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Complimentary benefit. Fiske's Cornet Band, M. Arbuckle, leader and director, will give a grand concert, at Mechanics Hall, on Friday evening, Dec. 18 , for the benefit of Mr. W.L. Hobbs. ... Programme. ...
Date: January 1, 1857
The history of Mexico, collected from Spanish and Mexican historians, from manuscripts, and ancient paintings of the Indians. Illustrated by charts, and other copper-plates. To which are added, critical dissertations on the land, animals, and inhabitants of Mexico. By Abbé D. Francesco Saverio Clavigero. Translated from the original Italian, by Charles Cullen, Esq. In three volumes. Vol. I[-III].
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Clavigero, Francesco Saverio, 1731-1787.
A sermon, delivered on the day of general election, at Montpelier, October 14, 1819. Before the honourable legislature of Vermont. By James Converse, A.B. Pastor of the Congregational Church in Weathersfield. Published by order of the legislature.
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Converse, James, 1772-1839.
National glory. A discourse, delivered at Brunswick, on the day of the national fast, August 20, 1812. By Winthrop Bailey, A.M. [Three lines in Latin]
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Bailey, Winthrop, 1784-1835.
A discourse on education, delivered before the trustees of the Derby Academy, at Hingham, April 5th, 1796. Also at the South Parish in Scituate. By David Barnes, D.D. Published by desire [One line of quotation]
Date: January 1, 1803
Author: Barnes, David, 1731-1811.
The navigator, containing directions for navigating the Monongahela, Allegheny, Ohio and Mississippi rivers; with an ample account of these much admired waters, from the head of the former to the mouth of the latter; and a concise description of their towns, villages, harbors, settlements, &c. with maps of the Ohio and Mississippi. To which is added an appendix, containing an account of Louisiana, and of the Missouri and Columbia rivers, discovered by the voyage under Capts. Lewis and Clark.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Cramer, Zadok, 1773-1813.
Debate in the House of Representatives of the Territory of Orleans, on a memorial to Congress respecting the illegal conduct of General Wilkinson.
Date: January 1, 1807
A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar; and present state of the several kingdoms of the world. Containing, [32 lines of text in double columns] To which are added, A geographical index, with the names of places alphabetically arranged. 2. A table of the coins of all nations. 3. A chronological table of remarkable events, from the Creation to the present time. By William Guthrie, Esq. The astronomical part by James Ferguson, F.R.S. To which have been added the late discoveries of Dr. Herschel, and other eminent astronomers. Illustrated with twenty-five correct maps. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Guthrie, William, 1708-1770.
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.
Memoirs of the life and actions of Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of the French, King of Italy, and protector of the Confederation of the Rhine. Faithfully selected from authentic papers, journals, &c. &c. Illustrated by a variety of interesting anecdotes and notes.
Date: January 1, 1813
A history of the life and death, virtues and exploits, of General George Washington. Faithfully taken from authentic documents, and now, in a third edition improved, respectfully offered to the perusal of his countrymen; as also, of all others who wish to see human nature in its most finished form. [Four lines of verse] By the Rev. M.L. Weems, of Lodge No. 50, Dumfries.
Date: January 1, 1802
Author: Weems, M. L. (Mason Locke), 1759-1825.
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Abbot, Abiel, 1770-1828.
A memoir on the commerce and navigation of the Black Sea, and the trade and maritime geography of Turkey and Egypt. In two volumes. Illustrated with charts. By Henry A.S. Dearborn. [Three lines in French from Sicard] Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Dearborn, H. A. S. (Henry Alexander Scammell), 1783-1851.
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.