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Grand Complimentary Ball. In honor if the opening of the new Central Hotel Hall, in Townsend Centre, under the propietorship of W. Abram More sir,--your company, with ladies, is respectfully solicited at the Central Hotel, on Monday eve'g, Jan 2, 1854, at 6 o'clock. Committee of arrangements. F.A. Worcester, Walter Fessenden ...
Date: January 1, 1854
Author: Worcester, F. A.
The American universal geography, or, A view of the present state of all the kingdoms, states, and colonies in the known world. In two volumes. The first volume contains a copious introduction, adapted to the present improved state of astronomical science--a brief geography of the earth--a general description of America--an account of North-America, and its various divisions, particularly of the United States--a general account of the West-Indies, and of the four groupes [sic] of islands into which they are naturally divided, and a minute account of the several islands--a general description of South-America, and a particular account of its various states and provinces--and a brief description of the remaining American islands. The second volume contains a geography of the Eastern continent--a general description of Europe, and a minute account of its various kingdoms and states--a general description of Asia, its kingdoms, provinces, and islands--an account of the numerous islands arranged by modern geographers under the names of Austral Asia and Polynesia--a general description of Africa, and a particular account of its various states and islands. To which are added an abridgement of the last census of the United States--a chronological table of remarkable events from the creation to this time--an improved list of ancient and modern learned and eminent men--and a copious index to the whole work. The whole comprehending a complete system of modern geography. Accompanied by a new and elegant general atlas of the world, containing (in a separate volume,) sixty three maps, comprising, as far as they could be obtained, all the latest discoveries to the present time. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. F.A.A. S.H.S. Minister of the Congregational church in Charlestown. Sixth edition. Arranged on a new plan, and improved in every part by a laborious examination of most of the late respectable voyages and travels, in Europe and Asia, by a free use of the information in the abridgement of Pinkerton's excellent geography, and by the admirable statistical tables of Hassel. Volume I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
Hē Kainē Diathēkē. = Novum Testamentum, cum versione Latina Ariæ Montani, in quo tum selecti versiculi 1900, quibus omnes Novi Testamenti voces continentur, asteriscis notantur; tum omnes & singulæ voces, semel vel sæpius occurrentes, peculliari nota distinguuntur. Auctore Johanne Leusden, professore.
Date: January 1, 1806
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
Memoir of the early life of William Cowper, Esq. Written by himself, and never before published. With an appendix, containing some of Cowper's religious letters, and other interesting documents, illustrative of the memoir.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Cowper, William, 1731-1800.
The life of George Washington, commander in chief of the armies, and late president of the United States of America. By John Corry, author of "A satirical view of London, &c." Including the Declaration of Independence, and the Constitution of the United States. [Four lines from Gray]
Date: January 1, 1807
Author: Corry, John, b. ca. 1770.
The life of Joseph, the son of Israel. In eight books. Chiefly designed for the use of youth. [Four lines of verse]
Date: January 1, 1803
Author: Macgowan, John, 1726-1780.
Two discourses, occasioned by the sudden deaths of Joseph Brown, Jun. æt. 23, and James Jenness, æt. 24; who were drowned near Rye-Beach, on the evening of 9th Sept. 1806: the former delivered Sept. 10th, at the time of interment; the latter delivered the Lord's Day following. By William Pidgin, A.M. Minister of a Presbyterian church in Hampton. [One line from Psalms] Published by request.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Pidgin, William, 1772-1848.
Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c. Written by himself, to a late period, and continued to the time of his death by his grandson, William Temple Franklin. Now first published from the original manuscript, comprising the private correspondence & public negotiations of Dr. Franklin: together with the whole of his political, philosophical, & miscellaneous works. Vol. I[-VI].
Date: January 1, 1808
Author: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
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 and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised; with marginal notes and references, and the explanatory notes of Ostervald. 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.
Date: January 1, 1814
Travels in various countries of Europe, Asia, and Africa. Commencing January 1, 1801. By Edward Daniel Clarke, L.L.D. Part the second. Greece, Egypt, and the Holy Land. Section the first.
Date: January 1, 1813
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Clarke, Edward Daniel, 1769-1822.
The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical observations on their works. By Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. In three volumes. Vol. I[-III].
Date: January 1, 1811
Author: Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
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
Sermons on various subjects, evangelical, devotional and practical. Adapted to the promotion of Christian piety, family religion and youthful virtue. By Joseph Lathrop, D.D. Pastor of the First Church in Westspringfield. In five volumes. Volume I[-V].
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Lathrop, Joseph, 1731-1820.