Papers of David Bogue (1794-1824)

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 237 Coll-774
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      8 defined batches notes. Access to records in a fragile condition may be restricted.
  • Location
      MSS BOGU 1-9

Scope and Content

The collection is composed of: lectures on moral philosophy, 1818-1821; minutes of lectures on mathematics, containing rules and practical illustrations, 1814-1815; minutes of lectures on political oeconomy, 1815-1816; minutes of lectures on Greek grammar; minutes of lectures on the Greek language (consisting of observations, explanatory, critical and philological) in the University of Glasgow, 1814-1815; minutes of praelections on Greek language in the University of Glasgow, 1815-1816; minutes of observations, critical, explanatory and philological, delivered in a course of lectures on Hebrew, 1815-1816; miscellaneous additional lecture notes; and, tickets of admission to the 20th annual meeting of the Church Missionary Society, 1820.

Administrative / Biographical History

David Bogue was the son of David Bogue (1750-1825) of Gosport College. The younger Bogue was born in 1794, and he died in 1824. He had studied at Glasgow University.

Access Information

Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance.


The biographical/administrative history was compiled using material contained in the collection.

Compiled by Graeme D Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections Division.

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Related Material

The New College Library also holds a collection relating to Bogue's father, David Bogue (1750-1825), consisting mainly of lectures and lecture notes MSS BOG.1-9.

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