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The true travels, adventures and observations of Captaine Iohn Smith, in Europe, Asia, Africke, and America: beginning about the yeere 1593, and continued to this present 1629. Vol. I-[II]. From the London edition of 1629.
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Smith, John, 1580-1631.
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
Memoirs of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Knt. L.L.D. F.R.S. F.S.A. &c. late president of the Royal Academy. Comprising original anecdotes, of many distinguished persons, his contemporaries: and a brief analysis of his discourses. To which are added, Varieties on art. By James Northcote, Esq. R.A.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Northcote, James, 1746-1831.
The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, with original notes and practical observations. By Thomas Scott, Rector of Aston Sandford, Bucks, and chaplain to the Lock Hospital. In six volumes--Vol. I[-IV, I-II].
Date: January 1, 1815
The Globe ... Thursday afternoon, Jan. 12, 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, 1810
Author: Burder, George, 1752-1832.
Sermons on the moral law; elucidating the nature, extent and obligations of the various social and divine virtues, comprised in that summary of universal duty; and on the connection of the moral law, and the gospel. By David M'Clure, Minister of the First Church in East-Windsor. [Two lines of Scripture texts]
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: M'Clure, David, 1748-1820.
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. &c. &c. Embellished with maps, and a number of elegant historical engravings.
Date: January 1, 1806
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.
The gospel mason, or The beauty of unity. A sermon, preached before the worshipful master, wardens and brethren of Lodge Number Fifty, of Free and Accepted Masons, at West-Chester, on the anniversary of St. John, the Evangelist; December 27, 5817. By Nathaniel Kennedy, A.M. P.M.
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Kennedy, Nathaniel, 1765 or 6-1844.
A discourse, at the ordination of the Rev. Emerson Paine, to the pastoral office in the First Church of Christ in Middleborough, Mass. the 14th of February, 1816. Published by request. By Thomas Williams, Minister of the Pacific Congregational Church and Society in Providence.
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Williams, Thomas, 1779-1876.
A discourse, delivered before the lieutenant-governor, the Council, and the two houses composing the legislature of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, May 31, 1809, being the day of general election. By David Osgood, D.D. pastor of the church in Medford.
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Osgood, David, 1747-1822.
The Conductor generalis: or, The office, duty and authority of justices of the peace, high-sheriffs, under-sheriffs, coroners, constables, gaolers, jury-men, and overseers of the poor: as also, the office of clerks of assize, and of the peace, &c. Compiled chiefly from Burn's Justice, and the several other books on those subjects, by James Parker, late one of the justices of the peace for Middlesex County, in New-Jersey; and lately revised and adapted to the United States of America, by a gentleman of the law. The whole alphabetically digested under the several titles; with a table, directing to the ready finding out the proper matter under those titles.
Date: January 1, 1801
Genre: Subscribers' lists
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, professor of eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. Translated from the French. In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Rollin, Charles, 1661-1741.