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A new gazetteer of the Eastern continent; or, A geographical dictionary: containing, in alphabetical order, a description of all the countries, kingdoms, states, cities, towns, principal rivers, lakes, harbours, mountains, &c. &c. in Europe, Asia, Africa, and their adjacent islands. Carefully compiled from the best authorities. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. A.A.S. S.H.S. author of the American universal geography, and American gazetteer, and Rev. Elijah Parish, A.M. Illustrated with eighteen maps. Designed as a second volume, to the American gazetteer.
Date: January 1, 1802
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
The life of George Washington; with curious anecdotes, equally honourable to himself and exemplary to his young countrymen. [Four lines of verse] Embellished with a map of the United States and seven other engravings. By M.L. Weems, formerly Rector of Mount-Vernon Parish. [Five lines from H. Lee]
Date: January 1, 1811
Author: Weems, M. L. (Mason Locke), 1759-1825.
The Holy Bible: containing the Old and New Testaments: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of His Majesty King James I. of England. With marginal notes and references. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; and tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins. Embellished with eight engravings.
Date: January 1, 1812
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.
Discourses to the aged: on the following subjects: viz. the difference between the activity of youth, and the infirmities of age. Barzillai's refusal of David's invitation to Jerusalem. The fruitfulness of aged Christians. Caleb's reflection on the goodness and faithfulness of God to him. The design and improvement of useless days, and wearisome nights. God's promise to bear and deliver his aged servants. Israel's journey through the wilderness, an emblem of of [sic] the Christian's state on earth. The outward man decaying, and the inward man renewing. Jacob's acknowledgement of the divine care, and blessing his grand-children. Joseph's dying assurance to his brethren that God would visit them. The honour of aged piety. The joy of the aged in leaving their descendants prosperous, peaceful, and pious. The hand of God in removing our friends far from us. The assurance of rest and future glory given to aged Daniel. By Job Orton. [Four lines of Scripture text]
Date: January 1, 1801
Author: Orton, Job, 1717-1783.
The Holy Bible: containing the Old & New Testaments: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, with marginal notes and references. Together with the Apocrypha. To which are added, an index: an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; Brown's concordance; and, what has never before been added, an account of the lives and martyrdom of the apostles and evangelists. With plates.
Date: January 1, 1819
Elements of geography, or, An extensive abridgement thereof; exhibiting a view of the natural and artificial features of the various divisions of the earth; and embracing those branches of statistics, most intimately connected with geographical science; illustrated with maps: by Rodolphus Dickinson, Esq. author of A geographical and statistical view of Massachusetts proper, and law tracts intended for civil and town officers, various corporations, &c. Accompanied with a new and extensive introduction, comprising the astronomical and other subjects preliminary to the study of geography: by E. Hoyt, Esq. author of several military works.
Date: January 1, 1813
Author: Dickinson, Rodolphus, 1787-1863.
The Philadelphia directory for 1806, containing the names, trades and residence of the inhabitants of the city, Southwark, and Northern Liberties. To which is added, a calendar, from the 1st of February 1806 to the 1st of February 1807. By James Robinson.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Robinson, James.
Der blutige Schau-Platz, oder Martyrer Spiegel der Tauffs-Gesinnten, oder wehrlosen Christen, die um des Zeugnisses Jesu, ihres Seligmachers, willen, gelitten haben, und getödtet worden sind, von Christi Zeit an, bis auf das Jahr 1660. Vormals aus unterschiedlichen glaubwürdigen Chroniken, Nachrichten und Zeugnissen gesammelt, und in holländischer Sprache herausgegeben von T.J.V. Braght. Nun aber sorgfältigst ins Hochdeutsche übersetzt, und zum zweytenmal and Licht gebracht.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Braght, Thieleman J. van (Thieleman Janszoon), 1625-1664.
C. Julii Caesaris, quae extant, interpretatione et notis illustravit Johannes Godvinus, professor regius, in usum Delphini. The notes and interpretations translated and improved, by Thomas Clark.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Caesar, Julius.
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 appelative [sic] 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 the Rev. John Brown, late minister of the Gospel at Haddington, and professor of divinity under the Associate Synod.
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Brown, John, 1722-1787.
Travels of Ali Bey, in Morocco, Tripoli, Cyprus, Egypt, Arabia, Syria, and Turkey. Between the years 1803 and 1807. Written by himself, and illustrated by numerous maps and plates. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Ali Bey, 1766-1818.
An elementary treatise on mineralogy and geology, being an introduction to the study of these sciences, and designed for the use of pupils,--for persons, attending lectures on these subjects,--and as a companion for travellers in the United States of America. Illustrated by six plates. By Parker Cleaveland, professor of mathematics and natural philosophy, and lecturer on chemistry and mineralogy, in Bowdoin College, member of the American Academy, and corresponding member of the Linnaean Society of New England. [Three lines in Latin from Ovid]
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Cleaveland, Parker, 1780-1858.
A new system of modern geography, or A general description of the most remarkable countries throughout the known world; their respective situations, extent, divisions, cities, rivers, mountains, soils, and prodcutions; their commerce, manners, customs, laws, and religion: compiled from the most modern systems of geography, and the latest voyages and travels, and containing many important assitions to the geography of the United States, that have never appeared in any other work of the kind. Illustrated with eight maps, comprising the latest discoveries, and engraved by the first American artists. By Benjamin Davies.
Date: January 1, 1815
Author: Davies, Benjamin.
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