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Record ID 202106

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 36

Nimmos History of Stirlingshire

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: 1791/6/15 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Alexander Blackadder
Gender: Male. Address: Blair Drummond.
Subs Date: 14 May 1788. Subs: 10.6. Life dates: 1779-1849.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Nimmo (Male)
Genre: History, Genre: Natural Philosophy
A general history of Stirlingshire; containing an account of the ancient monuments, and most important and curious transactions in that shire, from the Roman invasion of Scotland, to the present times; with the natural history of the shire.
Language: English. Publication Place: Edinburgh. Publication Year: 1777. Format: 8vo (octavo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 8-F-4.

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: 1791/6/15 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Alexander Blackadder

Author: William Nimmo (Male), Genre: History, Genre: Natural Philosophy

General History of Stirlingshire

Record ID 202124

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 36

First Vol: of Virgil

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: 1791/6/15 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Alexander Blackadder
Gender: Male. Address: Blair Drummond.
Subs Date: 14 May 1788. Subs: 10.6. Life dates: 1779-1849.


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Virgilius Maro Grammaticus (Male)
Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Education
Virgilii Maronis Opera
Language: Latin. Publication Place: Amsterdam. Publication Year: 1746. Format: 4to (quarto).
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: 1791/6/15 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Alexander Blackadder

Author: Virgilius Maro Grammaticus (Male), Genre: Belles Lettres, Genre: Education

Works of Virgilius Maro Grammaticus

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 202103

Library: Leighton Library. Register: Ledger 1 (1780-1840, Type: Town). Page: 36

New Annual Register

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: 1791/6/15 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Alexander Blackadder
Gender: Male. Address: Blair Drummond.
Subs Date: 14 May 1788. Subs: 10.6. Life dates: 1779-1849.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Genre: Periodicals
The new annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and literature, for the year 1780 [-1825]
Language: English. Publication Place: London. Publication Year: 1780-99. Format: 8vo (octavo). Modern shelfmark: Leighton 13-A-22.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Periodicals
The new annual register, or general repository of history, politics, and literature, for the year.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1781-1825. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 181 times in 126 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Periodicals
New Annual Register

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: 1791/6/15 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Alexander Blackadder

Genre: Periodicals

New Annual Register

Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Record ID 234110

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 52

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday).

Borrower: Thomas Muller

Author: John Ray (Male, born 1627, died 1705), Genre: Natural Philosophy, Genre: Travel

Collection of Curious Travels and Voyages

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 234176

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 53

Watson's Philip v. 2

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Parkinson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Robert Watson (Male, born c.1730, died 1781)
Genre: History
Watson's History of Philip
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Robert Watson (Male, born c.1730, died 1781)
Genre: History
The history of the reign of Philip the Second, King of Spain. By Robert Watson, ... In two volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1778. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 143 times in 138 borrowing records


Book Work

Robert Watson (Male, born c.1730, died 1781)
Genre: History
History of the Reign of Philip the Second, King of Spain

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Parkinson

Author: Robert Watson (Male, born c.1730, died 1781), Genre: History

History of the Reign of Philip the Second, King of Spain

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 234431

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 57

Collection of Voyages v. 1

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Peat
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Collection of Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Genre: Travel
A Collection of voyages and travels, consisting of authentic writers in our own tongue, which have not before been collected in English, or have only been abridged in other collections. And continued with others of note, that have published histories, voyages, travels, journals or discoveries in other nations and languages. Relating to any part of the continent of Asia, Africa, America, Europe, or the islands thereof, from the earliest account to the present time. Digested according to the parts of the world, to which they particularly relate: with historical introductions to each account, where thought necessary, containing either the lives of their authors, or what else could be discovered and was supposed capable of entertaining and informing the curious reader. And with great variety of cuts, prospects, ruins, maps, and charts. Compiled from the curious and valuable library of the late Earl of Oxford. Interspersed and illustrated with notes. Containing, either a general account of the discovery of those countries, or an abstract of their histories, government, trade, religion, &c. Collected from original papers, letters, charters, letters patents, acts of Parliament, &c. Not to be met with, and proper to explain many obscure passages in other collections of this kind.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747. Format: folio.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 263 times in 244 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Travel
Collection of Voyages and Travels

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Peat

Genre: Travel

Collection of Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 234797

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 63

Voltaire's Peter the Great

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday).


Borrower

John Cameron
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: History
Voltaire's Peter the Great

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: History
The history of the Russian empire under Peter the Great. Newly translated from the French of M. de Voltaire. In two volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1778. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2v.
Number of borrowings: 29


Book Work

Voltaire (Male, born 1694, died 1778)
Genre: History
History of the Russian Empire under Peter the Great

Record ID 235550

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 76

Blackwell's Memoirs v. 1

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Horner
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Life dates: 1778-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Thomas Blackwell (Male, born 1701, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Blackwell's Memoirs
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Thomas Blackwell (Male, born 1701, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Memoirs of the court of Augustus.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1753-1755. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 53 times in 32 borrowing records


Book Work

Thomas Blackwell (Male, born 1701, died 1757)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Memoirs of the Court of Augustus

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday).

Borrower: Francis Horner

Author: Thomas Blackwell (Male, born 1701, died 1757), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Memoirs of the Court of Augustus

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 236519

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 92

Universal History v. 10

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Andrew Watson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: History
Universal History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 10

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Genre: History
An Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time. Compiled from Original Authors; and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Notes, &c. With a general Index to the Whole.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1747-1754. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1453 times in 850 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: History
Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time to the Present

Record ID 236966

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 99

Pope's Works v. 5

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Adam Neall
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Alexander Pope (Male, born 1688-5-21, died 1744-5-30)
Genre: Poetry
Pope's Works
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Alexander Pope (Male, born 1688-5-21, died 1744-5-30)
Genre: Poetry
The works of Alexander Pope Esq. In nine volumes, complete. With his last corrections, additions, and improvements; as they were delivered to the editor a little before his death: together with the commentary and notes of Mr. Warburton.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1760. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 32 times in 26 borrowing records


Book Work

Alexander Pope (Male, born 1688-5-21, died 1744-5-30)
Genre: Poetry
Works of Alexander Pope

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday).

Borrower: Adam Neall

Author: Alexander Pope (Male, born 1688-5-21, died 1744-5-30), Genre: Poetry

Works of Alexander Pope

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Record ID 237353

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 108

Voyages and Travels v. 6

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

J Moffat
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday).

Borrower: J Moffat

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Record ID 237431

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 110

Buffon v 4

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Alexander Robertson
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Comte de Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon (Male, born 1707, died 1788)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Buffon's Natural History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

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 three hundred and one copper-plates, and occasional notes and observations by the translator. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1781. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 8 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 455 times in 403 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

Record ID 237650

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 113

Knox's Voyages v. 3

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Archibald McDowan
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Knox's Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Genre: Travel
A new collection of voyages, discoveries and travels: containing whatever is worthy of notice, in Europe, Asia, Africa and America: In Respect to The Situation and Extent of Empires, Kingdoms, and Provinces; their Climates, Soil, Produce, &c.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1767. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 381 times in 369 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Travel
New Collection of Voyages, Discoveries and Travels

Record ID 238556

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 132

Rollin's Ancient History v. 6

Borrowed: 1791/3/12 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

R Sterrnoor
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
Rollin's Ancient History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: History
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. By Mr. Rollin, ... Translated from the French. In seven volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1780. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 7v.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 871 times in 851 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