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Record ID 41968

Library: Haddington Library. Register: MS16481 (1790-1816, Type: Town). Page: 58r

2 Vol. of Fieldings Works

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Original Borrowed Date: 25. Original Borrower: William Pringle.


Borrower

William Pringle
Gender: Male.


Book Holding

Henry Fielding (Male, born 1707, died 1754)
Genre: Fiction
Works of Henry Fielding, Esq. With an essay on the life and genius of the author.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Henry Fielding (Male, born 1707, died 1754)
Genre: Fiction
The works of Henry Fielding, Esq. With an essay on the life and genius of the author. Vol. I.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1775. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 12 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 314 times in 238 borrowing records


Book Work

Henry Fielding (Male, born 1707, died 1754)
Genre: Fiction
Works of Henry Fielding

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: William Pringle

Author: Henry Fielding (Male, born 1707, died 1754), Genre: Fiction

Works of Henry Fielding

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2

Record ID 57976

Library: Hunterian Museum Library. Register: MR 25: Register of Books Borrowed from the Hunterian Library (1808-1852, Type: Professorial). Page: Cp1

Smollets Hist.y vol. 4 Q.o

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/11/20 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Dr James Couper
Gender: Male.
Life dates: d. 1836.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Arts and Letters > Curator. Education > University Professor.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
A complete history of England, deduced from the descent of Julius Caesar, to the Treaty of Aix la Chapelle, 1748.
Modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Hunterian I.3.8-11. Contemporary Shelfmark: Bc.2.4.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
A complete history of England, deduced from the descent of Julius Cæsar, to the Treaty of Aix la Chapelle, 1748.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1757-1758. Format: 4to. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 24 times in 9 borrowing records


Book Work

Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771)
Genre: History
Complete History of England [Tobias Smollett]

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/11/20 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Dr James Couper

Author: Tobias George Smollett (Male, born 1721, died 1771), Genre: History

Complete History of England [Tobias Smollett]

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 58783

Library: Hunterian Museum Library. Register: MR 25: Register of Books Borrowed from the Hunterian Library (1808-1852, Type: Professorial). Page: Fp1

Lord Herbert's Life by himself Q.o

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/5 (Saturday).


Borrower

Dr Robert Findlay Finlay
Gender: Male.
Life dates: 1721-1814.
Occupation (normalised): Religion and Clergy > Minister/Priest > Church of Scotland. Education > University Professor.


Book HoldingLibrary record

Baron Edward Herbert of Cherbury (Male, born 1583, died 1648)
Genre: Lives
The life of Edward, Lord Herbert of Cherbury, written by himself.
Modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Hunterian Db.1.20. Contemporary Shelfmark: B.9.29.

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Baron Edward Herbert of Cherbury (Male, born 1583, died 1648)
Genre: Lives
The life of Edward Lord Herbert of Cherbury, written by himself.
Language: English . Published: Strawberry Hill. Date of publication: 1764. Format: 4to.
Editors: Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797.
Number of borrowings: 7


Book Work

Baron Edward Herbert of Cherbury (Male, born 1583, died 1648)
Genre: Lives
Life of Edward, Lord Herbert of Cherbury, Written by Himself

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/5 (Saturday).

Borrower: Dr Robert Findlay Finlay

Author: Baron Edward Herbert of Cherbury (Male, born 1583, died 1648), Genre: Lives

Life of Edward, Lord Herbert of Cherbury, Written by Himself

Record ID 31292

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010394

Paul and Virginia

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr John Anderson Esqr
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Tanner / Esqr.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Tanner/Currier.


Book Holding

Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (Male, born 1737, died 1814)
Genre: Fiction
Paul and Virginia by Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (Male, born 1737, died 1814)
Genre: Fiction
Paul and Virginia. Translated from the French of Bernardin Saint-Pierre; by Helen Maria Williams, Author Of Letters on The French Revolution, Julia A Novel, Poems, etc.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1795. Format: 12mo.
Translators: Williams, Helen Maria
Number of borrowings: 55


Book Work

Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (Male, born 1737, died 1814)
Genre: Fiction
Paul and Virginia

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr John Anderson Esqr

Author: Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (Male, born 1737, died 1814), Genre: Fiction

Paul and Virginia

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 31291

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010394

Rolin 1st vol

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/5 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr John Anderson Esqr
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Tanner / Esqr.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Tanner/Currier.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Rollin's Belles Lettres
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/5 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr John Anderson Esqr

Author: Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741), Genre: Belles Lettres

Method of Teaching and Studying the Belles Lettres

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1

Record ID 31289

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010394

Angelina 3 vol

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr John Anderson Esqr
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Tanner / Esqr.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Tanner/Currier.


Book Holding

Mary Robinson (Female, born 1757-11-27, died 1800-12-26)
Genre: Fiction
Angelina by Mary Robinson
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Mary Robinson (Female, born 1757-11-27, died 1800-12-26)
Genre: Fiction
Angelina; a novel, in Three Volumes.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1796. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 3 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 128 times in 45 borrowing records


Book Work

Mary Robinson (Female, born 1757-11-27, died 1800-12-26)
Genre: Fiction
Angelina; A Novel

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr John Anderson Esqr

Author: Mary Robinson (Female, born 1757-11-27, died 1800-12-26), Genre: Fiction

Angelina; A Novel

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 31290

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010394

Rolin x? 3d 4th

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr John Anderson Esqr
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Tanner / Esqr.
Occupation (normalised): Crafts, Artisans, and Manufacturing > Tanner/Currier.


Book Holding

Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741)
Genre: Belles Lettres
Rollin's Belles Lettres
Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr John Anderson Esqr

Author: Charles Rollin (Male, born 1661, died 1741), Genre: Belles Lettres

Method of Teaching and Studying the Belles Lettres

Volumes borrowed: Volume 3, Volume 4

Record ID 34250

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010491

Calvery 1 vol

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/2 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Robert Laidlaw
Gender: Male. Address: Peel.
Occupation (original): Tenant.
Occupation (normalised): Agricultural > Farmer. Agricultural > Tenant.


Book Holding

Richard Cumberland (Male, born 1732, died 1811)
Genre: Poetry
Calvary by Richard Cumberland

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Richard Cumberland (Male, born 1732, died 1811)
Genre: Poetry
Calvary; or the death of Christ. A poem in eight books.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1792. Format: 4to.
Number of borrowings: 15


Book Work

Richard Cumberland (Male, born 1732, died 1811)
Genre: Poetry
Calvary; or The Death of Christ. A Poem

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/2 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Robert Laidlaw

Author: Richard Cumberland (Male, born 1732, died 1811), Genre: Poetry

Calvary; or The Death of Christ. A Poem

Record ID 34249

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010491

Foots Plays 4 vol

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/2 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr Robert Laidlaw
Gender: Male. Address: Peel.
Occupation (original): Tenant.
Occupation (normalised): Agricultural > Farmer. Agricultural > Tenant.


Book Holding

Samuel Foote (Male, born 1720, died 1777)
Genre: Drama
Dramatic works of Samuel Foote, Esq.
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Samuel Foote (Male, born 1720, died 1777)
Genre: Drama
The dramatic works of Samuel Foote, Esq.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: c.1781. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 39 times in 12 borrowing records


Book Work

Samuel Foote (Male, born 1720, died 1777)
Genre: Drama
Dramatic Works of Samuel Foote

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/2 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr Robert Laidlaw

Author: Samuel Foote (Male, born 1720, died 1777), Genre: Drama

Dramatic Works of Samuel Foote

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

Record ID 34496

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010497

Zimmerman on Solitude 1

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/26 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr Robert Laidlaw
Gender: Male. Address: Philiphaugh.
Occupation (original): Tenant.
Occupation (normalised): Agricultural > Farmer. Agricultural > Tenant.


Book Holding

Johann Georg Zimmermann (Male, born 1728, died 1795)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Zimmerman on Solitude

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Johann Georg Zimmermann (Male, born 1728, died 1795)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Solitude considered with respect to its influence upon the mind and the heart.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1791. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: 20


Book Work

Johann Georg Zimmermann (Male, born 1728, died 1795)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Solitude Considered with Respect to its Influence upon the Mind and the Heart

Record ID 34498

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010497

Do 2d 3d 4th vol

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/26 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr Robert Laidlaw
Gender: Male. Address: Philiphaugh.
Occupation (original): Tenant.
Occupation (normalised): Agricultural > Farmer. Agricultural > Tenant.


Book Holding

Adam Fitz-Adam (Male)
Genre: Periodicals
World
Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Adam Fitz-Adam (Male)
Genre: Periodicals
The world. By Adam Fitz-Adam.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1772. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 75 times in 26 borrowing records


Book Work

Adam Fitz-Adam (Male)
Genre: Periodicals
World

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/26 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr Robert Laidlaw

Author: Adam Fitz-Adam (Male), Genre: Periodicals

World

Volumes borrowed: Volume 2, Volume 3

Record ID 34497

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010497

World 4th vol

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/26 (Saturday).


Borrower

Mr Robert Laidlaw
Gender: Male. Address: Philiphaugh.
Occupation (original): Tenant.
Occupation (normalised): Agricultural > Farmer. Agricultural > Tenant.


Book Holding

Adam Fitz-Adam (Male)
Genre: Periodicals
World
Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Book Edition

Confidence level: Very likely

Adam Fitz-Adam (Male)
Genre: Periodicals
The world. By Adam Fitz-Adam.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1772. Format: 12mo. Pagination: 4 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 75 times in 26 borrowing records


Book Work

Adam Fitz-Adam (Male)
Genre: Periodicals
World

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday). Returned: 1811/10/26 (Saturday).

Borrower: Mr Robert Laidlaw

Author: Adam Fitz-Adam (Male), Genre: Periodicals

World

Volumes borrowed: Volume 4

Record ID 36534

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010554

Anacharsis 2 vol.

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr George Rodger
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Writer / Esqr.
Life dates: d. 1834.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Writer/Procurator.
Selkirk/Bridgeland


Book Holding

Jean-Jacques Barthélemy (Male, born 1716, died 1795)
Genre: Fiction
Anacharsis Travels
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Jean-Jacques Barthélemy (Male, born 1716, died 1795)
Genre: Fiction
Travels of Anacharsis the Younger in Greece, during the middle of the fourth century before the Christian æra.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1790-1791. Format: 8vo. Pagination: 8 vols.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 299 times in 148 borrowing records


Book Work

Jean-Jacques Barthélemy (Male, born 1716, died 1795)
Genre: Fiction
Travels of Anacharsis the Younger in Greece

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr George Rodger

Author: Jean-Jacques Barthélemy (Male, born 1716, died 1795), Genre: Fiction

Travels of Anacharsis the Younger in Greece

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 36533

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010554

Arabian Knights Entertainments 2v

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr George Rodger
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Writer / Esqr.
Life dates: d. 1834.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Writer/Procurator.
Selkirk/Bridgeland


Book Holding

Genre: Fiction
Arabian Nights Entertainments
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr George Rodger

Genre: Fiction

Arabian Nights Entertainments

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Record ID 36535

Library: Selkirk Library. Register: volume 2 (1810-1814, Type: Town). Page: 1010554

Bruyer 2 vol

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).


Borrower

Mr George Rodger
Gender: Male. Address: Selkirk.
Occupation (original): Writer / Esqr.
Life dates: d. 1834.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Writer/Procurator.
Selkirk/Bridgeland


Book Holding

Jean de La Bruyère (Male, born 1645, died 1696), Theophrastus (Male, born c.BCE371, died BCE287)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Characters, or the manners of the age [Bruyere]
Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2

Book Edition

Confidence level: Certain

Jean de La Bruyère (Male, born 1645, died 1696), Theophrastus (Male, born c.BCE371, died BCE287)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
The characters, or the manners of the age. By Monsieur de La Bruyere, of the French Academy. Made English by several hands. With the Characters of Theophrastus, translated from the Greek. And a prefatory discourse to them, by Monsieur de La Bruyere.
Language: English . Published: London. Date of publication: 1702. Format: 8vo.
Number of borrowings: Volumes associated with this edition were borrowed 11 times in 6 borrowing records


Book Work

Jean de La Bruyère (Male, born 1645, died 1696), Theophrastus (Male, born c.BCE371, died BCE287)
Genre: Philosophy and Morality
Characters, or the Manners of the Age ... With the Characters of Theophrastus

Borrowed: 1811/9/25 (Wednesday).

Borrower: Mr George Rodger

Author: Jean de La Bruyère (Male, born 1645, died 1696), Theophrastus (Male, born c.BCE371, died BCE287), Genre: Philosophy and Morality

Characters, or the Manners of the Age ... With the Characters of Theophrastus

Volumes borrowed: Volume 1, Volume 2