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Page 2 - Brown, of the said district, have deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof they claim as proprietors, in the words following, to wit : " An Introduction to Systematic and Physiological Botany. By Thomas Nuttall, AMFLS &c." In conformity to the act of the Congress of the United States...
Page 526 - If not for money, what then ?" "What has brought your excellency into the field? For what do you daily and hourly expose your precious life to battle and the halter ? What is there about me to mourn, when such men as you risk their all for our country? No, no, no — not a dollar of your gold will I touch ; poor America has need of it all...
Page 2 - In conformity to the act of Congress of the United States, entitled "an act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the time therein mentioned." And also to an act entitled "an act supplementary to an act entitled an act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned...
Page 442 - And the king lamented over Abner, and said, Died Abner as a fool dieth ? Thy hands were not bound, nor thy feet put into fetters : as a man falleth before wicked men, so fellest thou. And all the people wept again over him.
Page 448 - The wind did blow, the cloak did fly Like streamer long and gay, Till loop and button failing both, At last it flew away.
Page 526 - It is now my duty to pay you for these services. Hitherto you have postponed receiving your reward, and the debt has become a heavy one : I wish not to undervalue your dangers. Here are a hundred doubloons ; you will remember the poverty of our country, and attribute to it the smallness of your pay.