Blackburn, Peter

Biography: Born at Glasgow in c.1550; Regent, Glasgow University, Minister of St Nicholas, Aberdeen 1582, transferred to East Kirk, 1596, signed Foundation Charter of Marischal Coll. As witness 1593, Moderator of Gen. Assembly 1597, Dean of Faculty Marischal Coll. 1598, Bishop of Aberdeen 1600, Chancellor of King's Coll. 1600-16, died 14 June 1616.



From Provenance Catalogue: Blackburn was born in Glasgow c.1550. He taught under Andrew Melville at Glasgow University, where he was regent by 1574. In 1582 he was appointed Minister of St. Nicholas, Aberdeen, and of the East Kirk in 1596. Moderator of the General Assembly in 1597, he became Bishop of Aberdeen in 1601. From 1600 til his death in 1616 he was Chancellor of King's College. See Rait, Robert Sangster: The universities of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, 1895.

Biography Date: fl.1582-1616

Biography References: Prov. Reg. Notes (Fast. Eccles. Scot., VI, 1 & 36; Keith, Scottish Bishops, 131; Officers & Graduates, 3.); Fasti 3, 10; Drummond 296.


Book List

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Owner (other form of name) Book Title Author Publication Place Date
Blackburn, Peter Platonos Minos, e peri nomou. Nomon, e peri nomothesias, logoi dedeka. Epinomis, e philosophos. Plato. Louvain 1531
Blackburn, Peter Dictionairii Latino-graeci, sive synonymorum D.M.R pars I. Ruland, M. Augsburg 1600
Blackburn, Peter De fortitudine bellica et heroica Pontano, G.G. Naples 1490
Blackburn, Peter Historia romana. Appianus, of Alexandria. Venice 1477
Blackburn, Peter Orations. Cicero, M.T. Lyon 1554
Blackburn, Peter Commentaires de Jules Cesar, de la guerre de la Gaule. Caesar, Julius. Lyon 1555
Blackburn, Peter Nizolius, sive Thesaurus Ciceronianus post Mar. Nizolii, Basilii Zanchi et doctissimorum aliorum virorum ... Operas, postrema hac editione per Marcellum... Nizolio, Mario. Lyon 1581
Blackburn, Peter De literatorum & eorum qui magistratibus funguntur conseruada praeseruandaque valetudine copendium. Gratarolo, G. Basel 1555
Blackburn, Peter Ioannis Iuelli aduersus Thomam Hardingum, volumen alterum, in quo viginti septem quaestiones & scripturis, & omnium conciliorum ac patrum monimentis... Jewel, J. London 1578
Blackburn, Peter Grammatica Chaldaea et Syra. Tremellius, I. Geneva 1569
Blackburn, Peter Les diuerses lecons de Pierre Messie. Mexia, P. Lyon 1584
Blackburn, Peter Bible sacre textus. Cum concordantiis Veteris ac Novi Testamenti: canonibusque evangeliorum ... Preponuntum & capiti cuilibet summaria perutilia: indiciaque seu... Lyon 1531
Blackburn, Peter In hoc opere continentur totius philosophiae naturalis paraphrases: adiectis ad literam scholiis declaratae... Introductio in libros Physicorum. Paraphrasis octo Physicorum... Aristotle Paris 1521
Blackburn, Peter Institutiones oratoriae Quintilian Venice 1494
Blackburn, Peter Epistolae Jerome, Saint Mainz 1470
Blackburn, Peter De bellis civilibus Appianus,of Alexandria Venice 1477
Blackburn, Peter De obedientia Pontano, G.G. Naples 1490
Blackburn, Peter Dialogi qui Charon et Antonius inscribuntur Pontano, G.G. Naples 1491
Blackburn, Petrus Ad acta Colloquii Montisbelgardensis Tubingae editaresponsionis. Beze, T de. Geneva 1588
Blackburne, Peter Tabulae analyticae, quibus exemplar illud sanorum Sermonumn de fide, charitate, et patienta, quod olim prophetae, euangelistae, Apostoli literis memoriaeque mandauerunt,... Kis, S. Schaffhausen 1592
Blakburne, Peter Xenophontis ... Opera, quae quidem Graece extant, omnia ... In Latinam linguam conversa, atque nunc postremum per Seb. Castalionem ...... Xenophon. Basel 1551
Blakburne, Peter Institution de la religion chrestienne... Calvin, J. Lyon 1565
Blakburne, Peter Strabonis philosophi Geographicorum liber primus (-decimus septimus). Strabo. Basel 1523
Blakburne, Peter Mini Celsi de haereticis capitali supplicio non afficiendis. Celsus, M. n.p. 1584
Blakburne, Peter De Oratore Cicero, M.T. Paris 1553
Blakburne, Petri Commentariorum D. Ioannis Chrysostomi in omnes Pauli epistolas. Chrysostom, John, Saint. Paris 1548