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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, 1818
Author: Woods, Leonard, 1774-1854.
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.
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.
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.
A geographical dictionary, or Universal gazetteer; ancient and modern. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II]. By J.E. Worcester, A.M.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Worcester, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1784-1865.
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, professor of eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French. In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Rollin, Charles, 1661-1741.
The Works of the British poets. With lives of the authors, by Ezekiel Sanford. Vol. I. Chaucer, &c.[-Vol. XXV. Young].
Date: January 1, 1819
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, by the special command of King James I. of England. With marginal notes and references. 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. &c. &c. Embellished with a frontispiece and ten maps.
Date: January 1, 1807
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 history of ancient Greece, its colonies and conquests; from the earliest accounts till the division of the Macedonian Empire in the east. Including the history of literature, philosophy, and the fine arts. By John Gillies, LL.D. F.R.S. and A.S. London, F.R.S. Edinburgh, and historiographer to His Majesty for Scotland. [Four lines in Greek from Polybius] In four volumes. Vol. I[-IV].
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Gillies, John, 1747-1836.
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.
The covenant of God's mercy made known to Abraham, ratified with him, and the consequent duties obligatory upon his spiritual seed: illustrated in two discourses. By Clark Brown, A.M. Minister of the Congregational Church and Society in Swanzey, N.H. Also, extracts from Mosheims Ecclesiastical history, relative to the origin of the sect, called Baptists.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Brown, Clark, 1771-1817.
The star in the East; a sermon, preached in the parish-church of St. James, Bristol, on Sunday, February 26, 1809, for the benefit of the "Society for Missions to Africa and the East." By the Rev. Claudius Buchanan, L.L.D. from India. [One line from Matthew] To which is added, an appendix, containing the interesting report of the Rev. Dr. Kerr, to the governor of Madras, on the state of the ancient Christians in Cochin and Travancore; and an account of the discoveries, made by the Rev. Dr. Buchanan, of 200,000 Christians, in the sequestered region of Hindostan.
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Buchanan, Claudius, 1766-1815.
Biographical memoirs of Lord Viscount Nelson, with observations critical and explanatory. [One line Latin motto] By John Charnock, Esq. F.R.S. Author of The biographia navalis, and The history of marine architecture, &c. &c.
Date: January 1, 1810
Author: Charnock, John, 1756-1807.
The Philadelphia directory and register, for 1819: containing the names, professions, and residence, of all the heads of families and persons in business, of the city and suburbs, Hamiltonville, and Camden, N.J. With other useful information. By John Adems Paxton, editor of several directories, author of the Alphabetical plan of Philadelphia, and Fireman's guide.
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Paxton, John Adams.