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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.
Gaine's New-York pocket almanac, for the year 1803 ... Calculated for this and the neighboring states. ... By Thomas Moore, philo.
Date: January 1, 1802
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, one thousand cities, towns, and villages in the United States, more than has appeared in any foreign 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, 1812
Author: Brookes, R. (Richard), fl. 1721-1763.
The family gazetteer. On which are alphabetically exhibited, at one view, the names, situation, population, latitude, &c. of all the most important cities and towns in the known world---with a particular notice of those in the United States. (To be suspended like a map.) By an experienced school master, who has long seen the great necessity of such a work in families and school rooms.
Date: January 1, 1837
Author: Greenleaf, J. (Jeremiah), 1791-1864.
Third concert! by Fiske's Cornet Band, (M. Arbuckle, leader and director,) at Mechanics Hall, on Tuesday evening, June 21, 1859, Mrs. Minnie Little & Mr. S.B. Ball, of Boston, vocalists. Mr. B.D. Allen,--pianist. Programme. ...
Date: January 1, 1859
Preaching the Gospel, the ordinance of God for the profit of saints and sinners. Two sermons, preached in the 2d Society of Saybroook, Lord's Day, March 18, 1804. By Richard Ely, A.M. Pastor of the 2d Church in Saybrook. [Five lines of quotation]
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Ely, Richard, 1733-1814.
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.
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. ; With plates.
Date: January 1, 1817
Short sermons, designed for the use of those, who have little time to read longer discourses. [Three lines from Hebrews]
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Biddulph, Thomas Tregenna, 1763-1838.
Date: January 1, 1813
Author: Condie, Thomas, 1775?-1814.
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 following letter was written by Dr. Buchanan ... for the purpose of giving to his friend some information ... with respect to the state of Christianity in India. ...
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Buchanan, Claudius, 1766-1815.
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.
Letters of the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montague written during her travels in Europe, Asia, and Africa. Which contain, among other curious relations, accounts of the policy and manners of the Turks. Drawn from sources that have been inaccessible to other travellers.
Date: January 1, 1801
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762.
A sermon, on faith, love, and hope; by the Rev. Paul Coffin, A.M. of Buxton; with the charge and right-hand, given to the Rev. Jonathan Cogswell, ordained at Saco, October 24, 1810, to the pastoral office in that place.
Date: January 1, 1811
Author: Coffin, Paul, 1738-1821.