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Illustrissimo Nelson Dingley, LL.D. gubernatori ... exercitationes hasce juvenes, in artibus aut scientiis initiati ... Habitæ in comitiis Collegii Bowdoinensis, Brunsvici in republica Mainensi, VIII. idus Julias Anno Salutis MDCCCLXXV ...
Date: January 1, 1875
Genre: Academic exercises
A very surprising narrative of a young woman, who was discovered in the gloomy mansion of a rocky cave! after having been taken from her companion by the savage Indians of the wilderness, in the year 1787, and seeing no human being for the space of nine years. In a letter from a gentleman to his friend.
Date: January 1, 1802
Genre: Captivity Narratives
Author: Panther, Abraham.
The Hutchinson Family! Asa B. Lizzie C. Abby, and little Freddy, returned from their successful campaign in the "Old Pine Tree State," cordially extend an invitation to their numerous friends of this place ... to come and hear their new songs and sentiments ... at Washburn Hall, Worcester, on Friday evening, November 23, 1860. ...
Date: January 1, 1860
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 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 family tour through the British Empire; containing some accounts of its natural and artificial curiosities, history and antiquities, interspersed with biographical anecdotes. Particularly adapted to the amusement and instruction of youth. By Priscilla Wakefield.
Date: January 1, 1804
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Wakefield, Priscilla, 1751-1832.
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire. By Edward Gibbon, Esq. In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794.
The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical observations on their works. By Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. In three volumes. Vol. I[-III].
Date: January 1, 1811
Author: Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
A new literal translation from the original Greek, of all the Apostolical epistles. With a commentary, and notes, philological, critical, explanatory, and practical. To which is added, a history of the life of the Apostle Paul. By James Macknight. D.D. Author of A harmony of the Gospels, &c. In six volumes To which is prefixed, an account of the life of the author. Vol. I-[II]
Date: January 1, 1810
Memoirs of the life of the Reverend George Whitefield, M.A. late chaplain to the right honourable the Countess of Huntingdon: in which every circumstance worthy of notice, both in his private and public character, is recorded. Faithfully selected from his original papers, journals and letters. Illustrated by a variety of interesting and entertaining anecdotes, from the best authorities. With a particular account of his death and funeral; and extracts from the sermons which were preached on that occasion. Compiled by the Rev. John Gillies, D.D. To which is added, an extract from Mr. Whitefield's tracts. [Eight lines of Scripture texts]
Date: January 1, 1801
Author: Gillies, John, 1712-1796.
A narrative of the most remarkable particulars in the life of James Albert, Akawsaw, Granwasa; as dictated by himself.
Date: January 1, 1810
Author: Gronniosaw, James Albert Ukawsaw.
Sketch of the life of the notorious Stephen Burroughs, given by himself. Containing an account of his youthful pranks of mischief--the crimes of his manhood--his uncommon ingenuity on many critical occasions--his success in preaching--his great sufferings--& who as late as the year 1809, was living in Lower Canada, and extensively engaged in counterfeiting the bank notes & coins of the United States.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Burroughs, Stephen, 1765-1840.
The American universal geography, or, A view of the present state of all the empires, kingdoms, states, and republics in the known world, and of the United States in particular. In two parts. The first part treats of astronomical geography, and other useful preliminaries to the study of geography ... The second part describes at large, and from the latest and best authorities, the present state ... of the Eastern continent ... To which are added, an improved catalogue of names of places, and their geographical situation, alphabetically arranged--an enlarged chronological table, of remarkable events, from the Creation to the present time--a list of ancient and modern learned and eminent men--and a table of all the monies of the world, reduced to the federal currency. The whole comprehending a complete and improved system of modern geography. Calculated for Americans. Illustrated with twenty-eight maps and charts. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. Minister of the Congregational Church in Charlestown. Part I[-II]. The introduction revised and amended by Samuel Webber, A.M. Hollis prof. of math. and nat. philos. in the University of Cambridge.
Date: January 1, 1802
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
De viris illustribus urbis Romæ, a Romulo ad Augustum, ad usum scholarum. Auctore C.F. L'homond, in Universitate Parisiensi professore emerito. Juxta novam editionem Parisiensem anno 1817.
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: L'Homond, C. F., 1727-1794.
The pious parent's gift, or A plain and familiar sermon, wherein the principles of the Christian religion are proposed, and clearly represented to the minds of children. Each part of which is accompanied with select verses, from the works of Dr. Watts. By William Mason. [Three lines from Luke] To which is added, The closet companion: And The swearer's prayer.
Date: January 1, 1815
Author: Mason, William, 1719-1791.