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1821 - 24 pages


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Page 212 - Brick and Plaster Groins, Niches of every description, Sky-lights, Lines for Roofs and Domes; with a great variety of Designs for Roofs, Trussed Girders, Floors, Domes, Bridges, &C., Angle Bars for Shop Fronts, &c., and Raking Mouldings.
Page 39 - THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD, from the Reign of Alexander to that of Augustus, comprehending the latter Ages of European Greece, and the History of the Greek Kingdoms in Asia and Africa from their Foundation to their Destruction : with a preliminary Survey of Alexander's Conquests, and an Estimate of his Plans for their Consolidation and Improvement.
Page 45 - George Washington, Commander in Chief of the Armies of the United States of America, throughout the War which established their Independence; and First President of the United States.
Page 24 - The TRAVELLER'S DIRECTORY; or, A POCKET COMPANION. Shewing the course of the Main Road from Philadelphia to New York, and from Philadelphia to Washington, with descriptions of the places through 'which it passes, and the intersections of the cross roads.
Page 74 - Bennett's (Rev. John) Letters to a Young Lady, ON A VARIETY OF SUBJECTS CALCULATED TO IMPROVE THE HEART, TO FORM THE MANNERS, AND ENLIGHTEN THE UNDERSTANDING. "That our daughters may be as polished corners of the temple.
Page 157 - FAMILY EXPOSITOR; Or, a Paraphrase and Version of the New Testament : with Critical Notes, and a Practical Improvement of each Section.
Page 131 - Subsecivae; being a connected series of notes respecting the Geography, Chronology, and Literary History of the principal codes ťand original documents of the Grecian, Roman, Feudal, and Canon Laws.
Page 128 - The laws of Jamaica, passed by the Assembly, and confirmed by His Majesty in Council, April 17, 1684. To which is added the state of Jamaica as it is now under the government of Sir Thomas Lynch.
Page 37 - States, took down in short-hand and printed full reports of the proceedings of that body. (Congressional register; or history of the proceedings and debates of the first House of representatives of the United States of America...
Page 129 - Law ; defining and interpreting the Terms or Words of Art, and comprising also copious information on the subjects of Trade and Government.

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