Research Catalog

  • Autobiography of Joseph Priestley. Memoirs written by himself. An account of further discoveries in air. Introduction by Jack Lindsay.

    • Text
    • Bath, Adams & Dart, 1970.
    • 1970
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text JSD 75-967Offsite
    How do I pick up this item and when will it be ready?
  • Lettres au docteur Priestley en Amérique ... Tr. de l'anglais ...

    • Text
    • Londres, 1798.
    • 1983-1798
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc Micro F-11283Schomburg Center - Research & Reference - Desk

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schomburg Center to submit a request in person.

  • Science, medicine, and dissent : Joseph Priestley (1733-1804): papers celebrating the 250th anniversary of the birth of Joseph Priestley together with a catalogue of an exhibition held at the Royal Society and the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine / edited by R.G.W. Anderson and Christopher Lawrence.

    • Text
    • London : Wellcome Trust/Science Museum, 1987.
    • 1987
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text JSG 89-79Offsite
    How do I pick up this item and when will it be ready?
  • Dogmatismo ed eresia nella scienza : Joseph Priestley / di Pierluigi Barrotta.

    • Text
    • Milano : FrancoAngeli, c1994.
    • 1994
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text JFD 95-13275Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building to submit a request in person.

  • A vindication of certain passages in a discourse, on ... the death of Dr. Priestley; and a defence of Dr. Priestley's character and writings, in reply to the animadversions of ... John Pye Smith ...

    • Text
    • London, Vidler, 1805.
    • 1805
    • 1 item

    Available Online

    Full text available via HathiTrust
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text AN (Priestley) (Belsham, T. Vindication of certain passages in a discourse)Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building M2 to submit a request in person.

  • A letter to ... S. Badcock, the Monthly reviewer, in which his uncharitableness, ignorance and abuse of Dr. Priestley, are exposed ...

    • Text
    • London, The author, 1784.
    • 1784
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text AN (Priestley) (Harwood, E. Letter to the Rev. S. Badcock)Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building M2 to submit a request in person.

  • [A chart of biography.

    • Text
    • Philadelphia, M. Carey, 1803 or 4]
    • 1803
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text BAH (Priestley, J. [Chart of biography])Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building M2 to submit a request in person.

  • Letters to the British nation, and to the inhabitants of every other country who may have heard of the late shameful outrages committed in this part of the kingdom, parts 1-4. Occasioned by the appearance of a pamphelet, intitled 'A reply to the Rev. Dr. Priestley's Appeal to the public, on the subject of the riots in Birmingham.' Being the joint production of the principal clergy of that place and of its vacinity. Having in its title-page the signature of the Rev. E. Burn, M.A. By the Rev. J. Edwards.

    • Text
    • Birmingham, Printed by J. Thompson, and sold by J. Johnson, London [1791]
    • 1791
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text CO (Birmingham) (Edwards, J. Letters to the British nation)Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building M2 to submit a request in person.

  • Science and education [by] Thomas Huxley. Introd. by Charles Winick.

    • Text
    • New York, Philosophical Library [1964]
    • 1964
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text D-15 6222Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building to submit a request in person.

  • A comparative display of the different opinions of the most distinguished British writers on the subject of the French revolution : in two volumes.

    • Text
    • London : Printed for J. Debrett ..., 1793.
    • 1793
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Comparative) 1793Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

  • Hartley's theory of the human mind, on the principle of the association of ideas : with essays relating to the subject of it / by Joseph Priestley ...

    • Text
    • London : Printed for J. Johnson ..., 1790.
    • 1790
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text YEG (Hartley, D. Theory of the Human Mind)Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building M2 to submit a request in person.

  • Tracts. Printed and published by the Unitarian Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge and the Practice of Virtue ...

    • Text
    • London, 1791-1800.
    • 1791-1800
    • 9 items

    Available Online

    See All Available Online Resources

    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text ZXDP (Unitarian Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge and the Practice of Virtue, London. Tracts) v. 1-2Offsite
    How do I pick up this item and when will it be ready?
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text ZXDP (Unitarian Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge and the Practice of Virtue, London. Tracts) v. 3-4Offsite
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text ZXDP (Unitarian Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge and the Practice of Virtue, London. Tracts) v. 7Offsite
  • A letter to Dr. Priestley's young man : with a postscript concerning Rev. D. Simpson's essay &c. in answer to Evanson's Dissonance and Volney's Ruins / by Edward Evanson. --

    • Text
    • Ipswich : Printed by G. Jermyn and sold by R. Law and J. Johnson, 1794.
    • 1794
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text *YNG (Evanson, E. Letter to Dr. Priestley's young man)Offsite
    How do I pick up this item and when will it be ready?
  • A free examination of Dr. Price's and Dr. Priestley's sermons ... with a postscript ...

    • Text
    • London, J. Dodsley, 1790.
    • 1790
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text ZPG (Keate, W. Free examination of Dr. Price's and Dr. Priestley's sermons)Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building M2 to submit a request in person.

  • Sermons / by Richard Price and Joseph Priestley.

    • Text
    • London, 1791.
    • 1791
    • 2 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Price, R. Sermons) 1791Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Price, R. Sermons) 1791Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319
  • The doctrine of philosophical necessity illustrated : being an appendix to the Disquisitions relating to matter and spirit : to which is added An answer to the Letters on materialism, and on Hartley's Theory of the mind / by Joseph Priestley, LL.D.F.R.S.

    • Text
    • London : Printed for J. Johnson ..., 1777.
    • 1777
    • 2 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Priestley, J. Doctrine) 1777Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Priestley, J. Disquisitions) 1777Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319
  • The discovery of oxygen.

    • Text
    • Edinburgh, Oliver and Boyd, 1923.
    • 1923
    • 2 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text PNF (Discovery of oxygen) v. 2Offsite
    How do I pick up this item and when will it be ready?
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text PNF (Discovery of oxygen)Offsite
  • The history of the destruction of the city and temple of Jerusalem, and of the ruin and dispersion of the Jewish nation ... With an appendix, containing a concise statement of Christian persecution by pagans, papists and protestants. By Thomas Brown ... To which is added, Dr. Priestley's Letters to the Jews, and answer by David Levi ...

    • Text
    • Albany, Dr. T. Brown, 1825.
    • 1825
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text **P (Brown, T. History of the destruction of the city and temple of Jerusalem)Schwarzman Building M2 - Dorot Jewish Division Room 111

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building M2 to submit a request in person.

  • An account of the nature and medicinal virtues of the principal mineral waters of Great Britain and Ireland, and those most in repute on the continent : to which are prefixed, Directions for impregnating water with fixed air, in order to communicate to it the peculiar virtues of Pyrmont water, and other mineral waters of a similar nature, extracted from Dr. Priestley's Experiments on air / by John Elliot, M.D.

    • Text
    • London : Printed for J. Johnson ..., 1781.
    • 1781
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Elliot, J./Account) 1781Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

  • The Traditional policy of the "Times".

    • Text
    • Manchester : Printed by A. Ireland & co., [1864]
    • 1864
  • A free discussion of the doctrines of materialism, and philosophical necessity, in a correspondence between Dr. Price and Dr. Priestley ...

    • Text
    • London, J. Johnson and T. Cadell, 1778.
    • 1778
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text *KF 1778 (Priestly, J. Free discussion of the doctrines of materialism)Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

  • An interesting appendix to Sir William Blackstone's Commentaries on the laws of England ...

    • Text
    • America, Printed for the subscribers, by Robert Bell, at the late Union-Library, in Third-street, Philadelphia, 1772-[73]
    • 1772
  • The Lunar Society : an exhibition in connection with the bicentenary celebrations of the Lunar Society of Birmingham held in collaboration with the Birmingham Reference Library, October 12th to November 26th, 1966.

    • Text
    • [Birmingham, Eng.] : The Library, 1966.
    • 1966
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text VBA p.v. 2320 no. 1-5Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building M2 to submit a request in person.

  • An address to the Protestant dissenters / by the Rev. Joseph Berington.

    • Text
    • Birmingham : Printed by M. Swinney, for G.G.J. and J. Robinson ... and R. Faulder ..., London, 1787.
    • 1787
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Berington, J./Address) 1787Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

  • The Palladium of conscience; or, The foundation of religious liberty displayed, asserted, and established, agreeable to its true and genuine principles, above the reach of all petty tyrants, who atempt to lord it over the human mind. [electronic resource] : Containing Furneaux's Letters to Blackstone. Priestley's Remarks on Blackstone. Blackstone's Reply to Priestley. and Blackstone's Case of the Middlesex-elections; with some other tracts, worthy of high rank in every gentleman's literary repository, being a necessary companion for every lover of religious liberty. And an interesting appendix to Blackstone's Commentaries on the laws of England.

    • Text
    • America [Philadelphia]: : Printed for the subscribers, by Robert Bell, at the late Union Library, in Third-Street, Philadelphia,, MDCCLXXIII. [1773]
    • 1773
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    E-book (Onsite access at NYPL Research Libraries)
  • Two sermons [electronic resource] : viz. I. The present state of Europe compared with antient prophecies; preached on the fast-day in 1794; with a preface, containing the reasons for the author's leaving England. II. The use of Christianity, especially in difficult times; being the author's farewell discourse to his congregation at Hackney. / By Joseph Priestley, L.L.D. F.R.S. &c.

    • Text
    • Philadelphia: : Printed by Thomas Dobson, at the stone-house, no 41, South Second-Street,, MDCCXCIV. [1794]
    • 1794
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    E-book (Onsite access at NYPL Research Libraries)
  • The Palladium of conscience, or, The foundation of religious liberty [microform] : displayed, asserted, and established, agreeable to its true and genuine principles above the reach of all petty tyrants, who attempt to lord it over the human mind.

    • Text
    • Philadelphia : Printed for the subscribers by R. Bell, 1773.
    • 1970-1773
  • The triumph of truth [electronic resource]; being an account of the trial of Mr. E. Elwall, for heresy and blasphemy, at Stafford Assizes, before Judge Denton. To which are added, extracts from some other pieces of Mr. Elwall's, ... By the author of An appeal to the serious and candid professors of Christianity, &c.

    • Text
    • [Leeds] : Sold by John Binns, in Leeds, 1771.
    • 1771
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    E-book (Onsite access at NYPL Research Libraries)
  • The triumph of truth [electronic resource]; or trial of Mr. E. Elwall, at Stafford assizes, before Judge Denton. For writing and publishing a book in defence of ... the unity of God. Reprinted by J. H. & W. F.

    • Text
    • St. Ives : printed by T. Bloom; and sold by J. Johnson, J. Deighton, London; and by the booksellers in Cambridge, Oxford and Canterbury, 1788.
    • 1788
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    E-book (Onsite access at NYPL Research Libraries)
  • The triumph of truth [electronic resource]; being an account of the trial of Mr. E. Elwall, for heresy and blasphemy, at Stafford assizes, before Judge Denton, to which are added, extracts from William Penn's Sandy foundation shaken, and a few additional illustrations. By the author of An appeal to the serious and candid professors of Christianity, &c.

    • Text
    • London : printed for J. Johnson, [1780?]
    • 1780
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    E-book (Onsite access at NYPL Research Libraries)
  • The triumph of truth [electronic resource]; being an account of the trial of Mr. Elwall before Judge Denton, for publishing a book in defence of the unity of God; ...

    • Text
    • Birmingham : printed and sold by M. Swinney; and may be had of all booksellers, C.DCC.LXXXVIII [1788]
    • 1788
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    E-book (Onsite access at NYPL Research Libraries)
  • An essay on the nature and existence of a material world.

    • Text
    • London : Printed for T. Becket, the corner of the Adelphi, in the Strand, 1781.
    • 1781
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Russel. Essay on the nature and existence of a material world)Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

  • A Letter to the Reverend Joseph Priestley, LL.D. F.R.S. : occasioned by his late address to the inhabitants of Birmingham.

    • Text
    • Birmingham : Printed for the Booksellers, 1791.
    • 1791
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Letter to the Reverend Joseph Priestley)Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

  • A familiar introduction to the study of electricity / By Joseph Priestley, LL.D. F.R.S.

    • Text
    • London : Printed for J. Johnson, in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1777.
    • 1777
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Pforz (Priestley, J. Familiar introduction to the study of electricity. 1777. 3 ed.)Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

  • Lettres au docteur Priestley, en Amérique [electronic resource] : les originaux de ces lettres, écrites par des personnes résidents à Paris, ont été trouvés à bord d'un vaisseau neutre : traduites de l'anglais.

    • Text
    • Londres : [s.n.], 1798.
    • 1798
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • A supplement to the fourth part of Dr. Priestley's Lectures on history [electronic resource] : exhibiting a series of American historians from the first discovery of the country to the present time : delivered to one of the divisions of the sophomore class in Yale College, June 22, 1801 / by their tutor [i.e., Ebenzer Grant Marsh]

    • Text
    • New Haven : Printed by William W. Morse, 1801.
    • 1801
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • Copies of original letters recently written by persons in Paris to Dr. Priestley [electronic resource] : taken on board of a neutral vessel.

    • Text
    • London : Printed for J. Wright, 1798.
    • 1798
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • Two sermons [electronic resource] : viz. I. The present state of Europe compared with antient prophecies : preached on the fast-day in 1794 : with a preface, containing the reasons for the author's leaving England : II. The use of Christianity, especially in difficult times : being the author's farewell discourse to his congregation at Hackney / by Joseph Priestley.

    • Text
    • Philadelphia : Printed by Thomas Dobson, 1794.
    • 1794
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • An Interesting appendix to Sir William Blackstone's Commentaries on the laws of England [electronic resource].

    • Text
    • [Philadelphia], America : printed for the subscribers, by Robert Bell, 1772-1773.
    • 1772-1773
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • Sermons. [electronic resource] : By Richard Price, D.D. F.R.S. and Joseph Priestley, LL.D. F.R.S.

    • Text
    • London : [s.n.], Printed in the Year M,DCC,XCI. [1791]
    • 1791
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • The triumph of truth [electronic resource] : being an account of the trial of Mr. E. Elwall, for heresy and blasphemy, at Stafford assizes, Before Judge Denton. To which are added, extracts from William Penn's Sandy foundation shaken. And A few Additional Illustrations. By the author of An appeal to the serious and candid professors of Christianity, &c.

    • Text
    • London : printed for J. Johnson, No. 72, St. Paul's Church-Yard, [1775?]
    • 1775
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • The triumph of truth [electronic resource] : being an account of the trial of Mr. E. Elwall, for heresy and blasphemy, at Stafford assizes, before Judge Denton, to which are added, extracts from William Penn's Sandy foundation shaken, and a few additional illustrations. By the author of An appeal to the serious and candid professors of Christianity, &c.

    • Text
    • London : printed for J. Johnson, No. 72, St. Paul's Church-Yard, [1780?]
    • 1780
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • An Interesting appendix to Sir William Blackstone's Commentaries on the laws of England. [electronic resource] : Containing, I. Priestley's Remarks on some paragraphs in the fourth volume of Blackstone's Commentaries, relating to the dissenters. II. Blackstone's Reply to Priestley's Remarks. III. Priestley's Answer to Blackstone's Reply. IV. The case of the late election of the county of Middlesex considered on the principles of the Constitution and the authorities of law. V. Furneaux's Letters to the Hon. Mr. Justice Blackstone concerning his Exposition of the Act of Toleration, and some positions relative to religious liberty, in his celebrated Commentaries on the laws of England. VI. Authentic copies of the argument of the late Hon. Mr. Justice Foster in the Court of Judges Delegates, and of the speech of the Right Hon. Lord Mansfield in the House of Lords, in the cause between the city of London and dissenters.

    • Text
    • [Philadelphia] : America: printed for the subscribers, by Robert Bell, at the late Union-Library, in Third-Street, Philadelphia, MDCCLXXIII. [1773]
    • 1773
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • The Palladium of conscience; or, The foundation of religious liberty displayed, asserted, and established, [electronic resource] : agreeable to its true and genuine principles, above the reach of all petty tyrants, who atempt to lord it over the human mind. Containing Furneaux's Letters to Blackstone. Priestley's Remarks on Blackstone. Blackstone's Reply to Priestley. and Blackstone's Case of the Middlesex-elections; with some other tracts, worthy of high rank in every gentleman's literary repository, being a necessary companion for every lover of religious liberty. And an interesting appendix to Blackstone's Commentaries on the laws of England.

    • Text
    • America [Philadelphia] : Printed for the subscribers, by Robert Bell, at the late Union Library, in Third-Street, Philadelphia, 1774.
    • 1774
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • A comparison of the institutions of Moses with those of the Hindoos and other ancient nations [electronic resource] : with remarks on Mr. Dupuis's Origin of all religions, the laws and institutions of Moses methodized, and an address to the Jews on the present state of the world and the prophecies relating to it. By Joseph Priestley, L.L.D. F.R.S. &c. [One line in Latin from Horace].

    • Text
    • Northumberland [Pa.] : Printed for the author by A. Kennedy, MDCCXCIX. [1799]
    • 1799
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • A continuation of the Letters to the philosophers and politicians of France, [electronic resource] : on the subject of religion; and of the Letters to a philosophical unbeliever; in answer to Mr. Paine's Age of reason. By Joseph Priestley, L.L.D. F.R.S. &c. &c.

    • Text
    • [Salem, Mass.] : Printed at Northumberland: reprinted at Salem, by Thomas C. Cushing; and sold by Cushing and Carlton, at the Bible, Essex-Street, 1795.
    • 1795
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • Letters addressed to the philosophers and politicians of France, on the subject of religion [electronic resource] : To which is prefixed, Observations relating to the causes of the general prevalence of infidelity. By Joseph Priestley, L.L.D. F.R.S. &c. &c. [One line in Latin from Terence].

    • Text
    • Philadelphia : Printed by Thomas Dobson, at the stone-house, no 41, South Second-Street, M.DCC.XCIV. [1794]
    • 1794
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • Ten letters to Dr. Joseph Priestly, in answer to his Letters to the inhabitants of Northumberland. [electronic resource] : From Noah Webster, Jun.

    • Text
    • New Haven : Printed by Read & Morse, 1800.
    • 1800
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • The triumph of truth [electronic resource] : being an account of the trial of Mr. Elwall before Judge Denton, for publishing a book in defence of the unity of God; at Stafford Assizes; in the year 1726.

    • Text
    • London : printed in the year, MDCCXCI. [1791]
    • 1791
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
  • The triumph of truth [electronic resource] : or trial of Mr. E. Elwall, at Stafford assizes, before Judge Denton. For writing and publishing a book in defence of that most important truth, the unity of God. Reprinted by J. H. & W. F.

    • Text
    • St. Ives : printed by T. Bloom; and sold by J. Johnson, St. Paul's Church-Yard J. Deighton, Holborn, London; and by the booksellers in Cambridge, Oxford and Canterbury, 1788.
    • 1788
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    Full text online available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL

Results from Digital Research Books Beta

Digital books for research from multiple sources world wide- all free to read, download, and keep. No Library Card is Required. Read more about the project.

See 144 results from Digital Research Books Beta