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Boston Museum ... In compliance with a general requisition, the new American opera bouffe! ... April 26th, 1862. ...
Date: January 1, 1862
The life of General George Washington, late president of the United States of America. And commander in chief of their armies, during the Revolutionary War. Dedicated to the youth of America.
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Corry, John, b. ca. 1770.
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 appellative 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 John Brown, minister of the Gospel at Haddington. To which are added for the first time, notes, historical, literary, and theological. Illustrated with elegant maps and plates. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Brown, John, 1722-1787.
The Flowers of modern travels; being elegant, entertaining, and instructive extracts, selected from the works of the most celebrated travellers; by the Rev. John Adams, A.M. [Two lines of quotations] In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1816
Genre: Travel literature
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
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 eight volumes. Illustrated with plates. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: Rollin, Charles, 1661-1741.
A concise summary of the second volume of the Olive Branch, a book containing an account of Governor Chittenden's giving written instructions to Gen. Ira Allen in 1795, to purchase military stores in Europe, for the militia of the state of Vermont, of his purchase of 24 brass field pieces, 20,000 muskets furnished with bayonets in France, of his being captured by an English 74 gun ship, with consequences resulting therefrom. To which is subjoined, General Allen's circular letter, on the subject of a ship canal of commerce, and the advantage of British America in preserving peace between Great Britain and the United States. Including Gen. Allen's memorials to the Senate of the United States, of February 1805, and December 1806, and with other documents and letters to men of great respectability in Europe and America.
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Allen, Ira, 1751-1814.
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 ... The second volume contains the geography of the Eastern continent ... The whole comprehending a complete and improved system of modern geography. Accompanied by a general atlas of the world, containing sixty-three maps; by Arrowsmith and Lewis. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. Minister of the Congregational Church in Charlestown. Volume I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
Sermons, by Hugh Blair, D.D. one of the ministers of the High Church, and professor of rhetoric and belles lettres in the University of Edinburgh. In two volumes. Volume the first[-second].
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: Blair, Hugh, 1718-1800.
The life of Gen. Francis Marion. A celebrated partizan officer, in the Revolutionary War, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia by Brigadier General P. Horry, of Marion's brigade; and M.L. Weems.
Date: January 1, 1815
Author: Weems, M. L. (Mason Locke), 1759-1825.
The works of the Rev. John Newton, late Rector of the United Parishes of St. Mary Wollnoth & St. Mary Woolchurch Haw, London. From the last London edition, published by direction of his executors. In six volumes. Vol. I[-VI].
Date: January 1, 1810
Author: Newton, John, 1725-1807.
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 significatons [i.e. significations] tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins; John Brown's Concordance, &c. &c. &c. ; Embellished with a map of Palestine, and a map of the travels of the Apostles.
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; Brown's concordance; and, what has never before been added, an account of the lives and martyrdom of the apostles and evangelists. With plates.
Date: January 1, 1818
The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments. The text carefully printed from the most correct copies of the present authorized translation. Including the marginal readings and parallel texts. With a commentary and critical notes, designed as a help to a better understanding of the Sacred writings. By Adam Clarke, LL.D. F.S.A. M.R.I.A. Vol. I[-IV]. [Two lines from Romans]
Date: January 1, 1811
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.