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THE HISTORY OF MODERN EUROPE, from the Rise of the Modern Kingdoms to the present period. By WILLIAM Russell, LL.D., and WILLIAM JONES, Esq. With Annotations by an American In 3 vols. 8vo.

THE HISTORICAL WORKS OF THE REV. WILLIAM ROBERTSON, D.D.; comprising his HISTORY OF AMERICA; CHARLES V.; SCOTLAND, and INDIA. `In 3 vols. 8vo. With Plates.

GIBBON'S HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE. In 4 vols. 8vo. With Plates.

ENGLISH SYNONYMES, with copious Illustrations and Explanations, drawn from the best Writers. By GEORGE CRABBE, M.A. 8vo.

LIFE OF LORD BYRON. By Thomas Moore, Esq. In 2 vols. 8vo. With a Portrait.

THE BOOK OF NATURE; being a popular Illustration of the general Laws and Phenomena of Creation, &c. By John MABON Good, M.D. and F.R.S. 8vo." With bis bife.

HOOPER'S MEDICAL DICTIONARY. From the last London Edition. With Additions, by SAMUEL AKERLY, M.D. 8vo.

COOPER'S SURGICAL DICTIONARY. In 2 vols. 8vo.

GOOD'S (DR. JOHN Mason) STUDY OF MEDICINE. In 5 Tols. 8vo. A new Edition. With Additions, by SAMUEL COOPER, M.D.

DOMESTIC DUTIES; or Instructions to Married Ladies.

WORKS OF THE REV. ROBERT HALL, with Memoirs of his Life, by Sir JAMES MacIntosh. In 3 vols. 8vo.

KEITH ON THE PROPHECIES. 12mo.

LIFE OF LORD EDWARD FITZGERALD. By THOMAS MOORE, Esq. In 2 vols. 12mo. With a Portrait.

PRESENT STATE OF CHRISTIANITY in all parts of the World. By the Rev. FREDERIC SHOBERL. 12mo.

THE INVALID'S ORACLE; or, ART OF INVIGORATING AND PROLONGING LIFE. By WILLIAM KITCHINER, M.D. 18mo.

THE COOK'S ORACLE, AND HOUSEKEEPER'S MAN. UAL. By WILLIAM KITCHINER, M.D. Adapted to the American Public. 12mo.

MODERN AMERICAN COOKERY. By Miss PRUDENCE BMITH, 16mo.

GIBSON'S SURVEYING. Improved and enlarged. 8vo.

ELEMENTS OF SURVEYING. With the necessary Tables and Plates. By CHARLES Davies, Professor of Mathematics at the Military Academy at West Point. Svo.

DESCRIPTIVE GEOMETRY AND SPHERICAL PROJECTIONS. By CHARLES Davies. 8vo.

TREATISE ON SHADOWS AND PERSPECTIVE. By CHARLES DAVIES. 8vo.

SURVEYORS' TABLES. 12mo.
BROWN'S DICTIONARY OF THE HOLY BIBLE. 8vo.
BROWN'S (J.) CONCORDANCE. 32mo.
WESLEY'S SERMONS AND WORKS. 8vo.
LETTERS FROM THE ÆGEAN. By J. EMERSON, Esq. 8vo.

THE HISTORY OF THE JEWS, from the earliest period to the present time. By the Rev. H. H. MilMAN. In 3 vols. 18mo. With Maps.

THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE. By J. G. LOCKHART, Esq. With copperplate engravings. 2 vols. 18mo.

LIFE OF NELSON. By R. SOUTHEY, Esq. Portrait. 18mo.

THE LIFE OF ALEXANDER THE GREAT. By the Rev. J. WILLIAMS, With a map. 18mo.

NATURAL HISTORY OF INSECTS. Illustrated by numerous engravings. 18mo.

THE LIFE OF LORD BYRON. By John Galt, Esq. 18mo.

THE LIFE OF MOHAMMED. By the Rev. G. Bush, A.M. With a plate. 18mo.

LETTERS ON DEMONOLOGY AND WITCHCRAFT. By Sir Walter Scott, Bart. 18mo. With an Engraving.

HISTORY OF THE BIBLE. By the Rev. G. R. GLEIG. In 2 vols. 18mo. With maps of Palestine, &c.

NARRATIVE OF DISCOVERY AND ADVENTURE IN THE POLAR SEAS AND REGIONS. With illustrations of their Climate, Geology, and Natural History; and an Account of_the Whale Fishery. By Professor LESLIE, Professor JAMESON, and Hogh MURRAY, Esq. With Maps, &c. 18mo.

LIFE AND TIMES OF GEORGE IV., with Anecdotes of Distinguished Persons of the last Fifty Years. By the Rev. GEORGE CROLY. With a portrait. 18mo. New and improved edition.

NARRATIVE OF ADVENTURE AND DISCOVERY IN AFRICA, from the earliest ages to the present time. With illustrations of the Geology, Mineralogy, and Zoology. By Professor JAMESON, JAMES Wilson, Esq., ani Buon MURRAY, Esq. With a map and wood engravings. 18mo.

LIVES OF EMINENT PAINTERS AND SCULPTORS. By ALLAN CI'NNINGHAM, Esq. In 3 vols. 18mo. With portraits.

HISTORY OF CHIVALRY AND THE CRUSADES. By G. P. R. James, Esq. 18mo., with a plate.

LIFE OF MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS. By HENRY GLASSFORD BELL. In 2 vols. 18mo. With a Portrait.

VIEW OF ANCIENT AND MODERN EGYPT; with an Outline of its Natural History. By Rev. M. RUSSELL, LL.D. With engravings. 18mo.

FESTIVALS, GAMES, AND AMUSEMENTS, Ancient and Modern. By Horatio SMITH, Esq. 18mo. With Engravings.

HISTORY OF POLAND, from the earliest period to the present time. By James FLETCHER, Esq. With a Portrait of Kosciusko. 18mo.

LIFE OF SIR ISAAC NEWTON. By DAVID BREWSTER, LL.D. With a Portrait. 18mo.

PALESTINE. By M. Russell, LL.D. 18mo.

MEMOIRS OF THE EMPRESS JOSEPHINE. By J. S. MEMES, LL.D. 18mo. With a Portrait.

COURT AND CAMP OF BONAPARTE. With a Portrait of Talleyrand. 18mo.

LIVES AND VOYAGES OF DRAKE, CAVENDISH, AND DAMPIER : incinding an Introductory View of the earlier Discoveries in the South Sea; and the History of the Buccaneers. With three Portraits. 18mo.

SKETCHES OF VENETIAN HISTORY. In 2 vols. 18mo. XENOPHON. With a Portrait. In 2 vols. 18mo. DEMOSTHENES. With a Portrait. In 2 vols. 18mo. SALLUST. With a Portrait. 18mo.

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Harper's Stereotype Edition.

THE

THEORY AND PRACTICE

OF

SURVEYING;

CONTAINING

ALL THE INSTRUCTIONS REQUISITE FOR THE SKILFUL

PRACTICE OF THIS ART.

WITH A NEW SET OF ACCURATE

MATHEMATICAL TABLES.

BY ROBERT GIBSON. Iki lade ljudi'ae ,

ILLUSTRATED BY COPPER-PLATES.

NEWLY ARRANGED, IMPROVED, AND ENLARGED, WITH USEFUL

SELECTIONS,

BY JAMES RYAN,

AUTHOR OF AN ELEMENTARY TREATISE ON ALGEBRA; THE NEW AMERICAN
GRAMMAR OF ASTRONOMY; THE DIFFERENTIAL AND

INTEGRAL CALCULUS, &c. &c.

NEW-YORK:

PRINTED AND PUBLISHED BY J. & J. HARPER,

NO. 82 CLIFF-STREET.

AND SOLD BY THE PRINCIPAL BOOKSELLERS THROUGHOUT THE

UNITED STATES.

1833.

14 folding Portes,

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