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AMERICANN.0 BIBLIOPOLIST.

| A Literary Register and Monthly Catalogue of Old and New Books,

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Wm. B. Reed, interleaved with MSS. of the Herrnhuters, London, 1753 ; Present Notes by the Author, 4 vols, 8vo. Phila- State of the Nation, London, 1768 ; Appeal delphia, 1847 ; Reprint of the Original to the Justice, &c., of the People of Great Letters from Washington to Joseph Reed Britain in the Dispute with America, Londuring the American: Revolution.

8vo, don, 1775; Speech in Support of the PeriPhilada, 1852; Life of Esther De Berdt, tion from the Congress at Philadelphia, afteçwards

. Esther Reed, of Pennsylvania. London, 1775. $13.00. Privately priated, Philada., 1853, 12mo; Remarkable Case of Peter Hasenclever, 'The American Union, by Henry Reed, Merchant, Proprietor of Pot Ash Manufac12mo; also The 'Treason of Major-General tory in North America, London, 1763; Chas. Lee. 8vo. Dublin, 1792.

Examination of the Connecticut Claim to Among Mr. Reed's books we find a vol. Lands in Pennsylvania, Philada., 1774, and ume on Money and Exchange, and thirteen

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1768 ; Mission among the Heathens, LonRogers' Geology of Pennsylvania, 2 vols, don, 1771, and 3 others. $11.00. 4to, cloth, with maps, complete. $21.00. Sermon preached in Christ Church,

The Loyalist Poetry of the Revolution, Dover, Dec. 27th, 1780, Philada., 1781; small 4to, half Roxburgh (!) Philada., Montgomery's Sermon, Philada., 1775 ; 1857. 850.00.

Another High Road to Hell, Boston, 1768 ; 100 copies printed and sold only to subscribers. Macpherson's Letters, Philada., 1770; VinVery rare, wanting the carton, which was, however, dication of the Opposition of the Inhabitants not in all copies, it having been considered objection- of Vermont to the Government of New able,

York, and of their right to form an IndeNotes on Columbus, with Photographs, pendent State, by Ethan Allen, Vermont, &c., only 99 copies printed for private dis- 1779; Rights of British America, Philada., tribution, imperial 8vo, paper. New York, 1774, and 2 others. $18.00. 1865. $10.00.

Civil Liberty and the War with America, Prior Documents, a Collection of Inter- by Richard Price, Philada.; 1778; General esting Authentic Papers relative to the Introduction to ditto, by R. Price, Philada., Dispute between Great Britain and America, 1778; Tucker's True Interest of Great showing the Causes and Progress of that Britain set forth in regard to the Colonies, Misunderstanding, from 1764 to 1775, 8vo, Norfolk, 1774 ; Trumbull's Plea in Vindihalf calf. J. Almon, London, 1777. 85.50. cation of the Connecticut Title to the

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to the Inhabitants of America, London,

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$10.00 Remarks on a late Publication in the Major Donkin's Military Collections and Independent Gazette, Philada., 1783; Remarks, New York, 1777; Clap's Annals Rimius' Narrative of the Rise and Progress of the History of Yale College, in New

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