Specimen Pages, Prospectus, & Opinions of Haydn's Dictionary of Dates: Comprehending Remarkable Occurrences, Ancient and Modern, the Foundation, Laws, and Governments of Countries; Their Progress in Arts, Science and Literature, Their Achievements in Arms; and Their Civil, Military, Religious and Philanthropic Institutions, and Particularly of the British Empire

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E. Moxon, 1868 - Chronology, Historical - 591 pages
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Page 457 - The Old and New Testament connected, in the History of the Jews and neighbouring Nations, from the Declension of the Kingdoms of Israel and Judah to the time of Christ.
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Page 209 - Maternelle," 1840-48, &c. ; d. 6 March, 1850. GIRARD, Philippe Henri de, French engineer; 6. I Feb. 1775; exhibited improved lamps, 1 806 ; invented a flax-spinning machine for the emperor's prize, offered 7 May, 1810 ; applied steam to it, 1813 ; established works at Warsaw ; invented other machines ; printed " Mémoire au Roi sur la Priorité due à la France dans l'Invention des Machines à filer le Lin,
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