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Nature displayed, in her mode of teaching language to man; or, A new and infallable method of acquiring a language in the shortest time possible, deduced from the analysis of the human mind, and, consequently suited to every capacity. Adapted to the French. By N.G. Dufief, of Philadelphia. [Six lines of quotations] Vol. I-[II] ...
Date: January 1, 1804
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Dufief, N. G. (Nicolas Gouin), 1776?-1834.
Date: January 1, 1875
Genre: Advertising cards
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.
A narrative of a voyage, taken by Capt. James Vanleason, from Amsterdam to China; and from there to the western continent of North America. Where he found a vast number of Indians, and one of the largest rivers in the world, lying in the latitude of 53d. 30m. north. The owner of the ship, Mr. John Vandeleur, went in her as supercargo, and bought a great quantity of fur of the natives. Also, an account of Mr. Vandeleur's being left behind on the continent, by the misconduct of the ship's company, where he lived almost seven years. Likewise, an account of his marriage with a sachem's or king's daughter, one of the Indian nation; by whom he had a son and a daughter. With an account of his conversion, while in that western world: and the conversion of the king, or sachem, the queen, and the sachem's family, with abundance of others. Together with an account of his returning again to Holland, and his father in law; with all the sachem's family, where they now live happy, and are all in Christian love. Written by his own hand, and sent to his uncle at Philadelphia, in the year 1796. With some account of the country and religion.
Date: January 1, 1801
Genre: Captivity Narratives
Author: Vandelure, John.
Authentic and interesting memoirs of Mrs. Clarke, from her infancy to the present time. Likewise, a brief account of Mr. Wardle's charges, relative to His Royal Highness the Duke of York: together with the minutes of evidence, as taken in the House of Commons. From authentic documents. Illustrated with a beautiful portrait of Mrs. Clarke.
Date: January 1, 1809
The Holy Bible: containing the Old and New Testaments: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of His Majesty 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; and tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins. Embellished with eight engravings.
Date: January 1, 1812
Mechanics' Hall ... November 24th, 1865. The original Morris Bros. Pell & Trowbridge's Minstrels ...
Date: January 1, 1865
Adresse des comités Suisses en faveur des esclaves affranchis, et de l'assemblée convoquée à Genève le 29 mars 1866, par le Comité genevois au président et au Congrè des États-unis d'Amérique[.]
Date: January 1, 1866
L'utilité du ministère evangèlique: sermon d'inauguration, prononcé à New-York, dans l'Eglise episcopale protestante-française du Saint Esprit, le quatrième Dimanche d'Avent, Decembre 24, 1815. Par Le Rev. H. Péneveyre, pasteur de cette eglise. Publié à la demande de la congrégation de dite eglise.
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Péneveyre, H. (Henri)
Date: January 1, 1814
Figaro programme du Theatre Francais, Boston. Tremont Theatre. ... Mercredi, 12 Avril, 1865. Les femmes terribles comédie en trois actes ... Jeudi, 13 Avril, 1865. ... Maitre Guerin comédie nouvelle en cinq actes ...
Date: January 1, 1865
The institutes of the Christian religion. By John Calvin. Translated from the original Latin edition, and collated with the author's last edition in French, by John Allen. Preceded by a Memoir of the life of Calvin, by John Mackenzie. [Six lines from Buchanan].
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564.
Isaiah Thomas, Junr's Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhodeisland, New-Hampshire and Vermont almanack, with an ephemeris, for the year of our Lord 1807 ... Fitted to the latitude and longitude of the town of Boston, but will serve without essential variation for the adjacent states. ...
Date: January 1, 1806
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, 1817
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 appelative [sic] 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 the Rev. John Brown, late minister of the Gospel at Haddington, and professor of divinity under the Associate Synod.
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Brown, John, 1722-1787.