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Lawson, Alexander 1773-1846

Overview
Works: 112 works in 216 publications in 1 language and 2,929 library holdings
Genres: History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Portraits  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Fiction  Caricatures and cartoons  Case studies  Maps 
Roles: Author, Engraver
Classifications: AC1, 917.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alexander Lawson
An abridgment of Mr. Heath's translation of Baudelocque's Midwifery by Jean Louis Baudelocque( Book )

5 editions published between 1807 and 1823 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopaedia, or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature ...( Book )

7 editions published in 1798 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of botany, or, Outlines of the natural history of vegetables by Benjamin Smith Barton( Book )

3 editions published in 1803 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon( Book )

in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructive rambles in London, and the adjacent villages. : designed to amuse the mind, and improve the understanding of youth. by Elizabeth Helme( Book )

7 editions published between 1799 and 1814 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ornithology; or, The natural history of birds inhabiting the United States, not given by Wilson by Charles Lucian Bonaparte( Book )

in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies of nature by Bernardin de Saint-Pierre( Book )

1 edition published in 1808 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new system of chemistry : comprehending the latest discoveries and improvements of the science. : Illustrated with copper-plates by Thomas Thomson( Book )

8 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A synopsis of the various kinds of difficult parturition : with practical remarks on the management of labours by Samuel Merriman( Book )

2 editions published between 1816 and 1817 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Holy Bible : containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha( Book )

in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The surgical works, or, Statement of the doctrine and practice of P.J. Desault ... by P.-J Desault( Book )

2 editions published in 1814 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon( Book )

3 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History of the British Empire, from the year 1765, to the end of 1783. Containing an impartial history of the origin, progress, and termination of the American Revolution by Society of Arts (Great Britain)( Book )

7 editions published in 1798 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Virgil by Virgil( Book )

2 editions published in 1814 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical account of the most celebrated voyages, travels, and discoveries from the time of Columbus to the present period by William Fordyce Mavor( Book )

in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of expeditions to the sources of the Mississippi : and through the western parts of Louisiana, to the sources of the Arkansas, Kans, La Platte, and Pierre Jaun Rivers : performed by order of the government of the United States during the years 1805, 1806, and 1807 : and a tour through the interior parts of New Spain, when conducted through these provinces, by order of the captain-general in the year 1807 by Zebulon Montgomery Pike( Book )

2 editions published in 1810 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Even before Lewis and Clark had returned in 1806, Lieutenant Zebulon Pike was sent to explore the southern reaches of the Louisiana Territory. Pike traveled to Colorado and down the Front Range looking for the Red River. His party failed to find it and instead wandered into New Mexico where the Spanish caught him and escorted him home. His expedition returned with valuable information about the northern provinces of colonial Mexico
 
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Alternative Names
Alexander Lawson

Alexander Lawson American printmaker, born in Scotland

Alexander Lawson US-amerikanischer Druckgrafiker, in Schottland geboren

Languages
English (91)