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Commencement. College Physicians & Surgeons Medical Department of Columbia College. Class '75. Steinway Hall, Monday evening, March 1st, 1875, at eight o'clock.
Date: January 1, 1875
Genre: Academic exercises
Date: January 1, 1802
Genre: Captivity Narratives
Author: Moseley, Increase, 1712-1795.
The Portsmouth Harbour tragedy, by Jonathan Plummer, a travelling preacher, physician, & poet. An elegiac ode & funeral sermon, on the deaths of eight persons, killed, or mortally wounded, at Fort Constitution, in Portsmouth Harbour, on the Fourth of July, 1809 ...
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Plummer, Jonathan, 1761-1819.
A brief account of the life, experience, travels, and gospel labours of George White, an African; written by himself, and revised by a friend. ; [Five lines from St. Paul]
Date: January 1, 1810
Author: White, George, 1764-
A narrative of voyages and travels, in the northern and southern hemispheres: comprising three voyages round the world; together with a voyage of survey and discovery, in the Pacific Ocean and oriental islands. By Amasa Delano.
Date: January 1, 1817
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Delano, Amasa, 1763-1823.
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire. By Edward Gibbon, Esq. In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794.
The life of Baron Frederick Trenck: containing his adventures--his cruel and excessive sufferings, during ten years imprisonment, at the fortress of Magdeburg; by command of the late King of Prussia. Translated from the German, by Thomas Holcroft.
Date: January 1, 1815
Author: Trenck, Friedrich, Freiherr von der, 1726-1794.
Memoirs of the late Mrs. Mary Cooper, of London; who departed this life June 22, 1812, in the twenty-sixth year of her age. Extracted from her diary and epistolary correspondence. By Adam Clarke, LL.D.
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Cooper, Mary, 1786-1812.
The Holy Bible: containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised; with Canne's 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; tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins; John Brown's concordance, &c. Embellished with maps and elegant historical engravings.
Date: January 1, 1819
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.
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 rudiments of geography; being a concise description of the various kingdoms, states, empires, countries, and islands in the world: Together with their latitudes, longitudes, extent, boundaries, rivers, lakes, air, climate, soil, produce, manufactures, chief towns, population, religion, and learning. With an introduction explaining the astronomical part of geography. To which is added, a chronological table of the most important events which have happened from the creation of the world to the present day. By John Hubbard, Esq. Published according to act of Congress.
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: Hubbard, John, 1759-1810.
A sermon on Christian baptism, in its primitive mode of administration, and as it respects both infant and adult subjects. By John P. Campbell.
Date: January 1, 1811
Author: Campbell, John P. (John Poage), 1767-1814.
The general gazetteer; or, Compendious geographical dictionary, in miniature. Containing a description of the empires, kingdoms, states, provinces, cities, towns, forts, seas, harbours, rivers, lakes, mountains, capes, &c. in the known world. With the government, customs, manners, and religion of the inhabitants. Illustrated by a map of the world. Originally written by R. Brookes, M.D. Now much improved, and brought down to the present time, under the direction and inspection of Rev. Jedidiah Morse, D.D. &c.
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Brookes, R. (Richard), fl. 1721-1763.
Memoirs of the life and character of the late Rev. George Whitefield, A.M. of Pembroke College, Oxford, and chaplain to the Right Hon. the Countess Dowager of Huntingdon. Faithfully selected from his original papers, journals, and letters; illustrated by a variety of interesting anecdotes, from the best authorities. Originally compiled by the late Rev. John Gillies, D.D. Minister of the College Church of Glasgow. [Nine lines of quotations]
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Gillies, John, 1712-1796.