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Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)

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Works: 3,068 works in 3,705 publications in 5 languages and 72,820 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Periodicals  Poetry  Biography  Bibliography  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Anecdotes 
Classifications: F1230, 917.3
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Most widely held works by Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Register of debates in Congress : comprising the leading debates and incidents of the ... session of the ... Congress by United States( )

in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dictionary historical and critical of Mr. Peter Bayle by Pierre Bayle( Book )

3 editions published in 1720 in French and English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of biographies of historical persons, originally published in 1697. This electronic version is based on the 1740 Amsterdam edition, and includes full-text searching of the original index
Critische Dichtkunst by Johann Jakob Breitinger( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in German and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of Sir Isaac Newton's philosophy by Henry Pemberton( Book )

1 edition published in 1728 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels through the United States of North America the country of the Iroquois, and Upper Canada, in the years 1795, 1796, and 1797 ; with an authentic account of Lower Canada by François-Alexandre-Frédéric La Rochefoucauld-Liancourt( Book )

3 editions published between 1799 and 1800 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Du calcul des dérivations by L. F. A Arbogast( Book )

1 edition published in 1800 in French and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, east and west Florida. A facsimile of the 1792 London edition embellished with its nine original plates by William Bartram( Book )

2 editions published between 1792 and 1794 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bartram (1739-1823) was the first native-born American artist-naturalist. He set off in March, 1773, from Philadelphia for Georgia and Florida where he collected objects and supplied various patrons in England with illustrations of American plants and animals. Bartram's published record of this journey is not merely a technical work, but an intensely poetic one, and is the most important and beautiful description of the southeastern United States during the 18th century. William returned to Philadelphia in 1777 where he spent the rest of his long life, making botanical drawings
The history of the conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards by Antonio de Solís( Book )

4 editions published between 1699 and 1786 in 4 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firma de W.R Jervis Donacion : Biblioteca de Zea
The history of the rise, progress, and establishment of the Independence of the United States of America by William Gordon( Book )

2 editions published in 1788 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This second of four volumes picks up the story of the American Revolution before Colonel Arnold's ill-fated expedition to Quebec and ends after the Siege of Charleston. It includes transcripts of a number of letters relating to each engagement
History of Russia, from the foundation of the monarchy by Rurik, to the accession of Catharine the Second by William Tooke( Book )

2 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on the commerce and police of the River Thames by Patrick Colquhoun( Book )

2 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anticipation containing the substance of His M---------y's most gracious speech to both H------s of P----l-----t, on the opening of the approaching session, together with a full and authentic account of the debate which will take place in the H----e of C------s ... With notes. (First published three days before the opening of the session.) by Richard Tickell( Book )

5 editions published in 1778 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains a manuscript version of the eighth edition of Anticipation. It is unknown if Ticknell handwrote this manuscript or if is is the work of a copyist
Essai sur l'application de l'analyse à la probabilité des décisions rendues à la pluralité des voix by Jean-Antoine-Nicolas de Caritat Condorcet( Book )

2 editions published in 1785 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the life of Gustavus Adolphus, king of Sweden : sirnamed the Great by Walter Harte( Book )

2 editions published in 1759 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of preserving health by John Armstrong( Book )

2 editions published in 1796 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophical essays on various subjects : with some remarks on Mr. Locke's Essay on the human understanding : 1742 by Isaac Watts( Book )

2 editions published in 1742 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The subjects treated in the first essays, space, substance, body and spirit, have no inconsiderable influence in adjusting our ideas of God and Creatures, animate and inanimate beings. Body and spirit are the two only proper substances that we know of, and if their distinct essences can be limited and adjusted in clear ideas, it will be a happy clew to lead us into some further knowledge of the visible and invisible world, and will give us a more particular and distinct acquaintance with human nature, which is compounded of matter and mind. Also included are remarks on Mr. Locke's Essay on the Human Understanding and a brief scheme of ontology"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2008 APA, all rights reserved)
Travels to discover the source of the Nile : in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773 : in five volumes by James Bruce( )

3 editions published in 1790 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 18th-century account describes a journey beginning at the Nile Delta and continuing to the headwaters of the Blue Nile
 
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Library of Congress. Pre-1801 Imprint Collection

Pre-1801 Collection (Library of Congress)

Pre-1801 Imprint Collection

Pre-1801 Imprints Collection (Library of Congress)

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