
An exposition of the thirty-nine articles of the Church of England. Written by Gilbert Bishop of Sarum.
Classmark: J.2.6, Q.2.18, S.2.6, BB2.4?, B.1.7?.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: Theology
An exposition of the thirty-nine articles of the Church of England. Written by Gilbert Bishop of Sarum.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1700. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: 75


Book Work

Gilbert Burnet (Male, born 1643, died 1715)
Genre: Theology
Exposition of the Thirty-Nine Articles of the Church of England

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Horton

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

Exposition of the Thirty-Nine Articles of the Church of England

Record ID 294439

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 3

Cecilia 1st, 2d, 3d, 4th

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Classmark: D7. 15. Original Returned Text: Cecilia 1st 2 d 3d 4 th.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Cecilia, or memoirs of an heiress. By the author of Evelina. In five volumes. ...
Classmark: D.7.14, D.7.15, E.8.19? E.5?.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Cecilia, or memoirs of an heiress. By the author of Evelina. In five volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1782. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 5 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 367 times in 158 borrowing records


Book Work

Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840)
Genre: Fiction
Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Horton

Author: Frances Burney (Female, born 1752, died 1840), Genre: Fiction

Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress

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

Record ID 294433

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 3

Hume's History. V. 1st

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Classmark: O. 8, 13.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
The History of England, from the invasion of Julius Caesar to The Revolution in 1688. In eight volumes, by David Hume, Esq. To which is prefixed, a short account of his life, written by himself.
Classmark: O.8.13.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
The history of England, from the invasion of Julius Cæsar to the revolution in 1688.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1778. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 93 times in 27 borrowing records


Book Work

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
History of England [David Hume]

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Horton

Author: David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776), Genre: History

History of England [David Hume]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 294442

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 3

Kaimes Sketches Vol 2d

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Classmark: D3. 24. Original Returned Text: Kaimes Sketches Vol 2 d.


Borrower

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


Book HoldingLibrary record

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Sketches of the history of man. In two volumes. [Kames]
Classmark: J.2.7, J.2.8, N.5.25, D.3.24.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Sketches of the history of man.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1774. Format: 4to. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 141 times in 108 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Sketches of the History of Man

Borrowed: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday). Returned: 1789/8/25 (Tuesday).

Borrower: William Horton

Author: Henry Home Lord Kames (Male, born 1696, died 1782), Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy

Sketches of the History of Man

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2