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An affecting account of the tragical death of Major Swan, and of the captivity of Mrs. Swan and infant child, by the savages, in April last--(1815.) This unfortunate lady and her little son were taken prisoners by the Indians, at a small village near St. Louis, and conveyed near 700 miles through an uncivilized wilderness, where they were fortunately redeemed by a Spanish trader, in July last. [Two lines of paraphrase from p. 4]
Date: January 1, 1815
Genre: Captivity Narratives
Author: Swan, Eliza.
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 grave. A poem. By Robert Blair. With the life of the author. To which is added, An elegy, written in a country church-yard. By Mr. Gray.
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Blair, Robert, 1699-1746.
Date: January 1, 1810
Author: More, Hannah, 1745-1833.
Travels in various countries of Europe, Asia, and Africa. By Edward Daniel Clarke, L.L.D. Part the first. Russia, Tartary, and Turkey. Section 1.
Date: January 1, 1813
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Clarke, Edward Daniel, 1769-1822.
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Jones, Abner, 1772-1841.
A sermon, delivered on the day of general election, at Montpelier, October 13, 1814, before the honorable legislature of Vermont. By Elijah Lyman, A.M. Pastor of the Congregational Church in Brookfield. Published at the request of the legislature.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Lyman, Elijah, 1764-1828.
A discourse, delivered in the Presbyterian Church in Wall-Street, March 23, 1806, for a Society of Ladies, Instituted for the Relief of Poor Widows with Small Children, and published at their request. By Philip Milledoler, D.D. pastor of the new Presbyterian Church in the city of New-York.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Milledoler, Philip, 1775-1852.
The great concern of salvation. In three parts. Viz. I. A discovery of man's natural state; or, the guilty sinner convicted. II. Man's recovery by faith in Christ: or, the convinced sinner's case and cure. III. The Christian's duty with respect to both personal & family religion. By the late Rev. Thomas Halyburton, professor of divinity in the University of St. Andrew's.
Date: January 1, 1801
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Halyburton, Thomas, 1674-1712.
Journal of the voyages and travels of a corps of discovery, under the command of Capt. Lewis and Capt. Clarke of the Army of the United States, from the mouth of the River Missouri through the interior parts of North America to the Pacific Ocean, during the years 1804, 1805, and 1806. Containing an authentic relation of the most interesting transactions during the expedition; a description of the country; and an account of its inhabitants, soil, climate, curiosities, and vegetable and animal productions. By Patrick Gass, one of the persons employed in the expedition. With geographical and explanatory notes. (Copy-right secured according to law.)
Date: January 1, 1812
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Gass, Patrick, 1771-1870.
The Philadelphia directory and register, for 1819: containing the names, professions, and residence, of all the heads of families and persons in business, of the city and suburbs, Hamiltonville, and Camden, N.J. With other useful information. By John Adems Paxton, editor of several directories, author of the Alphabetical plan of Philadelphia, and Fireman's guide.
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Paxton, John Adams.
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
Discourses on religious subjects, by the late Rev. Job Swift, D.D. To which are prefixed, sketches of his life and character, and a sermon, preached at West-Rutland, on the occasion of his death, by the Rev. Lemuel Haynes. [Three lines from II Peter]
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: Swift, Job, 1743-1804.
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768.
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.