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Reward of merit. This certifies, that [Elbridge H. Dudley] for diligence, and attention to studies, and good conduct in school, merits my approbation and esteem. [P.C. Moore] instructer. ...
Date: January 1, 1833
Genre: Rewards of merit
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
Public bequests. The following extracts from the will and codicils of the late Isaiah Thomas, L.L. D., of Worcester, (Mass.) shew the amount bequeathed by him for public purposes.
Date: January 1, 1831
Author: Thomas, Isaiah, 1749-1831.
The Globe ... Saturday afternoon, Jan. 14, 1871, the drama, by Messrs. Charles Fechter and Wilkie Collins, entitled Black and white ...
Date: January 1, 1871
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.
Date: January 1, 1817
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Clarke, Edward Daniel, 1769-1822.
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
A series of sermons, upon the most important principles of our holy religion, in two volumes. By Alexander Macwhorter, D.D. Senior Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, in Newark, New-Jersey. Vol. I-[II]. [One line from Paul] Copy right secured.
Date: January 1, 1803
Author: Macwhorter, Alexander, 1734-1807.
History of the captivity and sufferings of Maria Martin, who was six years a slave in Algiers: two of which she was confined in a dark and dismal dungeon, loaded with irons by the command of an inhuman Turkish officer. Written by herself. To which is prefixed, a history of Algiers, a description of the country, the manners and customs of the natives--their treatment to their slaves--their laws, religion, &c. &c.
Date: January 1, 1815
Genre: Captivity Narratives
Eulogium on Doctor William Shippen [microform] delivered before the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, March, 1809 by Caspar Wistar.
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Wistar, Caspar, 1761-1818.
A geographical dictionary, or Universal gazetteer; ancient and modern. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II]. By J.E. Worcester, A.M.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Worcester, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1784-1865.
The navigator: containing directions for navigating the Monongahela, Alleghany, Ohio, and Mississippi rivers; with an ample account of these much admired waters, from the head of the former to the mouth of the latter; and a concise description of their towns, villages, harbours, settlements, &c. With accurate maps of the Ohio and Mississippi. To which is added an appendix, containing an account of Louisiana, and of the Missouri and Columbia rivers, as discovered by the voyage under Captains Lewis and Clark.
Date: January 1, 1808
Author: Cramer, Zadok, 1773-1813.
Plutarch's lives, translated from the original Greek; with notes critical and historical, and a life of Plutarch. By John Langhorne, D.D. and William Langhorne, A.M. In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1811
C. Julii Caesaris quae extant interpretatione et notis illustravit Johannes Godvinus, professor regius, in usum Delphini. Juxta editionem Londiniensem.
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Caesar, Julius.
Dissimulation illustrated. A sermon delivered at Brandon, Vermont, February 22, 1813, before the Washington Benevolent Society; it being the anniversary of Gen. Washington's birth-day. By Lemuel Haynes, A.M. Pastor of the church in West-Rutland.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Haynes, Lemuel, 1753-1833.