Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for Promoting Useful Knowledge, Volumes 1-2

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Page 298 - HOYT (E.)— ANTIQUARIAN RESEARCHES: Comprising A HISTORY of the INDIAN WARS in the Country Bordering Connecticut River and Parts adjacent, and other interesting Events, From the First Landing of the Pilgrims, to the Conquest of Canada by the English, in 1760...
Page 29 - THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF THE MEDICAL SCIENCES, EDITED BY ISAAC HAYS, MD, is published Quarterly, on the first of January, April, July, and October. Each number contains at least two hundred and eighty large octavo pages, handsomely and appropriately illustrated, wherever necessary.
Page 223 - Index Monasticus ; or the Abbeys and other Monasteries, Alien Priories, Friaries, Colleges, Collegiate Churches, and Hospitals, with their Dependencies, formerly established in the Diocese of Norwich and the ancient Kingdom of East Anglia...
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Page 221 - Memorials of Columbus; or, A collection of authentic documents of that celebrated navigator, now first published from the original manuscripts, by order of the decurions of Genoa; preceded by a memoir of his life and discoveries. Translated from the Spanish and Italian.
Page 43 - Philadelphia, be, and shall be, for ever hereafter, persons able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 282 - Descriptions of new species and genera of plants in the natural order of the Compositae, collected in a tour across the continent to the Pacific, a residence in Oregon, and a visit to the Sandwich Islands and upper California, during the years 1834 and 1835.
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