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Record ID 301138

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/6 (1774-1776, Type: Other). Page: 227

Baker's employment for the Microscope 8.vo

Borrowed: 1776/3/8 (Friday). Returned: 1776/4/8 (Monday). Fine pledged in case of late return: ten shillings sterl..


Mr Harry Erskine
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1768. Life dates: 1746-1817.
Occupation (normalised): Law > Advocate. Law > Lord Advocate. Law > Dean of Faculty. Politics/Office Holders > MP (Britain).

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Henry Baker (Male, born 1698, died 1774)
Genre: Natural Philosophy
Employment for the microscope [Baker]
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: Cq.5.10a.

Borrowed: 1776/3/8 (Friday). Returned: 1776/4/8 (Monday).

Borrower: Mr Harry Erskine

Author: Henry Baker (Male, born 1698, died 1774), Genre: Natural Philosophy

Employment for the Microscope