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LIFE

, oF

GEORGE WASHINGTON,

COMMANDER IN CHIEF

OF THE

'AMERICAN FORCES,

DURING THE WAR WHICH ESTABLISHED THE I NDEPENDX ICCE
OP HIS COUNTRY,

aND

FIRST PRESIDENT

OF THE

J l UNITED STATES.

COMPILED
UNDER THE INSPECTION OF

THE HONOURABLE BUSHROD WASHINGTON,

FROM

ORIGINAL PAPERS

BEQUEATHED TO HIM BY HIS DECEASED RELaTIvE, aND NOW IN POSSESSION

DP THE aUTHOR.

TO WHICH IS PREFIXED,

AN INTRODUCTION,

C0NTaININ6

A COMPENDIOUS vIEW OF THE COLONIES PLaNTED BY THE ENGLISH

. PN-VHE ; - . .. ,.

CONTIfTENT OF NORTH AMI.R'CA,

FROM THEIR SETTLEMENT
TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF Tfia'r WaR WHICH TERMINaTED IN THEIR

INDEPENDENCE.

BY JOHN MARSHALL.

vOL. U.
PHILADELPHIA:

PKINTED aND PUBLISHED BY C. P. WaYNE.

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DISTRICT OF PENNSYLvANIA, To Wit.

**•*•«*** ^E IT Hememberf.d, that on the thirteenth day of

• * February, in the twenty-eighth year of the Independence J Seal. J 0f the United States of America, Caleb P. Wayne,

• ••*•***• °f tne salc^ District, hath deposited in this office the

Title of a Book, the right whereof he claims as Proprietor, in the words following, to wit:....

"The Life of George Washington, Commander in Chief of the "American Forces, during the War which established the Indepen"dence of his country, and First President of the United States.... "Compiled under the inspection of the Honourable Bushrod Wash"ington, from original papers bequeathed to him by his deceased "Relative, and now in possession of the author. To which is pre"fixed, an Introduction, containing a compendious view of the "Colonies planted by the English on the Continent of North Ame"rica, from their settlement to the commencement of that warwhich *' terminated in their Independence. By John Marshall."

In conformity to the Act of the Congress of the United States entituled "An act for tile encouragement of learning, by sccuringthe copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies during the times therein mentioned....And also to the Act intituled " An act Supplementary to an Act intituled "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 prinU."

.. ... ... D..CALBWELL, Clerk of the

: '. \.' ,.". . Districtt)f Pennsylvania.

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