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Boston Museum ... Second week of the grand allegorical Japanese romance, The magic mirror ... February 23d, 1855 ...
Date: January 1, 1855
A new gazetteer of the Eastern continent; or, A geographical dictionary: containing, in alphabetical order, a description of all the countries, kingdoms, states, cities, towns, principal rivers, lakes, harbours, mountains, &c. &c. in Europe, Asia, Africa, and their adjacent islands. Carefully compiled from the best authorities. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. A.A.S. S.H.S. author of the American universal geography, and American gazetteer, and Rev. Elijah Parish, A.M. Illustrated with eighteen maps. Designed as a second volume, to the American gazetteer.
Date: January 1, 1802
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
Petition from the citizens of the counties of Clarke, Monroe, Washington, Mobile, and Baldwin, in the Alabama Territory. October 1817. December 30, 1817. Referred to the select committee, appointed on the 17th instant, on a memorial of the Mississippi Convention, relating to an extension of the limits of that state[.]
Date: January 1, 1817
Brookes's General gazetteer improved; or, A new and compendious geographical dictionary: containing a description of the empires, kingdoms, states, provinces, cities, towns, forts, seas, harbours, rivers, lakes, mountains, capes, &c. in the known world. With the government, customs, manners, and religion of the inhabitants; the extent, boundaries, and natural productions of each country; the trade, manufactures, and curiosities of the cities and towns, their longitude, latitude, bearings and distances in English miles, from remarkable places; and the various events by which they have been distinguished. Including a detail of the counties, cities, boroughs, market-towns, and principal villages, in Great Britain and Ireland: together with a succinct account of, at least, seven hundred cities, towns and villages in the United States, more than has appeared in any preceding edition of the same work; in which the numerous mistakes and deficiencies of European gazetteers, respecting this country, are corrected and supplied. Illustrated by eight maps, neatly executed. Originally written by R. Brookes, M.D.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Brookes, R. (Richard), fl. 1721-1763.
A sermon, preached at Haverhill, (Mass.) in remembrance of Mrs. Harriet Newell, wife of the Rev. Samuel Newell, missionary to India. Who died at the Isle of France, Nov. 30, 1812, aged 19 years. To which are added Memoirs of her life. By Leonard Woods, D.D. Abbot Professor of Christian Theology in the Theol. Sem. Andover.
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Woods, Leonard, 1774-1854.
An historical account of the most celebrated voyages, travels and discoveries, from the time of Columbus, to the present period. By William Mavor, L.L.D. Vol. I[-XXIV].
Date: January 1, 1803
Author: Mavor, William Fordyce, 1758-1837.
The Holy Bible: : containing the Old & New Testaments: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised. With marginal notes and references. ; Together with the Apocrypha. ; To which are added, an index: an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; and, what has never before been added, an account of the lives and martyrdom of the apostles and evangelists.
Date: January 1, 1818
The Holy Bible: containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised; with marginal notes and references, and the explanatory notes of Ostervald. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins: John Brown's Concordance, &c.
Date: January 1, 1814
Captain Cook's three voyages to the Pacific Ocean. The first performed in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, & 1771: the second in 1772, 1773, 1774, & 1775: the third and last in 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, & 1780. Faithfully abridged from the quarto editions. Containing a particular relation of all the interesting transactions during the several voyages. To which is prefixed, the life of Captain Cook. Complete in two volumes. Vol. I [-II]. Illustrated with handsome copperplate engravings.
Date: January 1, 1814
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Cook, James, 1728-1779.
The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, with original notes and practical observations. By Thomas Scott, Rector of Aston Sandford, Bucks, and chaplain to the Lock Hospital. In six volumes--Vol. I[-IV, I-II].
Date: January 1, 1815
The great concern of salvation. In three parts. Viz. I. A discovery of man's natural state; or, the guilty sinner convicted. II. Man's recovery by faith in Christ: or, the convinced sinner's case and cure. III. The Christian's duty with respect to both personal & family religion. By the late Rev. Thomas Halyburton, professor of divinity in the University of St. Andrew's.
Date: January 1, 1801
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Halyburton, Thomas, 1674-1712.
The American universal geography; or, A view of the present state of all the kingdoms, states, and colonies in the known world. In two volumes. The first volume contains a copious introduction, adapted to the present improved state of astronomical science ... The second volume contains the geography of the Eastern continent ... The whole comprehending a complete and improved system of modern geography. Accompanied by a general atlas of the world, containing sixty-three maps; by Arrowsmith and Lewis. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. Minister of the Congregational Church in Charlestown. Volume I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
A dictionary of the Holy Bible: containing an historical account of the persons: a geographical and historical account of the places: a literal, critical, and systematical description of other objects, whether natural, artificial, civil, religious, or military: and the explication of the appellative terms, mentioned in the writings of the Old and New Testament. The whole comprising whatever important is known concerning the antiquities of the Hebrew nation and church of God; forming a sacred commentary; a body of Scripture history, chronology, and divinity; and serving in a great measure as a concordance to the Bible. By John Brown, minister of the Gospel at Haddington. To which are added for the first time, notes, historical, literary, and theological. Illustrated with elegant maps and plates. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Brown, John, 1722-1787.
A new system of modern geography, or A general description of the most remarkable countries throughout the known world; their respective situations, extents, divisions, cities, rivers, mountains, soils, and productions; their commerce, manners, customs, laws, and religion; together with their principal historical events, and political importance in the great commonwealth of nations: compiled from the most modern systems of geography, and the latest voyages and travels, and containing many important additions to the geography of the United States that have never appeared in any other work of the kind. Illustrated with eight maps, comprising the latest discoveries, and engraved by the first American artists. By Benjamin Davies. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: Davies, Benjamin.