Bibliotheca Americana, 1878: Catalogue of a Valuable Collection of Books and Pamphlets Relating to America

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R. Clarke & Company, 1879 - America - 326 pages
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Page 69 - Smith (Joshua Hett). An Authentic Narrative of the Causes which led to the Death of Major Andre, Adjutant-General of His Majesty's Forces in North America. To which is added a Monody on the Death of Major Andre, by Miss Seward. Portrait, map, and plate.
Page 9 - Boston Massacre. A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March, 1770, by Soldiers of the XXIXth Regiment, with Some Observations on the State of Things prior to the Catastrophy. To which is added an appendix. Large folding plates. 8vo.
Page 8 - Bishop (George). New England, judged by the Spirit of the Lord. In two parts. Containing a Brief Relation of the Sufferings of the People called Quakers, in New England, from 1656 to 1660. With a Further Relation of their Cruel and Bloody Sufferings. Also, an Appendix, containing the Writings of Several of the Sufferers. Very thick
Page 1 - Voyages and Discoveries in South America. The First up the River of Amazons to Quito in Peru, and Back Again to Brazil, by Christopher D'Acugna. The Second up the River of Plata, and thence by Land to the Mines of Potosi, by Mons. Acarete. The Third, from ˇCayenne into Guiana, in Search of the Lake of
Page 20 - Delafleld (John). An Inquiry into the Origin of the Antiquities of America. With an Appendix, containing Notes and a View of the Causes of the Superiority of the Men of the Northern over those of the Southern Hemisphere. By James Lakey. Colored plates and folding plan. 4to. cloth, pp. 142. New York, 1839.
Page 45 - Lewis (General Andrew). The Orderly Book of that por-tion of the American Army stationed at or near Williamsburg, Va., from March 18, 1776, to August 28, 1776. Printed from the Original Manuscript, with Notes and Introductions by Charles Campbell. 4to. boards, uncut, pp. 100. (100 copies privately printed.) Richmond, Va.,
Page 69 - [Smith (William)]. A brief State of the Province of Pennsylvania, in which the Conduct of their Assemblies for several years past is impartially examined, and the true Cause of the continued Encroachments of the French displayed, more especially the Secret Design of their late unwarrantable Invasion and Settlement upon the River Ohio. 8vo. half bound, pp. 45. London, 1755.
Page 55 - A Synopsis of the Peerage of England. Exhibiting the Date of Creation, Descent, and Present State of every Title of Peerage which has existed in this Country since the Conquest. 2 vols.
Page 61 - Summary and Exact Account of the most Material Transactions and Occurrences relating to this Country, in the order of Time wherein they happened, from the discovery by Capt. Gosnold, in 1602, to the arrival of Governor Belchers, in 1730. With an introduction. Vol. 1. (Vol. 2 was never finished.) 12mo. old sheep, pp. 254. The original edition. Boston, ne, 1736.
Page 36 - Holgate (Jerome B.) American Genealogy. Being a History of some of the Early Settlers of North America and their Descendants, from their First Emigration to the present Time, with their Intermarriages and Collateral Branches. Including Notices of Prominent Families and Distinguished Individuals ; with Reminiscences, Traditions, etc., illustrated by Genealogical Tables.

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