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Thespians! ... Town Hall, Claremont, on Thursday and Friday evenings, Aug. 26th & 27th, 1869 ... The evening's entertainment will commence with the romantic drama, in 3 acts, entitled Nobody's child .... To conclude with the farce, in 1 act, of Nan, the good-for-nothing! ...
Date: January 1, 1869
An affecting narrative of the captivity and sufferings of Thomas Nicholson (a native of New Jersey,) : who has been six years a prisoner among the Algerines, and from whom he fortunately made his escape a few months previous to Commodore Decatur's late expedition. : To which is added, a concise description of Algiers of the customs, manners, &c of the natives--and some particulars of Commodore Decatur's late expedition, against the Barbary powers. : [Three lines of quotation]
Date: January 1, 1816
Genre: Captivity Narratives
Author: Nicholson, Thomas, 1791?-
The Ohio gazetteer, or Topographical dictionary; containing a description of the several counties, towns, villages, settlements, roads, rivers, lakes[,] springs, mines, &c. in the state of Ohio; alphabetically arranged. By John Kilbourn.
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Kilbourn, John, 1787-1833.
The blind African slave, or Memoirs of Boyrereau Brinch, nick-named Jeffrey Brace. Containing an account of the kingdom of Bow-Woo, in the interior of Africa, with the soil, climate and natural productions, laws and customs peculiar to that place. With an account of his captivity, sufferings, sales, travels, emancipation, conversion to the Christian religion, knowledge of the Scriptures, &c. Interspersed with strictures on slavery, speculative observations on the qualities of human nature, with quotations from Scripture. By Benjamin F. Prentiss, Esq.
Date: January 1, 1810
Genre: Slave narratives
Author: Brinch, Boyrereau.
The Philadelphia directory, for 1801. Containing the names, occupations, and places of abode of the citizens, arranged in alphabetical order: also a register of the Constitution of the United States--ministers, consuls, &c. from foreign powers to the United States; and from the United States to foreign powers. With an accurate table of the duties on goods, wares, and merchandize; with further information respecting the custom-house. To which is prefixed, an alphabetical list of the streets, lanes, and alleys. By Cornelius William Stafford.
Date: January 1, 1801
Author: Stafford, Cornelius William.
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 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 Philadelphia directory, city and county register, for 1803. Containing the names, trades and residence of the inhabitants of the city, Southwark, Northern Liberties, and Kensington. With other useful tables and lists To which is added, an almanac, calculated for the latitude and meridian of Philadelphia, by A. Shoemaker. By James Robinson.
Date: January 1, 1802
Author: Robinson, James.
The Works of the British poets. With lives of the authors, by Ezekiel Sanford. Vol. I. Chaucer, &c.[-Vol. XXV. Young].
Date: January 1, 1819
Travels, in the interior districts of Africa: performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association, for the years 1795, 1796, and 1797. By Mungo Park, surgeon. With an appendix, containing, geographical illustrations of Africa. By Major Rennell. [One line in Latin from Virgil]
Date: January 1, 1813
Author: Park, Mungo, 1771-1806.