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Pechin, William 1773-1849

Overview
Works: 32 works in 48 publications in 1 language and 815 library holdings
Genres: Catechisms  Portraits  History  Poetry  Juvenile works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Music  Controversial literature  Caricatures and cartoons  Sermons 
Roles: Printer, Author
Classifications: Z1215, 238.58
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Pechin
An address of William Pechin ... to Luther Martin, Esq. on the subject of the rejoinder to the reply of that body to the charge delivered at the opening of the court by William Pechin( Book )
6 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American revolution: written in scriptural, or, ancient historical style. By Richard Snowden by Richard Snowden( Book )
3 editions published between 1796 and 1802 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Freedom of the press vindicated : Mayor Jesse Hunt's official acts, canvassed and commented on by William Pechin( )
2 editions published in 1833 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The vicar of Lansdowne, or, Country quarters by Regina Maria Roche( Book )
5 editions published in 1802 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise upon the navigation of St. Domingo with sailing directions, for the whole extent of its coasts, channels, bays and harbours : undertaken by order of the King by A.-H.-A. de Chastenet Puységur( Book )
1 edition published in 1802 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Jack Smith, or, The castle of Saint Donats by Charles Lucas( Book )
1 edition published in 1801 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American, and commercial daily advertiser ( )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The haunted cavern a Caledonian tale. : [Eight lines of verse] by John Palmer( Book )
1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
GENERAL & LITERARY FICTION. Young Eldred wants nothing more than to marry his beloved Jane. But Jane's father, the cruel Sir James Wallace, has other plans, intending to wed her to the fierce chieftain Donald instead. Donald, jealous of his rival, has Eldred seized and imprisoned in the dungeons of a haunted cavern, where a skeleton, a rusty dagger, and a mouldering manuscript will uncover long-hidden, deadly secrets and reveal the mysterious fate of Eldred's father, Lord Glencairn! The Haunted Cavern (1795) was the first novel by John Palmer, Jun. (1776-1809), who published it at age nineteen. A "tale of shrieking spectres and bloody murders" (The Critical Review) featuring "gloomy caverns, dismal dungeons, ghastly skeletons, pale ghosts, fierce combats, [and] horrid murders" (The Analytical Review), Palmer's novel is an entertaining example of the type of Gothic fiction that flourished in the wake of Ann Radcliffe's The Mysteries of Udolpho (1794)
The New-England primer. Improved. For the more easy attaining the true reading of English. : To which is added, the Assembly of Divines catechism ( Book )
2 editions published in 1795 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An early American textbook for beginning readers, that includes a rhyming alphabet, Bible questions, and Shorter Catechism, with original woodcut illustrations
Town & country almanac ; calculated for Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland and Kentucky--- for the year of our Lord 1797 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
50 dollars reward absconded from on board the sloop Jolly Miller, in Baltimore on the 28th inst., a negro man named Jack, sometimes calls himself Jack Alexander by Ananias Divers( Book )
1 edition published in 1810 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A Collection of religious tracts, from different authors. Republished for the information and serious perusal of all sober enquirers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1799 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Briggs's Maryland, Pennsylvania & Virginia almanac ; or, Baltimore ephemeris: for the year of our Lord, 1798 by Isaac Briggs( Book )
1 edition published in 1797 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Pechin, W. (William), 1773-1849
Languages
English (37)