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Backhouse, William A guide to true peace, or, A method of attaining to inward and spiritual prayer. Compiled chiefly from the writings of Fenelon, Archbishop of Chambray, Lady Guion, and Michael de Molinos.
Barclay, Rachel Poems Intended to Promote Piety and Virtue in the Minds of Young People. Selected by Rachel Barclay. The Second Edition.
Bownas, Samuel An account of the captivity of Elizabeth Hanson, now or late of Kachecky, in New-England: who, with four of her children and servant-maid, was taken captive by the Indians, and carried into Canada. Setting forth the various remarkable occurrences, sore Trials, and wonderful Deliverances which befel them after their Departure, to the Time of their Redemption. Taken in substance from her own mouth, by Samuel Bownas. The second edition.
Bownas, Samuel An account of the captivity of Elizabeth Hanson, now or late of Kachecky; in New-England: who, with four of her children and servant-maid, was taken captive by the Indians, and carried into Canada. Setting forth The various remarkable Occurrences, sore Trials, and wonderful Deliverances which befel them after their Departure, to the Time of their Redemption. Taken in substance from her own mouth, by Samuel Bownas.
Bownas, Samuel An account of the captivity of Elizabeth Hanson, late of Kacheky in New-England, Who, with four of her children and servant maid, was taken captive by the Indians, and carried into Canada. setting forth the various remarkable occurrences,-sore trials, and wonderful deliverances, which befel them after their departure to the time of their redemption. A new edition. Taken in substance from her own month. By Samuel Bownas. To which is added, the great audit; or, Good Steward. Being some necessary and important considerations, to be considered or by all sorts of people. Taken out of the writings of the late worthy and renowned Sir Matthew Hale. And therein his own experience of the inward and invisible guidance of the spirit of God.
Bownas, Samuel An account of the captivity of Elizabeth Hanson, late of Kachecky in New-England: who, with four of her children, and servant-maid, was taken captive by the Indians, and carried into Canada. Setting forth The various remarkable Occurrences, sore Trials, and wonderful Deliverances which befel them after their Departure, to the Time of their Redemption. A new edition. Taken in substance from her own mouth, by Samuel Bownas.
Bownas, Samuel An account of the captivity of Elizabeth Hanson, late of Kachecky in New-England: who, with four of her children, and servant-maid, was taken captive by the Indians, and carried into Canada. Setting forth The various remarkable Occurrences, sore Trials, and wonderful Deliverances which befel them after their Departure, to the Time of their Redemption. A new edition. Taken in substance from her own mouth, by Samuel Bownas.
Bowyer, Robert Poems on the abolition of the slave trade [electronic resource] written by James Montgomery, James Grahame, and E. Benger. Embellished with engravings from pictures painted by R. Smirke, Esq. R.A
Brine, John Some account of the choice experience of Mrs. Anne Brine, as written by herself, and collected out of her letters.
Card, Samuel Catalogue of books: being, the library of Samuel Card, Esq; counsellor at law, deceased: consisting of above three thousand volumes of choice, scarce and valuable books, in most languages and faculties. To be sold by auction, by William Ross, at the coffee-house of the Right Honourable the House of Lords, on Monday, the seventeenth of November, 1755. The sale to begin every day at eleven o'clock in the forenoon. Catalogues to be had at the place of sale, price three-pence. N.B. The books are in fine condition, and most of them elegantly bound, and collated by Mr. Card.
Chase, Elizabeth Extracts in prose and verse, by a lady of Maryland. ; Together with a collection of original poetry, never before published, by citizens of Maryland. ; In two volumes. ; Vol. I[-II
Child, Lydia Maria Moral lessons in verse [Two lines of verse by Bowring] Compiled by the editor of the "Juvenile miscellany
Child, Lydia Maria Francis The Oasis. Edited by Mrs. Child, author of "An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans."
Cibber, Colley English Comedy: A Collection of the Most Celebrated Dramas, Since the Commencement of the Reformation of the Stage by Sir Richard Steele and Colley Cibber.
Cuningham, H. A catalogue of books; being the collections of H. Cuningham, Esq; and a member of parliament, deceased. To be sold by auction, by William Ross, Dick's Coffee-House in Skinner-Row. On Monday the 18th of February, 1760. The sale to begin every evening at six o'clock. Catalogues to be had at the place of sale. The conditions of sale as usual.
Goodrich, George Memoirs of Mrs. Abigail Goodrich, late of Winchester, Conn
Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell Flora's interpreter: or The American book of flowers and sentiments. By Mrs. S.J. Hale: editor of the "Ladies' magazine," and author of "Northwood," "Sketches of American character," &c. ; [Four lines of quotation
Harris, Samuel Memoirs of Miss Mary Campbell, daughter of Mr. David Campbell, of Windham, N.H. who died July 21, 1819, Aet. 28. Compiled by Samuel Harris, Pastor of the church in Windham. ; Published by request
Heuzet, Jean Selectae e profanis scriptoribus historiae. Quibus admista sunt varia honeste vivendi praecepta, ex iisdem scriptoribus deprompta
Heuzet, Jean Selectae e Veteri Testamento, queis nonnullae ex Apocryphis, sive libri incertae originis, et auctoritatis humanae, adduntur, historiae, : ad usum eorum qui Latinae linguae rudimentis imbuuntur
Heuzet, Jean Selectae e profanis scriptoribus historiae. Quibus admista sunt varia honeste vivendi praecepta, ex iisdem scriptoribus deprompta
Hill, Elizabeth The poetical monitor: consisting of pieces select and original, for the improvement of the young in virtue and piety, intended to succeed Dr. Watts' Divine and moral songs.
Hill, Elizabeth The poetical monitor: consisting of pieces select and original, for the improvement of the young in virtue and piety, intended to succeed Dr. Watts' Divine and moral songs. Published for the benefit of the Shakespear's Walk Female Charity School, St. George in the East. Fourth edition.
Inchbald, Elizabeth A collection of farces and other afterpieces, which are acted at the Theatres-Royal, Drury-Lane, Covent-Garden, and Hay-Market. Printed under the authority of the managers from the prompt-book: selected by Mrs. Inchbald. In seven volumes.
Jacob, Giles The law-dictionary: explaining the rise, progress, and present state, of the English law, in theory and practice; defining and interpreting the terms or words of art; and comprising copious information, historical, political, and commercial, of the subjects of our law, trade, and government. Originally compiled by Giles Jacob; and continued by him, and other editors, through ten editions: now greatly enlarged and improved, by many material corrections and additions, from the latest statutes, reports, and other accurate publications; by T. E. Tomlins, of the Inner Temple, Barrister at Law. In two volumes. ...