Historical Nuggets: Bibliotheca Americana, Or A Descriptive Account of My Collection of Rare Books Relating to America, Volume 1, Issues 1-1612

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Whittingham and Wilkins, 1862 - America

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Page 187 - CORRY (JoHN). The Life of George Washington, late President and Commander in Chief of the Armies of the United States of America; interspersed with Biographical Anecdotes of the Most Eminent Men who effected the American Revolution, Dedicated (by Permission) to the Right Honourable the Lord Mayor. By John Corry. London:
Page 105 - Revolution/ in/ New-England./ Together with the/ Declaration/ of the/ Gentlemen, Merchants, and Inhabitants of Boston,/ and the Country adjacent. April 18. 1689./ Written by M r . Nathanael Byfield,/ a Merchant of Bristol in New-England, to his Friends/ in London./ Licensed, June 27. 1689. J. Frafer./ London:/ Printed for Ric. Chifwell, at the
Page 180 - CONSTITUTIONS (THE) of the several Independent States of America; The Declaration of Independence ; The Articles of Confederation between the said States; The Treaties between His Most Christian Majesty and the United States of America. With an Appendix, containing An Authentic Copy of the Treaty concluded between their High
Page 147 - Narrative of LieutenantGeneral Sir Henry Clinton, KB, relative to his Conduct during part of his Command of the King's Troops in North America; Particularly to that which respects the unfortunate Iflue of the Campaign in 1781. With an Appendix, containing Copies and Extracts of
Page 176 - CONSIDERATIONS on the Measures carrying on with respect to the British Colonies in North America. The Second Edition. With Additions and an Appendix Relative to the present State of Affairs on that Continent. London: R. Baldwin [1774].
Page 290 - has 36; yet the Price is very little advanc'd./ Poor Richard improved :/ Being an/ Almanack/ and Ephemeris/ of the/ Motions of the Sun and Moon;/ the True/ Places and Aspects of the Planets;/ the/ Rising and Setting of the Sun;/ and the/ Rifing, Setting and Southing of the Moon,/ for the/ Bissextile Year, 1748./ Containing
Page 368 - with thofe different Nations./ With a/ Continuation,/ giving an Account of the/ Attempts of the Sieur De la Salle upon the/ Mines of St. Barbe, &c. The taking of/ Quebec by the English ; With the Advantages/ of a Shorter Cut to China and Japan./ Both Parts
Page 379 - HISTORY of the Discovery of America, of the Landing of our Forefathers, at Plymouth, and of their most remarkable Engagements with the Indians, In New-England, From their first landing in 1620, until the final subjugation of the Natives in 1669. To which is annexed, the Defeat of Generals Braddock, Harmer & St. Clair, By the Indians at the Westward, &c.
Page 191 - and I will plant them, that they may dwell in a/ place of their owne, and move no more./ As it was delivered in a Sermon,(' By lohn Cotton, BD/ and Preacher of Gods/ word in
Page 292 - of us. We are taxed twice as much by our Idleness, three times as much by our Pride, and four times as much by our Folly, and from thefe Taxes the

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