60f Poyntell, William 1756-1811 [WorldCat Identities]
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Poyntell, William 1756-1811

Overview
Works: 18 works in 21 publications in 3 languages and 213 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  History  Pastoral poetry  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Epic poetry  Didactic poetry  Bibliographies  Military history  Concordances 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR3486, 821.6
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Most widely held works by William Poyntell
C. Julii Cæsaris Quæ extant by Julius Caesar( Book )

1 edition published in 1804 in Latin and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quinti Horatii Flacci opera by Horace( )

2 editions published in 1804 in Latin and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works by Virgil( )

2 editions published in 1804 in Latin and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 184 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
[Xenophōntos Kyrou paideias biblia oktō] = Xenophontis De Cyri institutione libri octo by Xenophon( Book )

1 edition published in 1806 in Greek, Ancient and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deserted village : a poem by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )

1 edition published in 1782 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A work of social commentary, and condemns rural depopulation and the pursuit of excessive wealth
To all persons the Inspectors of the Prison in the city of Philadelphia, sendeth greeting: : Whereas the legislature of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania by an act, entitled, "An act to direct the sale of certain unimproved lots the property of this commonwealth in the city of Philadelphia, and to appropriate the proceeds thereof towards the erection of a building for the purpose of mare completely carrying into effect the penal laws of this state," ... passed the second day of April, one thousand eight hundred and three. Ans in pursuance of the said act the Inspectors of the Prison of the city of Philadelphia, on the [blank] one thousand eight hundred and [blank] exposed to public sale certain vacant city lots; when [blank] purchased the lot numbered [blank] in the plan exhibited of vacant city lots, for the price or sum of [blank] Therefore this indenture, made the [blank] day of [blank] one thousand eight hundred and [blank] between [blank] aforesaid of the one part, and the said [blank] of the other part, witnesseth, that for and in consideration of the aforesaid sum of [blank] dollars unto them well and truly paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, they the aforesaid Inspectors of the Prison have granted ... all the said lot of ground ... In witness whereof the aforesaid Inspectors of the Prison have hereunto signed their names and affixed their seals the day and year above written. Seals and delivered in the presence of us. [blank] The [blank] day of [blank] Anno Domini 180[blank] by Inspectors of the Jail and Penitentiary House of Philadelphia( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To farmers, and others disposed to settle on new lands by William Poyntell( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

C. Poyntell letters by C Poyntell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two letters from C. Poyntell to William Poyntell, his brother in Philadelphia, recalling his first impressions of visiting New York for the first time with his brother and father, remarks impressions made by the city, particularly by the size and beauty of the buildings which he notes as being made of “chocolate coloured stone.”
by William Poyntell( )

1 edition published in 1803 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This journal was kept on a voyage from the Downs to the Capes of Delaware on board the ship Three Sisters, 26 June-20 August, 1803. The volume includes "Observations on the storm glass," made on the same voyage. The storm glass, with an explanation of its use, and the journal of observations are at the American Philosophical Society
 
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