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Order of exercises at the exhibition of the Leominster High School, in the town hall, Wednesday evening, Nov. 16, 1853.
Date: January 1, 1853
Genre: Academic exercises
Order of exercises for the exhibition by the students of Hopkinton Academy, Hopkinton, N.H., Friday eve, November 19, 1852.
Date: January 1, 1852
Genre: Academic exercises
Howard Anthenæum ... Second week of the celebrated author and eccentric comedian, John Broughham ... Monday evening, May 14th, 1866, will be presented Mr. Brougham's elegant comedy, ... entitled Flies in the web ... After the comedy, the orchestra will perform the New bobolink polka ... To conclude with the admired drama ... entitled the Prince and the Watchman, or-- The buckle of brilliants. ...
Date: January 1, 1866
Howard Anthenæum ... Benefit of L.P. Barrett ... Monday evening, June 24, 1861, Te performance will commence with All the glitters is not gold. ... After which, the first act of Black-eyed Susan! ... After which, the fourth act of Schiller's play, the Robbers! ... To conclude with the first and thirds acts of Brian Boroihme the last of the Irish kings, or the battle of Clontare ...
Date: January 1, 1861
Boston Museum ... Positively last week of Miss Fanny Vining and E.L. Davenport ... February 5th  ...
Date: January 1, 1856
The new whole duty of man, containing the faith as well as practice of a Christian: made easy for the present age. Divided into three parts: our duty towards god. Our duty towards our neighbour. Our duty towards ourselves. With devotions proper for several occasions.
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Allestree, Richard, 1619-1681.
The journal of a tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. By James Boswell, Esq. Containing some poetical pieces by Dr. Johnson, relative to the tour, and never before published: a series of his conversation, literary anecdotes, and opinions of men and books: with an authentic account of the distresses and escape of the grandson of King James II, in the year 1746. [Four lines from Pope] From the London edition, revised and corrected by the author.
Date: January 1, 1810
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Boswell, James, 1740-1795.
A sermon, dedicated, principally, to the clergy: the profits of which will be applied to the necessities of the poor of this city. By Roderick McLeod, a member of the Methodist Connection in the city of New-York.
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: McLeod, Roderick.
Memoirs of the life of the Reverend George Whitefield, M.A. late Chaplain to the Right Honorable the Countess of Huntingdon: in which every circumstance worthy of notice, both in his private and public character, is recorded--faithfully selected from his original papers, journals and letters--illustrated by a variety of interesting anecdotes, from the best authorties [sic]--with a particular account of his death and funeral; and extracts from the sermons which were preached on that occasion. Compiled by the Rev. John Gillies, D.D. [Nine lines of Scripture texts]
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Gillies, John, 1712-1796.
Elements of general history, ancient and modern. : To which is added, a table of chronology. By Alex. Fraser Tytler, F.R.S.E. professor of history in the University of Edinburgh. ; With maps and additions.
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Woodhouselee, Alexander Fraser Tytler, Lord, 1747-1813.
A dictionary of the Holy Bible: containing an historical account of the persons: a geographical and historical account of the places: a literal, critical, and systematical description of other objects, whether natural, artificial, civil, religious, or military: and the explication of the appellative terms, mentioned in the writings of the Old and New Testament. The whole comprising whatever important is known concerning the antiquities of the Hebrew nation and church of God; forming a sacred commentary; a body of Scripture history, chronology, and divinity; and serving in a great measure as a concordance to the Bible. By John Brown, minister of the Gospel at Haddington. To which are added for the first time, notes, historical, literary, and theological. Illustrated with elegant maps and plates. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Brown, John, 1722-1787.
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 personal and family religion. By the late Rev. Thomas Halyburton, professor of divinity in the University of St. Andrew's, Scotland.
Date: January 1, 1814
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Halyburton, Thomas, 1674-1712.
The word of life: a light held forth by the Bible societies. A sermon, delivered in the New Presbyterian Church in Chapel-Street, Albany, ninth February, 1817; by appointment of the Albany Bible Society; and published at their request. To which is added, the report of the board of managers. By John M. Bradford, D.D. Minister of the Reformed Dutch Church, Albany.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Bradford, John M. (John Melancthon), 1781-1827.
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.
Geography made easy: being an abridgement of the American universal geography. To which are prefixed elements of geography. For the use of schools and academies in the United States of America. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. Author of the American universal geography and the American gazetteer. Illustrated by a map of the world and a new map of the United States. [Two lines from Dr. Watts]
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.