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Date: January 1, 1870
Genre: Advertising cards
Date: January 1, 1874
Boston Museum ... The eminent artiste, Miss Agnes Robertson positively three nights only ... March 21, 1854 ...
Date: January 1, 1854
Olympic corner of Washington and Harvard Street ... Wednesday evening, Sept. 15th, 1869, The entertainment will begin with the music burletta, called Jenny Lind, or, The lively boys of Heidelberg. ... After which will be performed the grand equestrian drama, in 3 acts ... entitled Mazeppa, or, The wild horse of tartary. ...
Date: January 1, 1869
The life of George Washington, commander in chief of the American forces, during the war which established the independence of his country, and first president of the United States. Compiled under the inspection of the Honourable Bushrod Washington, from original papers bequeathed to him by his deceased relative, and now in possession of the author. To which is prefixed, an introduction, containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, from their settlement to the commencement of that war which terminated their independence. By John Marshall. Vol. I-[V]
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Marshall, John, 1755-1835.
Isaiah Thomas, Junr's Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhodeisland, New-Hampshire and Vermont almanack, with an ephemeris, for the year of our Lord 1807 ... Fitted to the latitude and longitude of the town of Boston, but will serve without essential variation for the adjacent states. ...
Date: January 1, 1806
New Bowery Theatre ... Last night of ... The octoroon! Or, Life in Louisiana. ... Thursday eve'g, Nov. 16, 1865. The performance will commence with the beautiful four act drama of The octoroon! ... To be followed by the drama from the French, entitled Reign of terror! Or, The republicans of Brest. ... To be followed by the nautical drama of False colors or The free trader. ...
Date: January 1, 1865
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, harbours, mountains, &c. &c. in Europe, Asia, Africa, and 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 Rev. Elijah Parish, A.M. Illustrated with eighteen maps. Designed as a second volume, to the American gazetteer.
Date: January 1, 1802
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
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.
Date: January 1, 1876
Howard Athenæum! ... Mr. & Mrs. W.J. Florence! Will both appear. ... This, Saturday evening, March 17th, '60 ... will be performed an entire new ... burlesque, entitled Lalla Rookh! Or, The fire worshippers. ... The performance will commence with The Limerick boy ...
Date: January 1, 1860
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; with marginal notes and references, and the explanatory notes of Ostervald. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins: John Brown's Concordance, &c.
Date: January 1, 1814
Nature displayed, in her mode of teaching language to man; or, A new and infallable method of acquiring a language in the shortest time possible, deduced from the analysis of the human mind, and, consequently suited to every capacity. Adapted to the French. By N.G. Dufief, of Philadelphia. [Six lines of quotations] Vol. I-[II] ...
Date: January 1, 1804
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Dufief, N. G. (Nicolas Gouin), 1776?-1834.
Memoirs of the life of David Garrick, Esq. interspersed with characters and anecdotes of his theatrical contemporaries. The whole forming a history of the stage, which includes a period of thirty-six years. By Thomas Davies. [Three lines in Latin from Cicero] From the last London edition. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Davies, Thomas, 1713-1785.
Discourses chiefly on devotional subjects, by the late Rev. Newcome Cappe. To which are prefixed memoirs of his life, by Catharine Cappe. With an appendix, containing a sermon preached at the interment of the author, by the late Rev. William Wood. [One line of Scripture text] From the second English edition.
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Cappe, Newcome, 1733-1800.