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A geographical description of Pennsylvania: also of the counties respectively, in the order in which they were established by the legislature. With an alphabetical list of the townships in each county; and their population in 1800. By Joseph Scott, author of the United States gazetteer, The modern geographical dictionary, in 4 vols. 8vo. A geographical dictionary of the United States of North America, &c. &c.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Scott, Joseph.
Obituary. Doylestown Democrat. Established in 1816. Tuesday morning May 31, 1864. Death of Samuel Johnson Paxson. The people of Bucks County will be pained to learn by this week's issue of the Democrat, that Samuel Johnson Paxson, so long its editor and proprietor, died at his residence in Buckingham Township, on Saturday evening last. ...
Date: January 1, 1864
A Selection, of some of the most interesting narratives, of outrages, committed by the Indians, in their wars, with the white people. Also, an account of their manners, customs, traditions, religious sentiments, mode of warfare, military tactics, discipline and encampments, treatment of prisoners, &c. which are better explained, and more minutely related, than has been heretofore done, by any other author on that subject. Many of the articles have never before appeared in print. The whole compiled from the best authorities, by Archibald Loudon.
Date: January 1, 1808
Genre: Captivity Narratives
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
Geistliche Brosamen, von des Herrn Tisch gefallen, von guten Freunden aufgelesen, und hungrigen Herzen mitgetheilet bestehend in einer Sammlung verschiedener Erweckungsreden, weiland von Gerhard Tersteegen, zu Mülheim an der Ruhr gehalten. Erster Band. I.[-II.] Theil
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Tersteegen, Gerhard, 1697-1769.
The history of the holy Jesus, : containing a brief and plain account of his birth, life, death, resurrection and ascension into Heaven; and his coming again at the great and last Day of Judgment. : Being a pleasant and profitable companion for children; By a lover of their precious souls.
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Lover of their precious souls.
Divine providences noticed: a discourse, delivered at Rye, Thursday, January 1, 1801; being the commencement of a new year, and a new century; wherein a brief view is taken of the growth, establishment and prosperity of our country in general; more especially, during the last century; and some things offered in particular, relative to the settlement, increase, and prosperity of the town of Rye. By Huntington Porter, A.M. [One line from Psalms]
Date: January 1, 1801
Author: Porter, Huntington, 1755-1844.
The works of William Paley, D.D. in five volumes. With a memoir of his life, by G.W. Meadley. Volume I[-V]. Containing ...
Date: January 1, 1810
Author: Paley, William, 1743-1805.
Date: January 1, 1817
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Clarke, Edward Daniel, 1769-1822.
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.
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes & Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. By Charles Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, &c. In eight volumes. Illustrated with plates. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: Rollin, Charles, 1661-1741.
Two sermons, delivered at Harvard, January 30, 1814, being the first Sabbath after his installation. By Warren Fay, A.M. Pastor of the Congregational Church in Harvard. Published by the request of the hearers.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Fay, Warren, 1784-1864.
The life of Joseph, the son of Israel. In eight books. Chiefly designed to allure young minds to a love of the Sacred Scriptures. By John Macgowan.
Date: January 1, 1802
Author: Macgowan, John, 1726-1780.
The life of Lady Guion, written in French, by herself, now abridged, and translated into English. Exhibiting her eminent piety, charity, meekness, resignation, fortitude and stability; her labours, travels, sufferings and services, for the conversion of souls to God; and her great success, in some places, in that best of all employments on the earth. To which are added, accounts of the lives of worthy persons, whose memories were dear to Lady Guion. In two volumes.--Vol. I[-II]. From an English edition, published at Bristol: with a few abridgments, etc.
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: Guyon, Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte, 1648-1717.