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An oration, upon the beauties of liberty : or the essential rights of the Americans.

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Delivered at the Second Baptist-Church in Boston. Upon the last annual thanksgiving. Humbly dedicated to the Right-Honourable the Earl of Dartmouth. Published by the request of many. Uniform Title: Oration on the beauties of liberty, or The essential rights of the Americans.This is 2nd ed. corrected. Half-title: Oration upon the beauties of liberty delivered on the annual Thanksgiving, December 3d, 1772. Notes: Authorship based on Bumsted, John M. in "New England's Tom Paine: John Allen and the spirit of liberty," William and Mary Quarterly, vol. 21, 1964, p. [561]-570. Attributed to Isaac Skillman, pastor of the 2d Baptist church, 1773-87, by Evans; also to John Allen in: Bumstead, John M. "New England's Tom Paine: John Allen and the spirit of liberty" William and Mary Quarterly 21 (1964): [561]-570. Dedication to the Earl of Dartmouth signed: A British Bostonian. Edition statement at head of half-title, enclosed in square brackets. Signatures: [A]⁴ B-D⁴ (D4 verso blank). Engraved head- and tail-pieces, initial frame. First edition printed in Boston by D. Kneeland and N. Davis, 1773 under title: An oration on the beauties of liberty, or The essential rights of the Americans.
Title: An oration, upon the beauties of liberty : or the essential rights of the Americans.
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Name(s): Allen, John active 1741-1774
Second Baptist Church (Boston, Mass.)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Speech
Date Created: 1773
Publisher: Printed and sold by D. Kneeland, and N. Davis
Place of Publication: Boston, MA
Physical Form: online resource
Extent: xiv, [1], 16-31, [1] p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Language(s): English
Summary: Delivered at the Second Baptist-Church in Boston. Upon the last annual thanksgiving. Humbly dedicated to the Right-Honourable the Earl of Dartmouth. Published by the request of many. Uniform Title: Oration on the beauties of liberty, or The essential rights of the Americans.This is 2nd ed. corrected. Half-title: Oration upon the beauties of liberty delivered on the annual Thanksgiving, December 3d, 1772. Notes: Authorship based on Bumsted, John M. in "New England's Tom Paine: John Allen and the spirit of liberty," William and Mary Quarterly, vol. 21, 1964, p. [561]-570. Attributed to Isaac Skillman, pastor of the 2d Baptist church, 1773-87, by Evans; also to John Allen in: Bumstead, John M. "New England's Tom Paine: John Allen and the spirit of liberty" William and Mary Quarterly 21 (1964): [561]-570. Dedication to the Earl of Dartmouth signed: A British Bostonian. Edition statement at head of half-title, enclosed in square brackets. Signatures: [A]⁴ B-D⁴ (D4 verso blank). Engraved head- and tail-pieces, initial frame. First edition printed in Boston by D. Kneeland and N. Davis, 1773 under title: An oration on the beauties of liberty, or The essential rights of the Americans.
Identifier: fauwsb2f13 (IID)
Physical Location: Florida Atlantic University Libraries' Marvin and Sybil Weiner Spirit of America Collection, Pamphlets: Speeches B2F13
Collection: Florida Atlantic Digital Library Collections
Subject(s): Bible -- Micha, VII, 3 -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800
Liberty -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800
Liberty of conscience -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800
Massachusetts -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources -- Early works to 1800
Sermons, American -- 18th century
Slavery -- United States -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800
Thanksgiving Day addresses -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Causes -- Sources -- Early works to 1800
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/fd/fauwsb2f13
Use and Reproduction: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Host Institution: FAU

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