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Journal of the proceedings of the late embassy to China; comprising a correct narrative of the public transactions of the embassy, of the voyage to and from China, and of the journey from the mouth of the Pei-Ho to the return to Canton. Interspersed with observations upon the face of the country, the polity, moral character, and manners, of the Chinese nation. Illustrated by a large map. By Henry Ellis, third commissioner of the embassy. [Four lines from Lord Bacon]
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Ellis, Henry, 1777-1869.
Sermons and essays: by the late Rev. Mr. John M'Laurin, one of the ministers of Glasgow. Published from the author's manuscripts, by John Gillies, one of the ministers of Glasgow. To which is prefixed, some account of the life and character of the author.
Date: January 1, 1811
Author: Maclaurin, John, 1693-1754.
Date: January 1, 1879
Seventh season Boston Museum. No. 259. ... Last night but two of Mrs. Barrett's engagement. ... April 23  ...
Date: January 1, 1850
Travels in various countries of Europe, Asia, and Africa. By Edward Daniel Clarke, L.L.D. Part the first. Russia, Tartary, and Turkey. Section 1.
Date: January 1, 1813
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Clarke, Edward Daniel, 1769-1822.
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--a brief geography of the earth--a general description of America--an account of North-America, and its various divisions, particularly of the United States--a general account of the West-Indies, and of the four groupes [sic] of islands into which they are naturally divided, and a minute account of the several islands--a general description of South-America, and a particular account of its various states and provinces--and a brief description of the remaining American islands. The second volume contains a geography of the Eastern continent--a general description of Europe, and a minute account of its various kingdoms and states--a general description of Asia, its kingdoms, provinces, and islands--an account of the numerous islands arranged by modern geographers under the names of Austral Asia and Polynesia--a general description of Africa, and a particular account of its various states and islands. To which are added an abridgement of the last census of the United States--a chronological table of remarkable events from the creation to this time--an improved list of ancient and modern learned and eminent men--and a copious index to the whole work. The whole comprehending a complete system of modern geography. Accompanied by a new and elegant general atlas of the world, containing (in a separate volume,) sixty three maps, comprising, as far as they could be obtained, all the latest discoveries to the present time. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. F.A.A. S.H.S. Minister of the Congregational church in Charlestown. Sixth edition. Arranged on a new plan, and improved in every part by a laborious examination of most of the late respectable voyages and travels, in Europe and Asia, by a free use of the information in the abridgement of Pinkerton's excellent geography, and by the admirable statistical tables of Hassel. Volume I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
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
A history of the Sabbatarians or Seventh Day Baptists, in America. Containing their rise and progress to the year 1811, with their leaders' names, and their distinguishing tenets, &c. By Henry Clarke, Pastor of the First Church in Brookfield, county of Madison, state of New-York. [One line of Scripture text]
Date: January 1, 1811
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Clarke, Henry, 1756-1831.
Sermons on some of the first principles and doctrines of true religion. By Nathanael Emmons, D.D. pastor of the church in Franklin (Mass.) Volume I.
Date: January 1, 1815
Author: Emmons, Nathanael, 1745-1840.
Sermons on important subjects, by the late reverend and pious Samuel Davies, A.M. sometime president of the College in New-Jersey. In three volumes. To which are now added three occasional sermons, not included in the former editions; memoirs and character of the author; and two sermons on occasion of his death by the Rev. Drs. Gibbons and Finley. Vol. I[-III].
Date: January 1, 1802
Author: Davies, Samuel, 1723-1761.
Portrait of Bonaparte; being a view of his administration. By F.A. de Chateaubriand. Together with an ode to Napoleon.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Chateaubriand, François-René, vicomte de, 1768-1848.
A sermon, preached to the young people in Marlborough: at their request. May 31, 1809. By Gershom C. Lyman, A.M. Pastor of the Congregational Church in that town.
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Lyman, Gershom C. (Gershom Clark), 1753-1813.
The Gospel rangers. A sermon delivered at the ordination of Elder Henry Hale. By Daniel Merrill, A.M. Pastor of the Church of Christ in Sedgwick. [Five lines of Scripture texts]
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Merrill, Daniel, 1765-1833.
Preaching the Gospel a necessary means of salvation; illustrated in a sermon, delivered at the ordination of Rev. Henry B. Stimpson, to the pastoral office in Windham, county of Greene. September 14, 1803. By Samuel Fuller, minister of the Gospel in Rensselaerville.
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Fuller, Samuel, 1767-1842.
A blow at the root. Being a fashionable fast-day sermon, delivered at Cheshire, Massachusetts, April 9th, 1801. By John Leland. [Three lines of Scripture text]
Date: January 1, 1801
Author: Leland, John, 1754-1841.