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Hallet & Davis Co. ... the Hallet & Davis Co's pianos again victorious superiority of the Hallet & Davis Co's pianos again demonstrated by the following official statement. ... The highest premium, a silver medal, was awarded the "Hallet & Davis" upright pianos ...
Date: January 1, 1870
Genre: Advertising cards
Lines on the death of Mrs. Polly Kendall, : wife of Mr. John Kendall Jun. who died December 25th 1808 in the 23d year of her age.
Date: January 1, 1808
Author: Buswell, James, 1775?-1843.
Ole Bull's farewell concerts in America. Ole Bull announces to his friends and to the public that he will give his first and positively only grand concert, on Wednesday eve, October 12th , at the Temple, on which occassion he will be assisted by Signorina Adelina Patti, the musical phenomenon--and Maurice Strakosch, the celebrated pianist and composer.
Date: January 1, 1853
Grand concert! The Highland Union Vocalists. ... announce to the membes and patrons of the Highland Union Agricultural Associ'n ... at [The Disciple Ch. Garrettsville] on [Wednesday eve. Oct 2d] ...
Date: January 1, 1850
Grand concert of vocal and instrumental music, at the Masonic Temple, on Wednesday evening, August 27, 1834.
Date: January 1, 1834
Travels of Anacharsis the younger in Greece. During the middle of the fourth century, before the Christian aera. By the Abbé Barthélemi, keeper of the medals in the cabinet of the King of France, and member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French. In four volumes. Vol. I[-IV].
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Barthélemy, J.-J. (Jean-Jacques), 1716-1795.
The Conductor generalis: or, The office, duty and authority of justices of the peace, high-sheriffs, under-sheriffs, coroners, constables, gaolers, jury-men, and overseers of the poor: as also, the office of clerks of assize, and of the peace, &c. Compiled chiefly from Burn's Justice, and the several other books on those subjects, by James Parker, late one of the justices of the peace for Middlesex County, in New-Jersey; and lately revised and adapted to the United States of America, by a gentleman of the law. The whole alphabetically digested under the several titles; with a table, directing to the ready finding out the proper matter under those titles.
Date: January 1, 1801
Genre: Subscribers' lists
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire. By Edward Gibbon, Esq. In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794.
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.
Reports of cases argued and determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of the commonwealth of Massachusetts. : Vol. XII. : Containing the cases for the year 1815. By Dudley Atkins Tyng, Esq. counsellor at law.
Date: January 1, 1816
An elementary treatise on mineralogy and geology, being an introduction to the study of these sciences, and designed for the use of pupils,--for persons, attending lectures on these subjects,--and as a companion for travellers in the United States of America. Illustrated by six plates. By Parker Cleaveland, professor of mathematics and natural philosophy, and lecturer on chemistry and mineralogy, in Bowdoin College, member of the American Academy, and corresponding member of the Linnaean Society of New England. [Three lines in Latin from Ovid]
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Cleaveland, Parker, 1780-1858.
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes & Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. By Charles Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, &c. In four volumes. Illustrated with plates. Vol. I[-IV].
Date: January 1, 1815
Author: Rollin, Charles, 1661-1741.
Oratorio to be performed on the evening of the 1st of May [microform] at Boylston Hall by the Handel and Haydn Society ...
Date: January 1, 1818
Reports of cases argued and determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of the commonwealth of Massachusetts. : Vol. IX. : Containing the cases from May term, 1812, in York, to March term, 1813, in Suffolk, inclusive. By Dudley Atkins Tyng, Esq. counsellor at law.
Date: January 1, 1814