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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, harbors, mountains, &c. &c. in Europe, Asia, Africa, with 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 Elijah Parish, D.D. pastor of the church in Byfield, Newbury. Illustrated with maps, and accompanied by a new and elegant general atlas of the world, containing, in a separate volume, sixty-three maps, and comprising all the new discoveries to the present time. Designed as a second volume to the American gazetteer.
Date: January 1, 1808
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
Date: January 1, 1876
Date: January 1, 1864
Farewell vocal concert, by the celebrated Aeolean Vocalists. The Hutchinson Family, (three brothers and sister) ... from the hills of New England, would most respectfully announce to the ladies and gentlemen of Worcester, that they will give a farewell concert of vocal music, accompanied with violins and violincello [sic] at Brinley Hall, this, Tuesday eve. Sept. 6th, '42 ...
Date: January 1, 1842
Boston Academy of Music ... Saturday afternoon, at 3 o'clock. Last appearance of Miss Charlotte Cushman, the greatest living actress .... Will be performed, "The grandest connection of human genius," Shakespeare's tragedy of Macbeth! ...
Date: January 1, 1860
The Holy Bible: containing the Old and New Testaments: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of His Majesty 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 significations; and tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins. Embellished with eight engravings.
Date: January 1, 1812
Boston Museum ... Last nights of the grand operatic spectacle, The enchantress! And of the popular artists, Miss Caroline and Mr. Peter Richings ... March 10th, 1862 ...
Date: January 1, 1862
Affecting history of the dreadful distresses of Frederic Manheim's family. To which are added, the sufferings of John Corbly's family. An encounter between a white man and two savages. Extraordinary bravery of a woman. Adventures of Capt. Isaac Stewart. Deposition of Massey Herbeson. And an account of the destruction of the settlements at Wyoming.
Date: January 1, 1802
Genre: Captivity Narratives
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
A geographical chart of the American federal republic. Or, a comprehensive view of the most interesting particulars relative to the geography, &c. of the United States of North America.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Strong, James, 1768-1839.
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, 1819
The American universal geography, or, A view of the present state 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 o 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 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 ten maps. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. Minister of the Congregational Church in Charlestown. Published according to act of Congress. Part II. Containing an improved geographical description of the eastern continent and islands.
Date: January 1, 1801
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
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 works of the Rev. Daniel M'Calla, D.D. pastor of the independent or Congregational Church, in the parish of Christ's Church, South-Carolina. In two volumes. To which is prefixed a funeral discourse, containing a sketch of the life and character of the author, by the Rev. William Hollinshead, D.D. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1810
Author: McCalla, Daniel, 1748-1809.
The great concern of salvation. In three parts. I. A discovery of man's natural state; or, the guilty sinner convicted. II. Man's recovery by faith in Christ; or, the convinced sinner's case and cure. III. The Christian's duty, with respect to both personnal and family religion. By the late Rev. Thomas Halyburton, professor of divinity in the University of St. Andrew's Scotland.
Date: January 1, 1815
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Halyburton, Thomas, 1674-1712.