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American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 4,827 works in 5,461 publications in 1 language and 79,197 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Drama  Dictionaries  Gazetteers  Acting editions  Treaties  Biographies  Maps  Mock-heroic poetry 
Roles: Other
Classifications: F230, 917.55
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Most widely held works by American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Valley Forge : a play in three acts by Maxwell Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miscellaneous essays and occasional writings of Francis Hopkinson, esq by Francis Hopkinson( )

2 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strictures on the modern system of female education : with a view of the principles and conduct prevalent among women of rank and fortune by Hannah More( )

2 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique and influential public figure in her time, Hannah More (1745-1833) was a prolific writer. This two-volume study, published in 1799, is her definitive work on women's education, which went through thirteen editions by 1826 and sold over 19,000 copies. The work outlines More's belief that women's education and conduct determined the moral state of a nation, reflecting her acceptance of eighteenth-century views on the status and education of women. In Volume 1, a heavy emphasis is placed on the need for women to observe propriety, and More argues that women should seek to acquire knowledge and discipline rather than accomplishments. The modern reader will find More's conservative stance on women's rights a fascinating contrast to more liberal works of the age, including Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Women. For more information on this author, see http://orlando.cambridge.org/public/svPeople?person_id=moreha
Notes on the State of Virginia by Thomas Jefferson( Book )

3 editions published between 1788 and 1794 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains primary source material
An apology for the Bible : in a series of letters, addressed to Thomas Paine, author of a book entitled, The age of reason, part the second, being an investigation of true and of fabulous theology by Richard Watson( Book )

6 editions published between 1796 and 1797 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1800s, a man clearing land in a beautiful forest to build a home leaves one special tree, but many years later the tree is in trouble, and the man's great-great grandson enlists a host of animal friends to try to save it
Lincoln and Ann Rutledge and the pioneers of New Salem by William Henry Herndon( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the conduct of the executive in the foreign affairs of the United States, connected with the mission to the French Republic, during the years 1794, 5, & 6 by James Monroe( Book )

1 edition published in 1797 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vision of Columbus : a poem in nine books by Joel Barlow( Book )

2 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conquest of Canäan : a poem, in eleven books by Timothy Dwight( Book )

1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter from Alexander Hamilton, concerning the public conduct and character of John Adams, Esq., president of the United States by Alexander Hamilton( Book )

4 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attacking Adams and recommending Charles Cotesworth Pinckney as the Federalist candidate in 1800
M'Fingal : a modern epic poem, in four cantos by John Trumbull( Book )

3 editions published between 1782 and 1799 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes references to the Battles of Lexington and Concord, Mass. (pages 54-56)
The history of the revolution of South-Carolina : from a British province to an independent state by David Ramsay( Book )

1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three treatises, in which the fundamental principle, doctrines, worship, ministry and discipline of the people called Quakers, are plainly declared.( Book )

2 editions published between 1770 and 1783 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Am Imp (Library of Congress)

Amer. Imp. (Library of Congress)

Amer. Impr. (Library of Congress)

American Imprints Collection (Library of Congress)

American Imprints (Library of Congress)

Early American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)

Library of Congress. American Imprint Collection

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English (55)