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James Heywood's great show (formerly Spaulding & McAvoy's Lalla Rookh,) the largest & best variety show ever organized. ...
Date: January 1, 1865
Academy Hall, Millbury. Grand concert of the Worcester Musical Association, under the direction of E.S. Nason, on Monday evening, May 15, 1854. Programme. ...
Date: January 1, 1854
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.
National Theatre. ... Wednesday evening, Sept'r 8th, 1858, will be performed The three fast men! Or, The female Robinson Crusoes! ... Favorite dance, by Miss Lang. ... The female minstrels! Fourteen young ladies ... will appear in an Olla Podrida of Ethiopian medley ...
Date: January 1, 1858
Travels in Greece, Palestine, Egypt, and Barbary, during the years 1806 and 1807. By F.A. de Chateaubriand. Translated from the French by F. Shoberl. Embellished with a map, and three copper and four wood engravings.
Date: January 1, 1814
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Chateaubriand, François-René, vicomte de, 1768-1848.
Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c. Written by himself, to a late period, and continued to the time of his death by his grandson, William Temple Franklin. Now first published from the original manuscript, comprising the private correspondence & public negotiations of Dr. Franklin: together with the whole of his political, philosophical, & miscellaneous works. Vol. I[-VI].
Date: January 1, 1808
Author: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Benefit of the Boston North End Mission. Mechanics Hall ... March 23d, 1874. Mr. Nelson Varley's grand ballet concert ...
Date: January 1, 1874
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 care of the soul, urged as the one thing needful, from these words, Luke X. 42--former part. "One thing is needful." By Philip Doddridge, D.D.
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Doddridge, Philip, 1702-1751.
The happy nation. A sermon, preached at the anniversary election, in Hartford, May 8th, 1806. By William Lyman, A.M. pastor of a church in East-Haddam.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Lyman, William, 1764-1833.
Select and fugitive poetry. A compilation: [Three lines of verse] with notes biographical and historical. By Richard Dinmore.
Date: January 1, 1802
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768.
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.
Heine Concert Co. Boston, Mass. The Redpath Lyceum Bureau, managers. Season of 1875-76. ... The great blind vocalist. ...
Date: January 1, 1876