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Record ID 230981

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 6

Lives of the Admirals v. 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

John Campbell (Male, born 1708, died 1775)
Genre: History, Genre: Lives
Campbell's Lives of the British Admirals
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Alexander Aikman

Author: John Campbell (Male, born 1708, died 1775), Genre: History, Genre: Lives

Lives of the Admirals and Other Eminent British Seamen

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 231089

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 8

Robertson's Charles 5th v. 2

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Thomas Jolly
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
Robertson's Charles 5th
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
The history of the reign of the Emperor Charles V. With a view of the progress of society in Europe, from the subversion of the Roman Empire, to the beginning of the sixteenth century.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1769. Format: 4to. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 603 times in 452 borrowing records


Book Work

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Thomas Jolly

Author: William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793), Genre: History

History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 231215

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 10

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Hugh Rollo

Author: George Buchanan (Male, born 1506, died 1582), Genre: History

History of Scotland [George Buchanan]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 231296

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 11

Rollin's Ancient History v. 5

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

William Turnbull
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 5

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

Record ID 231884

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 19

Homer's Odyssey vol 1:

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Robert Barrowman
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
Homer's Odyssey
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
[The Odyssey]

Number of borrowings: 7


Book Work

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
Odyssey

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Robert Barrowman

Author: Homer (Male), Genre: Poetry

Odyssey

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 232022

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 21

Voyages v. 5

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: William Shand

Genre: Travel

Voyages

Volumes borrowed: Volume 5

Record ID 232076

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 22

History of the Indies v. 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Francis Shand
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
History of the Indies
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Francis Shand

Genre: Travel

History of the Indies

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 232337

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 25

Rollin's Ancient History v. 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Peter Gibson
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 1

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

Record ID 232616

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 29

Rollin's Ancient History v. 7

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Hugh Pillans
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 7

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

Record ID 232733

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 31

Collection of Voyages v. 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Adam Black
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: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Adam Black

Genre: Travel

Collection of Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 232868

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 33

Rollin's Ancient History v. 2

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

George Montgomery
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 2

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

Record ID 232979

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 34

Voyages v. 2

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Adam Stark

Genre: Travel

Voyages

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 233222

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 38

Hooke's Roman History v. 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

George Carnegie
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Nathaniel Hooke (Male, born c.1690, died 1763)
Genre: History
Hook's Roman History
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Nathaniel Hooke (Male, born c.1690, died 1763)
Genre: History
The Roman history, from the building of Rome to the ruin of the Commonwealth. Illustrated with maps and other plates. Vol. IV. By N. Hooke, Esq;
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1771. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 316 times in 291 borrowing records


Book Work

Nathaniel Hooke (Male, born c.1690, died 1763)
Genre: History
Roman History, from the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: George Carnegie

Author: Nathaniel Hooke (Male, born c.1690, died 1763), Genre: History

Roman History, from the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 233738

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 46

Langhorn's Plutarch v. 6

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Langhorn's Plutarch
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Book Edition

Confidence level: Likely

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Plutarch’s Lives, translated from the original Greek, with notes critical and historical, and a new Life of Plutarch. By John Langhorne, D.D. and William Langhorne, M.A. In six volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1770. Format: 8vo.
Translators: Langhorne, John and Langhorne, William
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 252 times in 163 borrowing records


Book Work

Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119)
Genre: Lives
Lives [Plutarch]

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: John McKenzie

Author: Plutarch (Male, born c.46, died 119), Genre: Lives

Lives [Plutarch]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Record ID 233876

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 49

Knox's Voyages v. 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

David Buchan
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Knox's Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

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 234062

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 51

Watson's Philip v. 1

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Robert Haggerston
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 1

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: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Robert Haggerston

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 1

Record ID 234341

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 55

Hume's England v. 4

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Joseph Johnstone
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

David Hume (Male, born c.1711, died 1776)
Genre: History
Hume's History of England
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

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. In eight volumes. By David Hume, Esq; ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1763. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1009 times in 824 borrowing records


Book Work

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

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: Joseph Johnstone

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

History of England [David Hume]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 235643

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 77

Homer's Odyssey v. 2

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

George Ainslie
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
Homer's Odyssey
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
[The Odyssey]

Number of borrowings: 7


Book Work

Homer (Male)
Genre: Poetry
Odyssey

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday).

Borrower: George Ainslie

Author: Homer (Male), Genre: Poetry

Odyssey

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 44137

Library: Wigtown Subscription Library. Register: MS 5/27 (Type: Town). Page: 36b

Lounger

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: 1796/3/21 (Monday). Returned?: 21-Mar.


Borrower

Samuel Shortridge
Gender: Male. Address: Wigtown.
Occupation (original):  Physician/Surgeon.
Committee: Managerial Committee.
Occupation (normalised): Medicine and Health > Surgeon.
  


Book Holding

Henry Mackenzie (Male, born 1745, died 1831)
Genre: Periodicals
The lounger. A periodical paper, published at Edinburgh in the years 1785 and 1786. In three volumes. ...
Language: English. Genre: Review.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Henry Mackenzie (Male, born 1745, died 1831)
Genre: Periodicals
The lounger. A periodical paper, published at Edinburgh in the years 1785 and 1786. In three volumes. ...
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1787. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 76 times in 33 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Mackenzie (Male, born 1745, died 1831)
Genre: Periodicals
Lounger

Borrowed: 1796/3/19 (Saturday). Returned: 1796/3/21 (Monday).

Borrower: Samuel Shortridge

Author: Henry Mackenzie (Male, born 1745, died 1831), Genre: Periodicals

Lounger

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1