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Trait‚ du nivellement, easel
(Rice University, 1728)
Picard was an ordained Jesuit priest, professor of astronomy at the College de France and a member of the Academie Royale de Sciences. He was the first to accurately compute the size of the Earth.
The Life and Imaginations of Sally Paul
(Rice University, 1760)
Full scan of The Life and Imaginations of Sally Paul (1760) including book covers and spine. The book is displayed in two PDF documents.
Papeles sobre la reduccion del Seno Mexicano, y Sierra gorda
(Rice University, 1748)
The rivals, a comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden
(Rice University, 1775)
A short account of the new pantomime called Omai, or, A trip round the world ; and a description of the procession. The pantomime, and the whole of the scenery, designed and invented by Mr. Loutherbourg; the words performed at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. With the recitatives, airs, duetts, trios and chorusses; written by Mr. O'Keeffe; and the musick composed by Mr. Shields
(Rice University, 1785)