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American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)

Works: 4,091 works in 4,642 publications in 1 language and 69,275 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Dictionaries  Census data  Gazetteers  Treaties  Biography  Controversial literature  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Bibliography 
Classifications: F230, 917.55
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Most widely held works by American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
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 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the State of Virginia. Ed. with an introduction and notes by William Peden by Thomas Jefferson( Book )

3 editions published between 1788 and 1794 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Common sense : addressed to the inhabitants of America, on the following interesting subjects : I. Of the origin and design of government in general, with concise remarks on the English Constitution. II. Of monarchy and hereditary succession. III. Thoughts on the present state of American affairs. IV. Of the present ability of America, with some miscellaneous reflections by Thomas Paine( Book )

13 editions published between 1776 and 1791 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Thomas Paine first anonymously published his series of pamphlets titles Common Sense they became an overnight success. First released in 1776 at the height of the American Revolution the treatise denounced British rule and is thought to have been so popular as to have influenced the path of the revolution itself. In the words of Historian Gordon S. Wood Common Sense was, "the most incendiary and popular pamphlet of the entire revolutionary era."
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 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attacking Adams and recommending Charles Cotesworth Pinckney as the Federalist candidate in 1800
Some account of the life and religious exercises of Mary Neale, formerly Mary Peisley by Mary Neale( Book )

2 editions published in 1796 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes references to the Battles of Lexington and Concord, Mass. (pages 54-56)
The miscellaneous essays and occasional writings of Francis Hopkinson, esq by Francis Hopkinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 108 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( Book )

2 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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American Imprints Collection (Library of Congress)

Early American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)

Library of Congress. American Imprint Collection

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