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An Affecting history of the captivity and sufferings of Mrs. Mary Gerard, an Italian lady. : Who was seven years a slave in Tripoli, three of which she was confined in a dungeon, loaded with irons, and three times put to cruel torture. : The history of this innocent and unfortunate lady, is allowed by all those who have perused it, to be one of the most striking accounts that ever appeared in print, and would almost excite tears of blood, unless every avenue of compassion was shut up.
Date: January 1, 1810
Genre: Captivity Narratives
Nature displayed, in her mode of teaching language to man; or, A new and infallable method of acquiring a language in the shortest time possible, deduced from the analysis of the human mind, and, consequently suited to every capacity. Adapted to the French. By N.G. Dufief, of Philadelphia. [Six lines of quotations] Vol. I-[II] ...
Date: January 1, 1804
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Dufief, N. G. (Nicolas Gouin), 1776?-1834.
A geographical dictionary, or Universal gazetteer; ancient and modern. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II]. By J.E. Worcester, A.M.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Worcester, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1784-1865.
The life of Benjamin Franklin; with many choice anecdotes and admirable sayings of this great man, never before published by any of his biographers. By M.L. Weems, author of The life of Washington.
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Weems, M. L. (Mason Locke), 1759-1825.