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Record ID 285386

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 135

Murphys Works 7 vol 8vo

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/3 (Friday).


Borrower

Mr Louis Henry Ferrier of Belsyde
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1798. Life dates: 1776-1833.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Arthur Murphy (Male, born 1727, died 1805)
Genre: Belles Lettres
The works of Arthur Murphy, Esq.
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: [Al].4/1.8-14.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6, Volume 7

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Arthur Murphy (Male, born 1727, died 1805)
Genre: Belles Lettres
The works of Arthur Murphy, Esq.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1786. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 7 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 9 times in 2 borrowing records


Book Work

Arthur Murphy (Male, born 1727, died 1805)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Works of Arthur Murphy

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/3 (Friday).

Borrower: Mr Louis Henry Ferrier of Belsyde

Author: Arthur Murphy (Male, born 1727, died 1805), Genre: Belles Lettres

Works of Arthur Murphy

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6, Volume 7

Record ID 285407

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 135

Record ID 285410

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 136

Essai sur la musique 4 tom 4to

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr James Skene of Rubislaw
Gender: Male. Address: 126 Princes Street, Edinburgh.
Admission date: 1797. Life dates: 1775-1864.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Jean-Benjamin de Laborde (Male, born 1734, died 1794)
Genre: Fine Arts
Essai sur la Musique ancienne et moderne [La Borde]
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: Mus.Pr.5/1.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Jean-Benjamin de Laborde (Male, born 1734, died 1794)
Genre: Fine Arts
Essai sur la musique ancienne et moderne.
Language: French . Published: Paris. Date of publication: 1780. Format: 4to. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 12 times in 3 borrowing records


Book Work

Jean-Benjamin de Laborde (Male, born 1734, died 1794)
Genre: Fine Arts
Essai sur la Musique Ancienne et Moderne

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr James Skene of Rubislaw

Author: Jean-Benjamin de Laborde (Male, born 1734, died 1794), Genre: Fine Arts

Essai sur la Musique Ancienne et Moderne

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

Record ID 285413

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 136

Junius's Letters 2 vol

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr Thomas Kirkpatrick
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1798. Life dates: 1777-1844.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate. Law > Sheriff.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Junius (Male)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Junius
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: [Ac].7/1.12-13..
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Junius (Male)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Junius. Stat nominis umbra.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1772. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 34 times in 17 borrowing records


Book Work

Junius (Male)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Letters of Junius

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr Thomas Kirkpatrick

Author: Junius (Male), Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy

Letters of Junius

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 285425

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 137

Sinclair on the publick Revenue 2 vol.[note in margin:] 1st fol Sinclair retd

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr Stewart Moncrieff Threipland of Middleton
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1795. Life dates: 1771-1838.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Barrister. Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Sir John Sinclair (Male, born 1754, died 1835)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
The history of the public revenue of the British empire [Sinclair]
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: A.38.c.10-11.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir John Sinclair (Male, born 1754, died 1835)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
The history of the public revenue of the British empire.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1785. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 12 times in 8 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir John Sinclair (Male, born 1754, died 1835)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
History of the Public Revenue of the British Empire

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr Stewart Moncrieff Threipland of Middleton

Author: Sir John Sinclair (Male, born 1754, died 1835), Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy

History of the Public Revenue of the British Empire

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 285419

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 137

Do 1772-1775

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/1 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr James Gordon of Culvennan [designated 'junior' in FR 263 to differentiate from James Gordon of Craig (adm. 1790)]
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1793. Life dates: 1771-1843.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book Holding

Genre: Law
Appeal Cases 1772-1775

Record ID 285422

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 137

Hayley's Life of Milton

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr Stewart Moncrieff Threipland of Middleton
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1795. Life dates: 1771-1838.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Barrister. Law > Advocate.


Book HoldingLibrary record

William Hayley (Male, born 1745, died 1820), John Milton (Male, born 1608, died 1674)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Poetry
The poetical works of John Milton. With a life of the author, by William Hayley.
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: K.77.c.7.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Hayley (Male, born 1745, died 1820), John Milton (Male, born 1608, died 1674)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Poetry
The poetical works of John Milton. With a life of the author, by William Hayley.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1794-1797. Format: folio. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 3 times in 1 borrowing record


Book Work

William Hayley (Male, born 1745, died 1820), John Milton (Male, born 1608, died 1674)
Genre: Lives, Genre: Poetry
Poetical Works of John Milton. With a Life of the Author

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr Stewart Moncrieff Threipland of Middleton

Author: William Hayley (Male, born 1745, died 1820), John Milton (Male, born 1608, died 1674), Genre: Lives, Genre: Poetry

Poetical Works of John Milton. With a Life of the Author

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 285416

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 137

Appeal Cases

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/1 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr James Gordon of Culvennan [designated 'junior' in FR 263 to differentiate from James Gordon of Craig (adm. 1790)]
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1793. Life dates: 1771-1843.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate.


Book Holding

Genre: Law
Appeal Cases 1766-1769

Record ID 285428

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/25 (1799-1800, Type: Other). Page: 138

Charron de la Sagesse 8vo

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr Robert Craigie Lord Craigie
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1776. Life dates: d. 1834.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate. Law > Lord of Session/Senator of the College of Justice. Law > Sheriff.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Pierre Charron (Male, born 1541, died 1603)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
De la sagesse, trois liures [Charron]
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: Au.5.47.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Pierre Charron (Male, born 1541, died 1603)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
De la sagesse, trois livres.
Language: French . Published: Paris. Date of publication: 1625. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 1


Book Work

Pierre Charron (Male, born 1541, died 1603)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Of Wisdom [Pierre Charron]

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/4 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr Robert Craigie Lord Craigie

Author: Pierre Charron (Male, born 1541, died 1603), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Of Wisdom [Pierre Charron]

Record ID 249845

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 313

Arnot's History

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday).


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Hugo Arnot (Male, born 1749, died 1786)
Genre: History
Arnot's History of Edinburgh

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Hugo Arnot (Male, born 1749, died 1786)
Genre: History
The history of Edinburgh. By Hugo Arnot, Esq; Advocate.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1779. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 143


Book Work

Hugo Arnot (Male, born 1749, died 1786)
Genre: History
History of Edinburgh

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Alexander Milne

Author: Hugo Arnot (Male, born 1749, died 1786), Genre: History

History of Edinburgh

Record ID 26866

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010166

Gisborne's female duties

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/22 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Reverend Dr Robert Douglas
Gender: Male. Address: Galashiels.
Occupation (original): Minister.
Life dates: 1747-1820.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Arts and Letters > Author.


Book Holding

Thomas Gisborne (Male, born 1758, died 1846)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Gisborne's Duties of the Female Sex

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Thomas Gisborne (Male, born 1758, died 1846)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
An enquiry into the duties of the female sex.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1797. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 11


Book Work

Thomas Gisborne (Male, born 1758, died 1846)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Enquiry into the Duties of the Female Sex

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/22 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Reverend Dr Robert Douglas

Author: Thomas Gisborne (Male, born 1758, died 1846), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Enquiry into the Duties of the Female Sex

Record ID 27284

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010173

Lorenzo D' Medici 2V 4.to

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/6 (Monday).


Borrower

Mr Mark Pringle
Gender: Male. Address: Haining.
Occupation (original): Esqr.
Life dates: 1754-1812.
Occupation (normalised): Politics/Office Holders > MP (Britain).
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Book Holding

William Roscoe (Male, born 1753, died 1831)
Genre: Lives
Lorenzo de Medici
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Roscoe (Male, born 1753, died 1831)
Genre: Lives
The life of Lorenzo de’ Medici, called the Magnificent.
Language: English . Published: Liverpool. Date of publication: 1795. Format: 4to. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 29 times in 15 borrowing records


Book Work

William Roscoe (Male, born 1753, died 1831)
Genre: Lives
Life of Lorenzo de’ Medici, called the Magnificent

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1800/1/6 (Monday).

Borrower: Mr Mark Pringle

Author: William Roscoe (Male, born 1753, died 1831), Genre: Lives

Life of Lorenzo de’ Medici, called the Magnificent

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 27322

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010174

History of Miss Greville 3V

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1799/12/11 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Thomas Robertson
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Minister.
Life dates: 1775-1805.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.


Book Holding

Elizabeth Keir (Female)
Genre: Fiction
History of Miss Greville by Elizabeth Keir
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Elizabeth Keir (Female)
Genre: Fiction
The history of Miss Greville.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1787. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 77 times in 26 borrowing records


Book Work

Elizabeth Keir (Female)
Genre: Fiction
History of Miss Greville

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1799/12/11 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Thomas Robertson

Author: Elizabeth Keir (Female), Genre: Fiction

History of Miss Greville

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 27323

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010174

History of Women 2 vol.

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1799/12/11 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr Thomas Robertson
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Minister.
Life dates: 1775-1805.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland.


Book Holding

William Alexander (Male, died 1783)
Genre: History
History of Women by William Alexander
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Alexander (Male, died 1783)
Genre: History
The history of women, from the earliest antiquity, to the present time; giving some account of almost every interesting particular concerning that sex, among all nations, ancient and modern.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1779. Format: 4to. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 46 times in 24 borrowing records


Book Work

William Alexander (Male, died 1783)
Genre: History
History of Women, from the Earliest Antiquity, to the Present Time

Borrowed: 1799/12/4 (Wednesday). Returned: 1799/12/11 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr Thomas Robertson

Author: William Alexander (Male, died 1783), Genre: History

History of Women, from the Earliest Antiquity, to the Present Time

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2