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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 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.
A discourse on the incomprehensibleness of God: in four sermons, preached at the lecture in Boston, A. D. 1714. By Benjamin Colman, A.M. pastor of a church in Boston. With a preface by the Reverend Mr. Pemberton.
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Colman, Benjamin, 1673-1747.
A sermon, delivered before the Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the state of Pennsylvania, held in St. James's Church, Philadelphia, May 3, 1815; and published by request. By the Rev. Frederick Beasley, D.D. provost of the University of Pennsylvania.
Date: January 1, 1815
Author: Beasley, Frederick, 1777-1845.
A sermon containing reflections on the solar eclipse, which appeared on June 16, 1806. Delivered on the Lord's Day following. By Joseph Lathrop, D.D. Pastor of the First Church in West-Springfield.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Lathrop, Joseph, 1731-1820.
Two sermons, delivered in the Presbyterian Church in the city of Albany, on Thursday, Sept. 8, 1808; being the day recommended by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States, for fasting, humiliation and prayer. By John B. Romeyn, A.M. [One line from Psalms]
Date: January 1, 1808
Author: Romeyn, John B. (John Brodhead), 1777-1825.
A northern summer; or Travels round the Baltic, through Denmark, Sweden, Russia, Prussia, and part of Germany, in the year 1804. By John Carr, Esq. author of The stranger in France, &c. &c.
Date: January 1, 1805
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Carr, John, Sir, 1772-1832.
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 life of Charles Brockden Brown: together with selections from the rarest of his printed works, from his original letters, and from his manuscripts before unpublished. By William Dunlap. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1815
Author: Dunlap, William, 1766-1839.
Eccentric biography; or, Memoirs of remarkable characters, ancient and modern. Including potentates, statesmen, divines, historians, naval and military heroes, philosophers, lawyers, impostors, poets, painters, players, dramatic writers, misers, &c. &c. &c. The whole alphabetically arranged; forming a pleasing delineation of the singularity, whim, folly, caprice, &c. of the human mind. Ornamented with eight portraits.
Date: January 1, 1804
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