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Record ID 248339

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 295

Collection of Voyages v. 6

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Collection of Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

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: 1804/5/26 (Saturday).

Borrower: Robert Annan

Genre: Travel

Collection of Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 6

Record ID 248588

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 296

Robertson's America v. 3

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
Robertson's History of America
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
The history of America. By William Robertson, ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1780. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 207 times in 188 borrowing records


Book Work

William Robertson (Male, born 1721, died 1793)
Genre: History
History of America [William Robertson]

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday).

Borrower: Thomas Logan

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

History of America [William Robertson]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3

Record ID 248831

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 299

Record ID 249824

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 312

Collection of Voyages v. 2

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

A W Crichton
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Collection of Voyages
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

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: 1804/5/26 (Saturday).

Borrower: A W Crichton

Genre: Travel

Collection of Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 249884

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

Buffon v. 6

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

Charles Stodart
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 6

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 250292

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 317

Mavor's Travels v. 12

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

William Fordyce Mavor (Male, born 1758, died 1837)
Genre: Travel
Mavor's Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 12

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

William Fordyce Mavor (Male, born 1758, died 1837)
Genre: Travel
Historical account of the most celebrated voyages, travels, and discoveries, from the time of Columbus to the present period. By William Mavor, LL.D. ...
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1796-1797. Format: 18mo. Pagination: 20 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 1042 times in 955 borrowing records


Book Work

William Fordyce Mavor (Male, born 1758, died 1837)
Genre: Travel
Historical Account of the Most Celebrated Voyages, Travels, and Discoveries [William Fordyce Mavor]

Record ID 250823

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 326

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday).

Borrower: William McDonell

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

History of Scotland [George Buchanan]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 251609

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 341

Tour thro Britain v. 1

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

C Watts
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
Tour thro Great Britain
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
A tour through the whole island of Great Britain. Divided into circuits or journies. Containing I. A description of the principal cities and towns, ... Originally begun by the celebrated Daniel De Foe, continued by the late Mr. Richardson.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1769. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 4 vol.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 141 times in 117 borrowing records


Book Work

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
Tour through the Whole Island of Great Britain

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday).

Borrower: C Watts

Author: Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761), Genre: Travel

Tour through the Whole Island of Great Britain

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 251915

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 348

Tour Great Britain v. 4

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

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


Book Holding

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
Tour thro Great Britain
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
A tour through the whole island of Great Britain. Divided into circuits or journies. Containing I. A description of the principal cities and towns, ... Originally begun by the celebrated Daniel De Foe, continued by the late Mr. Richardson.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1769. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 4 vol.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 141 times in 117 borrowing records


Book Work

Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761)
Genre: Travel
Tour through the Whole Island of Great Britain

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday).

Borrower: Joseph Grant

Author: Daniel Defoe (Male, born c.1661, died 1731), Samuel Richardson (Male, born 1689, died 1761), Genre: Travel

Tour through the Whole Island of Great Britain

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 253430

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 376

Park's Travels

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday).


Borrower

Henry Paul
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Pupil.
Occupation (normalised): Education > School Child.


Book Holding

Mungo Park (Male, born 1771, died 1806)
Genre: Travel
Park's Travels

Book Edition

Confidence level: Speculative

Mungo Park (Male, born 1771, died 1806)
Genre: Travel
Travels in the interior districts of Africa: performed under the Direction and Patronage of the African Association, in the years 1795, 1796, and 1797. By Mungo Park
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1799. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 210 times in 206 borrowing records


Book Work

Mungo Park (Male, born 1771, died 1806)
Genre: Travel
Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa, Performed in the Years 1795, 1796, and 1797

Record ID 253790

Library: Royal High School of Edinburgh. Register: SL137144 (Type: Student). Page: 383

Buffon v. 7

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: yes.


Borrower

B W Braidwood
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 7

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 29696

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010284

Persian Tales 2

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr George Lawson
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Life dates: 1749–1820.


Book Holding

Genre: Fiction
Persian Tales.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Genre: Fiction
Persian tales; or the thousand and one days.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1789. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Editors: Compiled by François Pétis de la Croix, with the collaboration of Alain René Le Sage.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 40 times in 23 borrowing records


Book Work

Genre: Fiction
Persian Tales; or The Thousand and One Days

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr George Lawson

Genre: Fiction

Persian Tales; or The Thousand and One Days

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 29694

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010284

Voyages V 1 & 2

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr George Lawson
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Life dates: 1749–1820.


Book Holding

Genre: Travel
Voyages and Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr George Lawson

Genre: Travel

Voyages and Travels

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 29697

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010284

Miltons Works V2

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr George Lawson
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Life dates: 1749–1820.


Book Holding

John Milton (Male, born 1608, died 1674)
Genre: Poetry
Milton's Poetical Works
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

John Milton (Male, born 1608, died 1674)
Genre: Poetry
The poetical works of Mr. John Milton.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1705. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 2 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 13 times in 10 borrowing records


Book Work

John Milton (Male, born 1608, died 1674)
Genre: Poetry
Poetical Works of John Milton

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr George Lawson

Author: John Milton (Male, born 1608, died 1674), Genre: Poetry

Poetical Works of John Milton

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 29692

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010284

Statist Account V 4 5

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr George Lawson
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Life dates: 1749–1820.


Book Holding

Sir John Sinclair (Male, born 1754, died 1835)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Statistical Account
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4, Volume 5

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Sir John Sinclair (Male, born 1754, died 1835)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
The statistical account of Scotland. Drawn up from the communications of the ministers of the different parishes.
Language: English . Published: Edinburgh. Date of publication: 1791-1799. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 21 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 440 times in 307 borrowing records


Book Work

Sir John Sinclair (Male, born 1754, died 1835)
Genre: Politics, Society and Political Economy
Statistical Account of Scotland

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr George Lawson

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

Statistical Account of Scotland

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4, Volume 5

Record ID 29693

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010284

Pamphlets V 12

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr George Lawson
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Life dates: 1749–1820.


Book Holding

Pamphlets
Volumes borrowed: Volume 12

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr George Lawson

Pamphlets

Volumes borrowed: Volume 12

Record ID 29695

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 1 (1800-1812, Type: Town). Page: 1010284

Gisborns Cristanity

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).


Borrower

Reverend Mr George Lawson
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Life dates: 1749–1820.


Book Holding

Thomas Gisborne (Male, born 1758, died 1846)
Genre: Education
Gisborne's Familiar Survey of the Christian Religion

Borrowed: 1804/5/26 (Saturday). Returned: 1804/6/12 (Tuesday).

Borrower: Reverend Mr George Lawson

Author: Thomas Gisborne (Male, born 1758, died 1846), Genre: Education

Familiar Survey of the Christian Religion