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ASTOR, LENOX AND TILDEN FOUNDATIONS. 1901
DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA, TO WIT:
(L. S.) BE IT REMEMBERED, That on the first day of August, in the thirty-second year of the independence of the United States of America, A. D. 1807, Nathaniel Chapman, M. D. of the said district, hath deposited in this office, the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor in the words following, to wit:
"SELECT SPEECHES, Forensick and Parliamentary, with prefatory remarks. By N. Chapman, M. D. honorary member of the Royal Medical Society of Edinburgh, and member of the American Philosophical Society, &c. &c.
-Pietate gravem ac meritis si forte virum quem
In conformity to the act of the 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 times therein mentioned." And also to the act, entitled "An act supplementary to the 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,' and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints."
Clerk of the District of Pennsylvania.
JOSEPH DENNIE, ESQUIRE,
PRINCIPLES ARE AS STEDFAST,
THEY ARE KNOWN TO BE CATHOLICK,
WHOSE VIRTUE IS AS PURE AS HIS GENIUS
IS CONFESSEDLY SPLENDID,
THIS HUMBLE ATTEMPT
RECORD THE ELOQUENCE OF MODERN TIMES,
OF THE FIRST VOLUME
Lord Chesterfield's second Speech on the gin act, Feb.