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Reel: 40, No. 1043
Johnson, John, fl. 1792.

The rape of Bethesda; or, The Georgia orphan house destroyed.

Charleston, Printed by Markland & M'Iver, no. 47 Bay. 1792

A poem.; 16 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1044
Johnson, Thomas.

The Kentucky miscellany.

Lexington, Ky. 1789

Reel: 40, No. 1045
Johnston, Archibald.

The mariner; a poem in two cantos.

Philadelphia, Published by Edward Earle, corner of Fourth and Library streets, William Fry, printer. 1818

3 p.l., [9]-152 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1046
[Joline, John K.].

An heroic address, for the fourth of July, 1813.

[New Brunswick, N.J., Abraham Blauvelt?]. [1813]

Inscribed to the New Jersey, Washington Benevolent Society, in New Brunswick. By a member. From the press of the Guardian.; 12 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1047
[Joline, John K.].

[Brief] journal of the taking of Cape Breton, put in metre, by L.G. one of the soldiers in the expedition.

[n.p.]. [1745]


Reel: 40, No. 1048
Jones, Elizabeth C.

Poems on different subjects, original and selected.

Providence, H.H. Brown, printer. 1819

48 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1049
[Jones, James Athearn] 1791-1854.

Bonaparte; with The storm at sea, Madaline, and other poems.

New York, Published by Haly and Thomas, no. 143, Broadway. 1820

92 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1050
Jones, Walter.

A Masonic poem, delivered at Mansfield, (Conn.) before Trinity chapter of Royal Arch Masons; and Eastern Star and Uriel Lodges; on the anniversary festival of St. John the evangelist.

Bookfield, Printed by E. Merriam & Co. 1819

To which is added a eulogy pronounced at the grave of Brother Austin Stowell, of Pomfret (Conn.) Feb. 22, A.L. 5814. Together with an address delivered June 30th, A.L. 5819, at the interment of Brother Stephen Lewis, of Ashford (Conn.) ... Published by request.; 24 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1051
[Joy, George].

Innocency's complaint against tyrannical court [Faction?] in newengland.

[Cambridge, Samuel Green]. 1677


Reel: 40, No. 1052
Judge Wolcott.

New Haven, Printed by James Parker and Company. 1760

A funeral poem upon Roger Wolcott Esq; who was one of the honourable council of the colony of Connecticut, and a judge of their superior court; who died October 19th, 1759; in the 56 year of his age. Inscribed to William Wolcott esq; ...; 10 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1053.1
Julap, Giles.

The glosser; a poem in two books.

[n.p.]. [1802]

72 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1054
Junius, Juvenal, pseud.

The Philadelphia pursuits of literature.

Philadelphia, Printed for the author, and published by John Davis, at the original publication store, 86 Arch street, opposite the Presbyterian church. 1805

A satirical poem. Book the Second. To which is added a candid and dispassionate dissertation on the merits of the writers in the port folio and other distinguished literary characters of Philadelphia: comprehending also an estimate of the poetry of Mr. Clifton, by John Davis. 1st ed.; 12 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1055
Juvenalis, Decimus Junius.

A new translation with notes, of the third satire of Juvenal.

New York, Printed for E. Sargeant, no. 39, Wall street, opposite the United States Bank. 1806

To which are added miscellaneous poems, original and translated.; xxvi, 190, [4] p.

Reel: 40, No. 1056
Keach, Benjamin, 1640-1704.

[The travels of true godliness and ungodliness; abridged from the works of Mr. Benjamin Keach; showing the different success they met with, in their various journeying amongst the race of fallen spirits, who are clothed for a season with flesh and blood, and commonly called men and women.].

[Philadelphia, Printed for Ezekiel Cooper]. [1803]

297, [3] p.

Reel: 40, No. 1058
[Kellogg, Ezekiel] supposed author.

A a [!] poem, on the unsuccessful me[asu]res taken ay [!] the British army; in order to enslave and destroy the United States in North America: from the beginning of the war, 1775, to the taking of General Burgoyne, and the the [!] army under his command, at Saratoga [!] 1777.

[n.p.]. [1782]

16 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1059
Kennedy, Thomas.


Washington City, Printed by Daniel Rapine, for the author. 1816

334 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1061
Kennedy, Thomas.

Songs of love and liberty.

Washington City, Printed by Daniel Rapine. 1817

98 p.

Reel: 40, No. 1062
[Kiemer, Samuel].

An elegy on the much lamented death of the ingenious and well-beloved Aquila Rose, clerk to the honourable assembly at Philadelphia, who died the 24th of the 4th month, 1723.

Philadelphia, Printed and sold by Samuel Kiemer. 1723

Aged 28.; broadside.; In Hazard, Samuel, ed. The Register of Pennsylvania. Vol. II No. 17. Philadelphia, 1828.; p. 262.

Reel: 41, No. 1063
[Kilty, William] 1757-1821.

The vision of Don Crocker: à poem, in three parts.

Baltimore, Printed for the author, G. Dobbin and Murphy, printers. [1813]

71 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1064
Kimmens, Hugh.

The number of the beast.

New York, Printed for the author, Southwick and Hardcastle, printers, no. 2 Wall street. 1806

1 p.l., [1], 6-31, [1] p.

Reel: 41, No. 1065
Knapp, Johann Georg, 1705-1771, comp. & ed.

Denkmal der schuldigen hochactung und liebe gestiftet dem weiland hochwurdigen und hochgelarten herrn d. Gotthilf August Erancken.

Halle, in der Buchhandlung des waisenhauses. 1770

Nunmehr gesamlet und herausgegeben; 6 p.l., 40, 60, 140, [i]-xxxvi p.; front. (port.).

Reel: 41, No. 1068
Knight, Henry Coggswell, 1788-1835.

The broken harp; poems.

Philadelphia, Published by J. Conrad and Co. 1815

x, 1 l., [1], 10-176, [1] p.; Cover title.

Reel: 41, No. 1069
Knight, Henry Coggswell, 1788-1835.

The Cypriad in two cantos: with other poems and translations.

Boston, J. Belcher, printer. 1809

1 p.l., 68 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1070
[Knight, Henry Coggswell] 1788-1835.

Twilight; a poem spoken at Litchfield, July 4th, 1812.

New York, Printed by Collins and Co., no. 189, Pearl street. 1813

By a student at law.; 48 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1071
[Knox, M.].

Clerical candidates.

Washington City. Nov. 14, 1801

A poem.; 32 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1073
Kunze, Johann Christoph, 1744-1807.

Einige gedichte und lieder von Johann Christoph Kunze, ev. luth. pred. zu Philadelphia, in Nordamerika.

Philadelphia, Christoph und Peter Saur. 1778

21 p.l., 132, [1] p.

Reel: 41, No. 1074
[Ladd, Joseph Brown] 1764-1786.

The poems of Arouet [pseud.].

Charleston, South Carolina, Printed by Bowen and Markland, no. 53, Church street, and no. 11, Elliot street. 1786

xvi, 128 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1076
Lectures to young ladies, to which are added short hymns, suited to the subjects.

Hartford, Printed by John Babcock. 1801

By a lady.; 96 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1077
Lafoy, John B.M.D.

The complete coiffeur; or, An essay on the art of adorning natural, and of creating artificial beauty.

New York, Stereotyped for the proprietors, and sold by all the principal booksellers. 1817

2 v. in 1. . plates.; Added engraved t.p.

Reel: 41, No. 1081
Lake, William.

The Parnassian pilgrim; or, The posthumous works of the late Mr. William Lake, with a sketch of his life.

Hudson, printed at the Balance Press. 1807

184 p.; Imperfect: lacks p. 125-126.

Reel: 41, No. 1082
A Lamentation for Gen. Washington, Esq., commander in chief of the combined forces of America and France, during the Revolutionary War, and afterwards President of the United States of America - who died December 14th, 1799.

Boston, N. Coverly, Jr. printer, Milk street, [n.p.]. [n.d.]


Reel: 41, No. 1084
The Lamentations of Mary Magdalene, on missing the body of our Lord out of the sepulchre. Together with her exultation on the angel's appearing and telling He was risen from the dead.

[n.p.]. [1793]

Printed for William Glendinning, Preacher of the Gospel.; 11 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1086
La Neuville, M.J.

Elegie sur la mort de George Washington.

Philadelphia, Chez Thomas & William Bradford, libraires, premiere rue sud, no. 8. 1800

7, [1] p.

Reel: 41, No. 1089
Lanman, Sarah, 1820-1825.


Norwich, Conn.

3 v.; Holograph.; First entry dated 1 February 1820 and final 10 June 1825.

Reel: 41, No. 1090
Lard, [Rebecca Hammond] 1772-1855.

The banks of the Ohio.

Windsor, Vt., Printed by Simeon Ide. 1823

A poem,; 12 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1091
[Lard, Rebecca Hammond] 1772-1855.

Miscellaneous poems on moral and religious subjects.

Woodstock, Printed by David Watson. 1820

By a lady.; 143 p.

Reel: 41, No. 1092
Lothrop, Jason.

Letters to a young gentleman, on a few moral and entertaining subjects; written in prose and verse, for the improvement of the young.

[Concord, N.H.] Published by the author, I. & W.R. Hill, printers. 1815

3 p.l., [1], x, [11-130], 1 l., 35, [1] p.; 11.7 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1097
Lathrop, John, 1772-1820.

A monody, sacred to the memory of the Rev. John Lovejoy Abbot, A.M., pastor of the Church in Chauncey-Place, Boston; who died October 17, 1814.

Boston, Published by Munroe, Francis & Parker, no. 4, Cornhill. 1815

16 p.; 23 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1098
Lathrop, John, 1772-1820.

The speech of Caunonicus; or, An Indian tradition, a poem, with explanatory notes.

Calcutta, Printed by T. Hollingberry, Hircarrah Press. 1802

2 p.l., [iii]-xi, 24, [17] p.; 24 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1099
[Law, Thomas].

Ballston springs.

New-York, Printed by S. Gould, opposite City Hall. 1806

48 p.

Reel: 42, No. 1100
Leacock, John.

The fall of British tyranny; or, American liberty triumphant.

Providence. [n.d.]

The first campaign. A tragi-comedy of five acts, as lately planned at the Royal Theatrum Pandemonium, at St. James's. The principal place of action in America. Published according to act of Parliament.; Printed by J. Douglas M'Dougall, on the west side of the great bridge.; 66 p.; map. (fold.).

Reel: 42, No. 1102
[Leacock, John].

The fall of British tyranny: or, American liberty triumphant.

Philadelphia, Printed by Styner and Cist, in Second street, near Arch street. 1776

The first campaign. A tragi-comedy of five acts, as lately planned at the Royal theatrum pandemonium, at St. James's. The principal place of action in America. Published according to act of Parliament.; viii, 66 p.; 21.5 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1103
Learned, Lydia, 1730-1792.

[A poem on the death of Mr. Abraham Rice, aged 80, and Mr. John Cloyes, aged 41, who were struck with lightning, June 3, 1777] in Framingham.

Boston, Printed at the Bible & Heart in Cornhill. [1777?]

10 p.; 16 cm.; (12 mo.).

Reel: 42, No. 1104
Leavitt, Joshua, 1794-1873.

A poem: addressed, originally, to the patrons of the Herald of Gospel liberty published in Portland; but which will not, it is presumed, be inapplicable to the feelings of every friend of Zion.

Portland [Me.] Herald press. January 1, 1811

8 p., [1] p.; 15 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1105
Ledyard, Isaac, 1754-1803.

A collection of poetry on different subjects.

New York, Printed for friends of the deceased. 1809

Copied from the original papers after the death of the author, unrevised, and some unfinished.; 84 p.; 17 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1106
Lee, Chauncey, 1763-1842.

The trial of virtue, a sacred poem; being a paraphrase of the whole book of Job, and designed as an explanatory comment upon the divine original, interspersed with critical notes upon a variety of its passages.

Hartford, Printed by Lincoln and Gleason. 1806

In six parts. To which is annexed, a dissertation upon the book of Job. By [a] Pastor of a church in Colebrook.; 226 p.

Reel: 42, No. 1107
[Lee, Richard] 1747-1823.

The melancholy end of ungrateful children.

Rutland, Printed for Richard Lee. 1795

Exemplified in the dreadful fate of the son and daughter of a wealthy farmer, who, after receiving and dividing the wealth of their parents, refused them in their old age, the shelter of their roof, or a morsel of bread. With an account of the wonderful scenes the daughter beheld in her trance. Printed for the benefit of the rising generation, at the particular request of all who were eye-witnesses to the scene.; 8 p.; 18 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1108
[Lee, Richard] 1747-1823.

Fifty-four acrostic, on the names of Richard Lee and his four sons.

[Rutland, Vt.? Josiah Fay?]. [1797?]

24 p.; 19 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1109
Leftly, Charles.

An epistle in verse, written from America in the year 18**, by Charles Leftly, the younger.

[T. Kaye, printer, Liverpool.] Printed in. 1819

24 p.

Reel: 42, No. 1111
[Le Mercier, Andre].

The Christian rapture.

Boston, Printed by Rogers and Towle, for D. Gookin, in Marborough street, near the old south meeting house. 1747

A poem.; 2 p.l., 11 p.

Reel: 42, No. 1115
[Leonard, David Augustus] 1771-1819.

The laws of Siasconset: a ballad.

New Bedford, Mass., Printed by John Spooner. 1797

Proposed with a pipe of tobacco, as an evening's amusement to the fishermen. (To the tune "Vicar of Bray.") By a friend to native simplicity. Embellished with a copper-plate.; 8 p.; 20 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1116
[Lescarbot, Marc] 1590-ca.1630.

Les muses de la Nouvelle France.

A Paris, Chez Jean Millot, sur les degrez de la grand salle du polais. 1609

A Monseigneur le chancellier.; 3 p.l., 66 p.; 18 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1117
Lessons for lovers; with some tender and pathetic anecdotes, taken from real life.

Philadelphia, Printed and sold by Robert Bell, in Third street. 1784

By Ovid Americanus. To which is added, The thunder-storm, a poem. Supposed to be written by the late celebrated Miss A***, now Mrs. L****.; 35, [1] p.

Reel: 42, No. 1118
Lewis, Eldad, d. 1825.

An eulogy on the life and character of His Excellency George Washington, esqr., late president of the United States.

Pittsfield, Mass., Printed by Chester Smith, March. 1800

Delivered at Lenox, February 22, 1800. Published at the request of the audience.; 20 p.

Reel: 42, No. 1119
Lewis, Eldad, d. 1825.

The principles of Masonry, and the duties of Masons illustrated in an Address delivered before the Evening Star lodge at Lenox at the festival of St. John the Baptist, June 24, A.L. 5814.

Stockbridge, Printed by Herman Willard. July, A.L. 5814 [1814]

24 p.; 17 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1120
Lewis, Henry C.

The lyre of love and harp of sorrow.

Philadelphia, H.C. Lewis, Printer and publisher. 1818

102 p.; 13 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1122

Philadelphia, Printed by John Dunlap, in Market street. 1768

A poem, by Rusticus.; 27 p.

Reel: 42, No. 1126

Charlestown, Printed and sold by T. Powell, at Mr. Timothy's Office in Broad street. 1770

A poem by Rusticus [pseud.] 2d ed.; 2 p.l., ii, 21 p.

Reel: 42, No. 1127
Liberty in slavery: or, The idolatrous Christian.

[Hartford, Thomas Green]. [1767]

Some political thoughts, occasioned by the late public rejoicings at Hartford, on the news of the repeal of the Stamp-Act.; 8 p.

Reel: 42, No. 1129
The Life and death of old father Janus, the vile author of the late wicked courant [i.e. The New-England Courant].

[Boston, Printed and sold by J. Franklin in Union street]. [MDCCXXVI.]

A satyr.; 7 p.; Caption title.

Reel: 42, No. 1132
Lindsley, A.B.

Love and friendship; or, Yankee notions: a comedy, in three acts.

New York, Published by D. Longworth, at the Dramatic repository, Shakespeare-gallery. 1809

58 p.; 16.5 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1134
Lines composed on the death of General Washington.

[n.p.]. [n.d.]


Reel: 42, No. 1137
Lines composed on the execution of W. Clement's: Who was shot for desertion, on Fort Independence, Feb. 18 having been four times pardoned, but having last deserted his post, was condemned to die.

Printed by Nathaniel Coverly jun., corner Theatre [&] Allen, [n.p.]. [n.d.]


Reel: 42, No. 1138
Lines composed on the Great Earthquake, in the year 1755.

[n.p.]. [n.d.]


Reel: 42, No. 1139
Linn, John Blair, 1777-1804.

The death of Washington.

Philadelphia, Printed by John Ormrod, no. 41, Chesnut street. 1800

A poem. In imitation of the manner of Ossian.; iv, [5]-26 p.; 21.5 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1140
[Linn, John Blair] 1777-1804.

Miscellaneous works, prose and poetical.

New York, Printed by Thomas Greenleaf. 1795

By a young gentleman of New-York.; 353, [1] p.; 17 cm.

Reel: 42, No. 1141
[Linn, John Blair] 1777-1804.

The poetical wanderer; containing dissertations on the early poetry of Greece, on tragic poetry, and on the power of noble actions on the mind.

New York, Printed for the author, by G. Forman, opposite the Post Office. 1796

To which are added several poems. By the author of Miscellaneous works.; 112 p., 1, [6] p.; 17 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1142
Linn, John Blair, 1777-1804.

The powers of genius, a poem in three parts.

Philadelphia, Published by Asbury Dickins, opposite Christ Church. H. Maxwell, Printer, Columbia House. 1801

127 p.; 17.5 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1143
Linn, John Blair, 1777-1804.

The powers of genius, a poem, in three parts.

Philadelphia, Published by John Conrad & Co., no. 30, Chesnut street, Philadelphia; and sold by M. & J. Conrad & Co., no. 140, Market street, Baltimore; and Rapin, Conrad & Co., Washington City. H. Maxwell, Printer. 1802

2d ed., cor. and enl.; 191 p.; plates. (front. port.); 15.5 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1144
Linn, John Blair, 1777-1804.

The powers of genius, a poem in three parts.

[London] Albion Press, Printed by J. Cundee, Ivy lane, for T. Williams, Stationers' Court, and T. Hurst, Paternoster Row. 1804

1 p.l., xv, 155, [3] p.; illus.; 17 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1145
Linn, John Blair, 1777-1804.

Valerian, a narrative poem: intended, in part, to described the early persecutions of Christians, and rapidly to illustrate the influence of Christianity on the manners of nations.

Philadelphia, Printed by Thomas and George Palmer, 116 High street. 1805

... With a sketch of the life and character of the author.; xxvi p., 1 l., 97 p.; front. (port.); 24.5 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1146
[Litch, Samuel] 1779-1860.

An address on the industry of Washington; delivered before the Washington Benevolent Society, at Jaffrey, Oct. 16, '15.

Jaffrey [N.H.] Salmon Wilder, printer. Nov. 1815

By a member.; 23 p.

Reel: 43, No. 1148
Litch, Samuel, 1779-1860, comp.

A concise treatise of retoric; extracted from the writings of Dr. Blair, Usher, &c. for the use of common schools and private persons.

Jaffrey [N.H.] Salmon Wilder. 1813

119, [1] p.; 12.5 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1149
Little lessons for little folks.

[New York, Hurd and Houghton]. [18--?]

With colored pictures. No. 1.; 15, [1] p.; illus.; Cover title.

Reel: 43, No. 1151
Little lessons for little folks.

[New York, Hurd and Houghton]. [18--?]

With colored pictures. No. 2.; 15, [1] p.; illus.; Cover title.

Reel: 43, No. 1152
A Little looking-glass for the times; or, A brief remembrancer for Pennsylvania.

Wilmington, Printed and sold by James Adams. 1764

Containing some serious hints, affectionately addressed to people of every rank and station in the province. With an appendix, by way of supplication to Almighty God. By G.C.; 24 p.

Reel: 43, No. 1153
Little tales for little folks, being the histories of some good and bad children, and their different rewards.

Bath [George Steart]. [18--?]

Ornamented with cuts.; [1], 6-60, [2] p.; illus.; 11 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1154
[Littleford, C.W., Mrs.].

The wreath: or, Verses on various subjects.

Lexington, Kentucky, Printed by D. Bradford. 1820

By a lady of Lexington.; 118 p.; 15 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1155
[Littleford, Mrs. ?].

The wreath; or, Verses on various subjects.

Richmond, Printed by Samuel Shepard & Co. 1828

By a lady of Richmond. 2d ed., enl.; 5 p.l., [7]-132 p.

Reel: 43, No. 1156
Livingston, Anne Hume (Shippen), 1763-1841.

Sacred records, abridged in verse.

Philadelphia, Printed and published for the Author, by T.S. Manning, no. 13, South sixth street. 1817

Consisting of some of the parables and miracles, the life, death, resurrection and ascension of the Blessed Saviour.; 124 p.; 18.5 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1157
[Livingston, Henry Brockholst] 1757-1823.

Democracy: an epic poem, by Aquiline Nimble-Chops; Democrat.

New York, Printed for the author. [1794]

Canto first.; 20 p.; 20 cm.

Reel: 43, No. 1158
[Livingston, William].

America: or, A poem on the settlement of the British colonies; addressed to the friends of freedom and their country.

New Haven, Printed by Thomas & Samuel Green. [after 1767]

By a gentleman educated at Yale college.; 12 p.

Reel: 43, No. 1159
[Livingston, William, 1723-1790].

Philosophic solitude, or, The choice of a rural life, a poem.

New York, Printed by James Parker. 1747

By a gentleman educated at Yale college.; 1 p.l., 44 p.

Reel: 43, No. 1160
[Livingston, William, 1723-1790].

Philosophic solitude, or, The choice of a rural life, a poem.

New York, Printed, Boston, Reprinted and sold by B. Mecom, at the new printing office, near the Town House. 1747; 1762

By a gentleman educated at Yale college.; 46 p.; 8.

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