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TREATISES ON HISTORY-HISTORIC ATLASES.
Bigland, 4971, O. An historical display of the effects of physical and moral causes on the character and circumstances of nations. By John Bigland. London, 1816.
7649, O. Letters on the study and use of ancient and modern history, &c. &c. By John Bigland. Philadelphia, 1806.
Blomfield, 1796, Q. Lectures on the philosophy of history; accompanied with notes, and illustrative engravings. By the late Rev. Ezekiel Blomfield. London, 1819.
Bolingbroke, 3. 6906, & 7847, O. Letters on the study and use of history. By the late Right Hon. Henry St. John, lord viscount Bolingbroke. London, 1752.
Boone, 5523, O. An essay on the study of modern history. By James Shergold Boone. London, 1821.
Dales, 4123, O. An essay on the study of the history of England. By major
Samuel Dales. London, 1809.
Dupin, 765, & 8434, O. The universal library of historians; containing an account of their lives, critical observations on their style and character, and a catalogue of their works. Written in French, by Lewis Ellies Dupin. Done into English. 2 vols. London, 1709. Fresnoy, Du, 119, Q. Méthode pour étudier l'histoire par l'Abbé du Fresnoy.
4 tomes. A Paris, 1735.
103, 8431, 8510, & 6534, O. A new method of studying history, geography, and chronology; with a catalogue of the chief historians; written in French, by M. L. du Fresnoy, and now made English, with improvements. To which is added, a dissertation on inscriptions and medals, by Count Scipio Maffei. By Richard Rawlinson, LL .D. London, 1730. Logan, 4587, D. Logan. Mably, 3367, D.
Elements of the philosophy of history. By the Rev. Mr.
De la maniére d'écrire l'histoire. Par M. l'Abbé de Mably.
Miller, 4818, O. Lectures on the philosophy of modern history, delivered in
the university of Dublin, by George Miller, D. D. 2 vols. Dublin,
8715, O. History, philosophically illustrated, from the fall of the Roman empire to the French revolution. By George Miller, D. D. 4 vols. London, 1832.
Priestley, 6494, 6541, & 7991, O. Lectures on history and general policy; to which is prefixed, an essay on a course of liberal education, for civil
and active life. Also, an additional lecture on the constitution of the United States. With a chart of history and a chart of biography. By Joseph Priestley, LL. D. F. R. S. 2 vols. Philadelphia, 1803. M. Rutherford, 1931, O. A view of ancient history; including the progress of literature and the fine arts. By William Rutherford. 2 vols. London, 1788 and 1791.
Sage, Le, 1011, F. Le Sage's historical, genealogical, chronological, and geographical atlas. Translated from the last French edition, with six new maps, by Madame Coindé. London, 1813. Thomson, 7584, O. The spirit of general history; in a series of lectures, from the eighth to the eighteenth century; wherein is given a view of the progress of society in manners and legislation, during that period. By the Rev. George Thomson. 2d edition, revised. London, 1792. Volney, 3580, & 4722, D. Lectures on history, delivered in the Normal school of Paris, by C. F. Volney. Translated from the French. Philadelphia, 1801.
Voltaire, 826, & 8401, O. The philosophy of history. By M. de Voltaire.
3422, D. An essay on universal history, and the manners and spirit of nations, from the reign of Charlemagne to the age of Lewis XIV. With a supplement, &c. Translated from the French of M. de Voltaire. With notes, &c., by Mr. Nugent. 4 vols. Edinburgh, 1782. Wheare, 1748, O. Relectiones hyemales de ratione et methodo legendi utrasque historias, civiles et ecclesiasticas. Auctore Degoreo Wheare. Accesserunt mantissa de historicis gentium particularium et Gabrielis Naudæi bibliographia politica. Cantabrigiæ, 1684. L.
Whelpley, 4414, D. A compend of history, from the earliest times; and a brief dissertation on the importance of historical knowledge. By Samuel Whelpley, A. M. Philadelphia, 1808. 2911, D. Observations upon historie. London, 1641.
Gift of J. P.
Adam, 2331, 0. Summary of geography and history, both ancient and modern. By Alexander Adam. Edinburgh, 1794. Addington, 629, D. The youth's geographical grammar, by Stephen Adding
ton. London, 1770.
Aikin, 3784, & 6731, O. Geographical delineations, or a compendious view of the natural and political state of all parts of the globe; by J. Aikin, M. D., 2 vols. London, 1806. 2089, & 8341, O. Delineation of England; or a geographical description of every county in England and Wales: with maps and a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. 2d edit. By John Aikin. London, 1790—1795.
Alcedo, 1661, Q. The geographical and historical dictionary of America and the West Indies, containing a translation of the Spanish work of Col. Don Antonio de Alcedo; with large additions and compilations, by G. A. Thompson, Esq., 5 vols. London, 1812.
Arrowsmith, 570, F. Arrowsmith's chart of the Pacific ocean, drawn from a number of printed and manuscript journals; on ten plates. London, 1798.
1993, Q. Nouvel atlas universel-portatif de geographie ancienne et moderne, contenant 39 cartes, dont 33 pour la partie moderne, par Arrowsmith, et 6 pour la partie ancienne, par D'Anville, &c., &c. A Paris, 1817.