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To Willam Denny, Esquire Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of the Province of Pennsylvania, &c. The address of the trustees and treasurer of the Friendly association for regaining and preserving peace with the Indians by pacific measure

To Willam Denny, Esquire Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of...

Imprint 3.; Franklin coll. 2.; Not in Evans. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collect... more

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; w...

First edition, 1759. The uncertainity of a death-bed repentance, illustrated under the character of Penitens: p. [12]-16. "Benezet...of a French family of St. Quentin, was driven from France by the revocation ... more

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London in the year 1665

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effec...

Extracted from Defoe's Journal of the plague year. Signatures: )(⁸. Evans 9373 LAC knj 2019-01-04 no edits (2 cards) LAC ecr 2019-01-08 review

A new map of North America from the latest discoveries.

A new map of North America from the latest discoveries.

Scale ca. 1:12,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 89 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2: 651/1 LAC scc 201... more

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from many false and malicious aspersions : contain'd in vertain letters and memorials, written by Governor Bernard, General Gage, Commodore Hood, the Commissioners of the AMerican Board of Customs, and others, and by them respectively transmitted to the British Ministry

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from ...

Attributed to Samuel Adams by Evans. Also attributed to William Cooper and James Otis. Cf. Winsor, J. Narrative and critical history of America, 1887, v. 6, p. 84. The letters referred to were published at Bost... more

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the Reverend and learned George Whitefield, chaplain to the Right Honourable the Countess of Huntington, &c &c

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent s...

Evans 11812 LAC knj 2019-05-30 no edits (2 cards)

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

Evans 12348 LAC tnb 2019-02-26 no edits (1 card)

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Carolina, passed since the incorporation of the city : collected and revised by T. Ford, esquire ... to which are prefixed, the act of the General Assembly for incorporating the city, and the subsequent acts to explain and amend the same

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Ca...

Entire vol. interleaved with blank leaves. Signatures: A-U² V² W² [X]² [Y]²(-Y2). Includes index. ESTC W40171 Gould & Morgan. South Carolina, 909 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciation : being the first part of a grammatical institute of the English language

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciati...

Signatures: A-M⁶. Evans 23052 Skeel, E.E.F. Webster 22 ESTC W7833 LC copy rebound; in 19 cm. case with contemporary wooden boards preserved in enclosed folder.

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus ...

Plates engraved by Cornelius Tiebout. Signatures: [A]⁴ B-R⁶ S² ²B-R⁶. Vol. 1: [8], 194 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: [2], 192 p., [1] folded leaf of plates. Evans 23353 List of subscribers: v. 1, p. [5-8], 1st ... more

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans : illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, September 15, 1791

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of t...

Signatures: [*1] [A]⁴B - D⁴E³. Evans 23346 LAC brd 2019-04-24 update (1 card)

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, wit...

Letter to Thomas Jefferson, transmitting a copy of the writer's almanac and discussing the subject of slavery. Signatures: [A]² B-D². Evans 24073 Jefferson's reply, dated August 30, 1791: p. 11-12. Account of t... more

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

First impression contains errata statement indicating errors in "a few copies". Second impression contains additional extract of letter from Mr. Randolph to the printer regarding errata. Cf. Evans. Signatures: ... more

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & country-dances

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & c...

by M.J.C. Fraisier. (statement of responsibility) Signatures: [A]♯ B♯. The foot of the title-page is torn off, and the date as given above is supplied in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables : and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves : and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and v...

"Published according to Act of Congress." With an errata leaf. First cook book written by an American and published in the United States. Cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib. Signatures: [A]-E⁶ LC copy missing to... more

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new Constitution, as agreed upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787 : in two volumes

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new ...

By Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay. Evans 35581 LC has James Madison's copy, with his ms. notes and attributions. Accompanied by an article from the Feb. 17, 1864 issue of the Daily morning chro... more

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing how a gentleman of great estate in Bristol, had a proud and disobedient daughter, who, because her parents would not support her in all her extravagance, bargained with the devil to poison them, how an angel informed her parents of her design, how she lay in a trance four days, and when she was put in the grave, she came to life again, and related the wonderful things she saw in the other world

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

To Willam Denny, Esquire Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of the Province of Pennsylvania, &c. The address of the trustees and treasurer of the Friendly association for regaining and preserving peace with the Indians by pacific measure

To Willam Denny, Esquire Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of...

Imprint 3.; Franklin coll. 2.; Not in Evans. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collect... more

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; w...

First edition, 1759. The uncertainity of a death-bed repentance, illustrated under the character of Penitens: p. [12]-16. "Benezet...of a French family of St. Quentin, was driven from France by the revocation ... more

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London in the year 1665

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effec...

Extracted from Defoe's Journal of the plague year. Signatures: )(⁸. Evans 9373 LAC knj 2019-01-04 no edits (2 cards) LAC ecr 2019-01-08 review

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from many false and malicious aspersions : contain'd in vertain letters and memorials, written by Governor Bernard, General Gage, Commodore Hood, the Commissioners of the AMerican Board of Customs, and others, and by them respectively transmitted to the British Ministry

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from ...

Attributed to Samuel Adams by Evans. Also attributed to William Cooper and James Otis. Cf. Winsor, J. Narrative and critical history of America, 1887, v. 6, p. 84. The letters referred to were published at Bost... more

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the Reverend and learned George Whitefield, chaplain to the Right Honourable the Countess of Huntington, &c &c

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent s...

Evans 11812 LAC knj 2019-05-30 no edits (2 cards)

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

Evans 12348 LAC tnb 2019-02-26 no edits (1 card)

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Carolina, passed since the incorporation of the city : collected and revised by T. Ford, esquire ... to which are prefixed, the act of the General Assembly for incorporating the city, and the subsequent acts to explain and amend the same

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Ca...

Entire vol. interleaved with blank leaves. Signatures: A-U² V² W² [X]² [Y]²(-Y2). Includes index. ESTC W40171 Gould & Morgan. South Carolina, 909 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciation : being the first part of a grammatical institute of the English language

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciati...

Signatures: A-M⁶. Evans 23052 Skeel, E.E.F. Webster 22 ESTC W7833 LC copy rebound; in 19 cm. case with contemporary wooden boards preserved in enclosed folder.

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans : illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, September 15, 1791

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of t...

Signatures: [*1] [A]⁴B - D⁴E³. Evans 23346 LAC brd 2019-04-24 update (1 card)

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus ...

Plates engraved by Cornelius Tiebout. Signatures: [A]⁴ B-R⁶ S² ²B-R⁶. Vol. 1: [8], 194 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: [2], 192 p., [1] folded leaf of plates. Evans 23353 List of subscribers: v. 1, p. [5-8], 1st ... more

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, wit...

Letter to Thomas Jefferson, transmitting a copy of the writer's almanac and discussing the subject of slavery. Signatures: [A]² B-D². Evans 24073 Jefferson's reply, dated August 30, 1791: p. 11-12. Account of t... more

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

First impression contains errata statement indicating errors in "a few copies". Second impression contains additional extract of letter from Mr. Randolph to the printer regarding errata. Cf. Evans. Signatures: ... more

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & country-dances

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & c...

by M.J.C. Fraisier. (statement of responsibility) Signatures: [A]♯ B♯. The foot of the title-page is torn off, and the date as given above is supplied in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables : and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves : and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and v...

"Published according to Act of Congress." With an errata leaf. First cook book written by an American and published in the United States. Cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib. Signatures: [A]-E⁶ LC copy missing to... more

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new Constitution, as agreed upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787 : in two volumes

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new ...

By Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay. Evans 35581 LC has James Madison's copy, with his ms. notes and attributions. Accompanied by an article from the Feb. 17, 1864 issue of the Daily morning chro... more

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing how a gentleman of great estate in Bristol, had a proud and disobedient daughter, who, because her parents would not support her in all her extravagance, bargained with the devil to poison them, how an angel informed her parents of her design, how she lay in a trance four days, and when she was put in the grave, she came to life again, and related the wonderful things she saw in the other world

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

To Willam Denny, Esquire Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of the Province of Pennsylvania, &c. The address of the trustees and treasurer of the Friendly association for regaining and preserving peace with the Indians by pacific measure

To Willam Denny, Esquire Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of...

Imprint 3.; Franklin coll. 2.; Not in Evans. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collect... more

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; w...

First edition, 1759. The uncertainity of a death-bed repentance, illustrated under the character of Penitens: p. [12]-16. "Benezet...of a French family of St. Quentin, was driven from France by the revocation ... more

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London in the year 1665

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effec...

Extracted from Defoe's Journal of the plague year. Signatures: )(⁸. Evans 9373 LAC knj 2019-01-04 no edits (2 cards) LAC ecr 2019-01-08 review

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from many false and malicious aspersions : contain'd in vertain letters and memorials, written by Governor Bernard, General Gage, Commodore Hood, the Commissioners of the AMerican Board of Customs, and others, and by them respectively transmitted to the British Ministry

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from ...

Attributed to Samuel Adams by Evans. Also attributed to William Cooper and James Otis. Cf. Winsor, J. Narrative and critical history of America, 1887, v. 6, p. 84. The letters referred to were published at Bost... more

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the Reverend and learned George Whitefield, chaplain to the Right Honourable the Countess of Huntington, &c &c

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent s...

Evans 11812 LAC knj 2019-05-30 no edits (2 cards)

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

Evans 12348 LAC tnb 2019-02-26 no edits (1 card)

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Carolina, passed since the incorporation of the city : collected and revised by T. Ford, esquire ... to which are prefixed, the act of the General Assembly for incorporating the city, and the subsequent acts to explain and amend the same

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Ca...

Entire vol. interleaved with blank leaves. Signatures: A-U² V² W² [X]² [Y]²(-Y2). Includes index. ESTC W40171 Gould & Morgan. South Carolina, 909 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciation : being the first part of a grammatical institute of the English language

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciati...

Signatures: A-M⁶. Evans 23052 Skeel, E.E.F. Webster 22 ESTC W7833 LC copy rebound; in 19 cm. case with contemporary wooden boards preserved in enclosed folder.

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans : illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, September 15, 1791

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of t...

Signatures: [*1] [A]⁴B - D⁴E³. Evans 23346 LAC brd 2019-04-24 update (1 card)

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus ...

Plates engraved by Cornelius Tiebout. Signatures: [A]⁴ B-R⁶ S² ²B-R⁶. Vol. 1: [8], 194 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: [2], 192 p., [1] folded leaf of plates. Evans 23353 List of subscribers: v. 1, p. [5-8], 1st ... more

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, wit...

Letter to Thomas Jefferson, transmitting a copy of the writer's almanac and discussing the subject of slavery. Signatures: [A]² B-D². Evans 24073 Jefferson's reply, dated August 30, 1791: p. 11-12. Account of t... more

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

First impression contains errata statement indicating errors in "a few copies". Second impression contains additional extract of letter from Mr. Randolph to the printer regarding errata. Cf. Evans. Signatures: ... more

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables : and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves : and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and v...

"Published according to Act of Congress." With an errata leaf. First cook book written by an American and published in the United States. Cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib. Signatures: [A]-E⁶ LC copy missing to... more

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & country-dances

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & c...

by M.J.C. Fraisier. (statement of responsibility) Signatures: [A]♯ B♯. The foot of the title-page is torn off, and the date as given above is supplied in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing how a gentleman of great estate in Bristol, had a proud and disobedient daughter, who, because her parents would not support her in all her extravagance, bargained with the devil to poison them, how an angel informed her parents of her design, how she lay in a trance four days, and when she was put in the grave, she came to life again, and related the wonderful things she saw in the other world

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new Constitution, as agreed upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787 : in two volumes

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new ...

By Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay. Evans 35581 LC has James Madison's copy, with his ms. notes and attributions. Accompanied by an article from the Feb. 17, 1864 issue of the Daily morning chro... more

To Willam Denny, Esquire Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of the Province of Pennsylvania, &c. The address of the trustees and treasurer of the Friendly association for regaining and preserving peace with the Indians by pacific measure

To Willam Denny, Esquire Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of...

Imprint 3.; Franklin coll. 2.; Not in Evans. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collect... more

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; w...

First edition, 1759. The uncertainity of a death-bed repentance, illustrated under the character of Penitens: p. [12]-16. "Benezet...of a French family of St. Quentin, was driven from France by the revocation ... more

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London in the year 1665

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effec...

Extracted from Defoe's Journal of the plague year. Signatures: )(⁸. Evans 9373 LAC knj 2019-01-04 no edits (2 cards) LAC ecr 2019-01-08 review

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from many false and malicious aspersions : contain'd in vertain letters and memorials, written by Governor Bernard, General Gage, Commodore Hood, the Commissioners of the AMerican Board of Customs, and others, and by them respectively transmitted to the British Ministry

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from ...

Attributed to Samuel Adams by Evans. Also attributed to William Cooper and James Otis. Cf. Winsor, J. Narrative and critical history of America, 1887, v. 6, p. 84. The letters referred to were published at Bost... more

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the Reverend and learned George Whitefield, chaplain to the Right Honourable the Countess of Huntington, &c &c

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent s...

Evans 11812 LAC knj 2019-05-30 no edits (2 cards)

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

Evans 12348 LAC tnb 2019-02-26 no edits (1 card)

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Carolina, passed since the incorporation of the city : collected and revised by T. Ford, esquire ... to which are prefixed, the act of the General Assembly for incorporating the city, and the subsequent acts to explain and amend the same

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Ca...

Entire vol. interleaved with blank leaves. Signatures: A-U² V² W² [X]² [Y]²(-Y2). Includes index. ESTC W40171 Gould & Morgan. South Carolina, 909 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciation : being the first part of a grammatical institute of the English language

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciati...

Signatures: A-M⁶. Evans 23052 Skeel, E.E.F. Webster 22 ESTC W7833 LC copy rebound; in 19 cm. case with contemporary wooden boards preserved in enclosed folder.

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans : illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, September 15, 1791

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of t...

Signatures: [*1] [A]⁴B - D⁴E³. Evans 23346 LAC brd 2019-04-24 update (1 card)

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus ...

Plates engraved by Cornelius Tiebout. Signatures: [A]⁴ B-R⁶ S² ²B-R⁶. Vol. 1: [8], 194 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: [2], 192 p., [1] folded leaf of plates. Evans 23353 List of subscribers: v. 1, p. [5-8], 1st ... more

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, wit...

Letter to Thomas Jefferson, transmitting a copy of the writer's almanac and discussing the subject of slavery. Signatures: [A]² B-D². Evans 24073 Jefferson's reply, dated August 30, 1791: p. 11-12. Account of t... more

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

First impression contains errata statement indicating errors in "a few copies". Second impression contains additional extract of letter from Mr. Randolph to the printer regarding errata. Cf. Evans. Signatures: ... more

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables : and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves : and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and v...

"Published according to Act of Congress." With an errata leaf. First cook book written by an American and published in the United States. Cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib. Signatures: [A]-E⁶ LC copy missing to... more

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & country-dances

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & c...

by M.J.C. Fraisier. (statement of responsibility) Signatures: [A]♯ B♯. The foot of the title-page is torn off, and the date as given above is supplied in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing how a gentleman of great estate in Bristol, had a proud and disobedient daughter, who, because her parents would not support her in all her extravagance, bargained with the devil to poison them, how an angel informed her parents of her design, how she lay in a trance four days, and when she was put in the grave, she came to life again, and related the wonderful things she saw in the other world

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new Constitution, as agreed upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787 : in two volumes

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new ...

By Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay. Evans 35581 LC has James Madison's copy, with his ms. notes and attributions. Accompanied by an article from the Feb. 17, 1864 issue of the Daily morning chro... more

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; w...

First edition, 1759. The uncertainity of a death-bed repentance, illustrated under the character of Penitens: p. [12]-16. "Benezet...of a French family of St. Quentin, was driven from France by the revocation ... more

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London in the year 1665

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effec...

Extracted from Defoe's Journal of the plague year. Signatures: )(⁸. Evans 9373 LAC knj 2019-01-04 no edits (2 cards) LAC ecr 2019-01-08 review

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from many false and malicious aspersions : contain'd in vertain letters and memorials, written by Governor Bernard, General Gage, Commodore Hood, the Commissioners of the AMerican Board of Customs, and others, and by them respectively transmitted to the British Ministry

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from ...

Attributed to Samuel Adams by Evans. Also attributed to William Cooper and James Otis. Cf. Winsor, J. Narrative and critical history of America, 1887, v. 6, p. 84. The letters referred to were published at Bost... more

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the Reverend and learned George Whitefield, chaplain to the Right Honourable the Countess of Huntington, &c &c

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent s...

Evans 11812 LAC knj 2019-05-30 no edits (2 cards)

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

Evans 12348 LAC tnb 2019-02-26 no edits (1 card)

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Carolina, passed since the incorporation of the city : collected and revised by T. Ford, esquire ... to which are prefixed, the act of the General Assembly for incorporating the city, and the subsequent acts to explain and amend the same

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Ca...

Entire vol. interleaved with blank leaves. Signatures: A-U² V² W² [X]² [Y]²(-Y2). Includes index. ESTC W40171 Gould & Morgan. South Carolina, 909 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciation : being the first part of a grammatical institute of the English language

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciati...

Signatures: A-M⁶. Evans 23052 Skeel, E.E.F. Webster 22 ESTC W7833 LC copy rebound; in 19 cm. case with contemporary wooden boards preserved in enclosed folder.

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans : illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, September 15, 1791

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of t...

Signatures: [*1] [A]⁴B - D⁴E³. Evans 23346 LAC brd 2019-04-24 update (1 card)

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus ...

Plates engraved by Cornelius Tiebout. Signatures: [A]⁴ B-R⁶ S² ²B-R⁶. Vol. 1: [8], 194 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: [2], 192 p., [1] folded leaf of plates. Evans 23353 List of subscribers: v. 1, p. [5-8], 1st ... more

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, wit...

Letter to Thomas Jefferson, transmitting a copy of the writer's almanac and discussing the subject of slavery. Signatures: [A]² B-D². Evans 24073 Jefferson's reply, dated August 30, 1791: p. 11-12. Account of t... more

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

First impression contains errata statement indicating errors in "a few copies". Second impression contains additional extract of letter from Mr. Randolph to the printer regarding errata. Cf. Evans. Signatures: ... more

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables : and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves : and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and v...

"Published according to Act of Congress." With an errata leaf. First cook book written by an American and published in the United States. Cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib. Signatures: [A]-E⁶ LC copy missing to... more

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & country-dances

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & c...

by M.J.C. Fraisier. (statement of responsibility) Signatures: [A]♯ B♯. The foot of the title-page is torn off, and the date as given above is supplied in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing how a gentleman of great estate in Bristol, had a proud and disobedient daughter, who, because her parents would not support her in all her extravagance, bargained with the devil to poison them, how an angel informed her parents of her design, how she lay in a trance four days, and when she was put in the grave, she came to life again, and related the wonderful things she saw in the other world

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new Constitution, as agreed upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787 : in two volumes

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new ...

By Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay. Evans 35581 LC has James Madison's copy, with his ms. notes and attributions. Accompanied by an article from the Feb. 17, 1864 issue of the Daily morning chro... more

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; w...

First edition, 1759. The uncertainity of a death-bed repentance, illustrated under the character of Penitens: p. [12]-16. "Benezet...of a French family of St. Quentin, was driven from France by the revocation ... more

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London in the year 1665

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effec...

Extracted from Defoe's Journal of the plague year. Signatures: )(⁸. Evans 9373 LAC knj 2019-01-04 no edits (2 cards) LAC ecr 2019-01-08 review

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from many false and malicious aspersions : contain'd in vertain letters and memorials, written by Governor Bernard, General Gage, Commodore Hood, the Commissioners of the AMerican Board of Customs, and others, and by them respectively transmitted to the British Ministry

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from ...

Attributed to Samuel Adams by Evans. Also attributed to William Cooper and James Otis. Cf. Winsor, J. Narrative and critical history of America, 1887, v. 6, p. 84. The letters referred to were published at Bost... more

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the Reverend and learned George Whitefield, chaplain to the Right Honourable the Countess of Huntington, &c &c

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent s...

Evans 11812 LAC knj 2019-05-30 no edits (2 cards)

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

Evans 12348 LAC tnb 2019-02-26 no edits (1 card)

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Carolina, passed since the incorporation of the city : collected and revised by T. Ford, esquire ... to which are prefixed, the act of the General Assembly for incorporating the city, and the subsequent acts to explain and amend the same

Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the state of South-Ca...

Entire vol. interleaved with blank leaves. Signatures: A-U² V² W² [X]² [Y]²(-Y2). Includes index. ESTC W40171 Gould & Morgan. South Carolina, 909 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciation : being the first part of a grammatical institute of the English language

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciati...

Signatures: A-M⁶. Evans 23052 Skeel, E.E.F. Webster 22 ESTC W7833 LC copy rebound; in 19 cm. case with contemporary wooden boards preserved in enclosed folder.

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans : illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, September 15, 1791

The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of t...

Signatures: [*1] [A]⁴B - D⁴E³. Evans 23346 LAC brd 2019-04-24 update (1 card)

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus ...

Plates engraved by Cornelius Tiebout. Signatures: [A]⁴ B-R⁶ S² ²B-R⁶. Vol. 1: [8], 194 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: [2], 192 p., [1] folded leaf of plates. Evans 23353 List of subscribers: v. 1, p. [5-8], 1st ... more

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, wit...

Letter to Thomas Jefferson, transmitting a copy of the writer's almanac and discussing the subject of slavery. Signatures: [A]² B-D². Evans 24073 Jefferson's reply, dated August 30, 1791: p. 11-12. Account of t... more

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

A vindication of Mr. Randolph's resignation

First impression contains errata statement indicating errors in "a few copies". Second impression contains additional extract of letter from Mr. Randolph to the printer regarding errata. Cf. Evans. Signatures: ... more

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & country-dances

The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & c...

by M.J.C. Fraisier. (statement of responsibility) Signatures: [A]♯ B♯. The foot of the title-page is torn off, and the date as given above is supplied in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables : and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves : and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life

American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and v...

"Published according to Act of Congress." With an errata leaf. First cook book written by an American and published in the United States. Cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib. Signatures: [A]-E⁶ LC copy missing to... more

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing how a gentleman of great estate in Bristol, had a proud and disobedient daughter, who, because her parents would not support her in all her extravagance, bargained with the devil to poison them, how an angel informed her parents of her design, how she lay in a trance four days, and when she was put in the grave, she came to life again, and related the wonderful things she saw in the other world

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new Constitution, as agreed upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787 : in two volumes

The Federalist : a collection of essays, written in favour of the new ...

By Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay. Evans 35581 LC has James Madison's copy, with his ms. notes and attributions. Accompanied by an article from the Feb. 17, 1864 issue of the Daily morning chro... more

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of Negroes; w...

First edition, 1759. The uncertainity of a death-bed repentance, illustrated under the character of Penitens: p. [12]-16. "Benezet...of a French family of St. Quentin, was driven from France by the revocation ... more

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London in the year 1665

The dreadful visitation : in a short account of the progress and effec...

Extracted from Defoe's Journal of the plague year. Signatures: )(⁸. Evans 9373 LAC knj 2019-01-04 no edits (2 cards) LAC ecr 2019-01-08 review

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from many false and malicious aspersions : contain'd in vertain letters and memorials, written by Governor Bernard, General Gage, Commodore Hood, the Commissioners of the AMerican Board of Customs, and others, and by them respectively transmitted to the British Ministry

An appeal to the world; or, A vindication of the town of Boston, from ...

Attributed to Samuel Adams by Evans. Also attributed to William Cooper and James Otis. Cf. Winsor, J. Narrative and critical history of America, 1887, v. 6, p. 84. The letters referred to were published at Bost... more

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the Reverend and learned George Whitefield, chaplain to the Right Honourable the Countess of Huntington, &c &c

An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent s...

Evans 11812 LAC knj 2019-05-30 no edits (2 cards)

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

The frugal housewife, or complete woman cook

Evans 12348 LAC tnb 2019-02-26 no edits (1 card)