Books and Borrowing 1750-1830

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Date of borrowing: 1796/4/29

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Record ID 231791

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 18

Record ID 234071

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

Lives of the Admirals v. 1

Borrowed: 1796/4/29 (Friday). Returned: yes.


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

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

Borrowed: 1796/4/29 (Friday).

Borrower: Robert Haggerston

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 43902

Library: Wigtown Subscription Library. Register: MS 5/27 (Type: Town). Page: 20b

Cooks voy.

Borrowed: 1796/4/29 (Friday). Returned: 1796/5/3 (Tuesday). Returned?: 03-May.


Alexander McKie
Gender: Male. Address: Wigtown.
Occupation (original): Lawyer.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Writer/Procurator.

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James Cook (Male, born 1728, died 1779)
Genre: Travel
A voyage to the Pacific Ocean; undertaken by command of his Majesty, for making discoveries in the northern hemisphere: performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780. Being a copious, ... abridgement of the Voyage written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S. and Captain James King, ... Illustrated with cuts. In four volumes. ...
Language: English. Genre: Travels.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Borrowed: 1796/4/29 (Friday). Returned: 1796/5/3 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Alexander McKie

Author: James Cook (Male, born 1728, died 1779), Genre: Travel

Voyage to the Pacific Ocean

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6