Monograph Series Volume 1

Monograph Series Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...a regard for all your family but a particular esteem for your Father, Mr. Fentham, and your Aunt Esther--between you and me I think her one of the most amiable women I ever knew, my poor mother excepted. I never loved any of her sex so well with that sort of affection which goes by ye name of friendship, and is ever founded in esteem resulting from the endearing qualities of the mind and heart, sweetness and evenness of temper, sincerity, unaffected piety and benevolence.--Remember me to all enquiring friends: write to me of all my acquaintance and be particular as to one for whose happiness is equally near my heart with my own. I am, Dear Xtopher. Your sincere friend Charles Carroll. A revolutionary society called "The Sons of Liberty," binding its members to compel transaction of business without the use of stamps, was organized at this period, having its origin in New York. Branch associations were quickly formed throughout the provinces, bearing witness to the unanimity of sentiment among Americans, and letters were communicated from New York to Baltimore proposing a similar society to be formed in Maryland, and the suggestion at once took root. "The gentlemen readily come into it," wrote Charles Carroll to Daniel Barrington. Letter XXXIII. CHARLES CAEROLL OF CARROLLTON TO MR. DANIEL BARRINGTOSf. 17 March, 1766. Dear Daniel, Your Letters of ye 27 November and 21 December are come to hand, both which I answer in this: --nothing but a great regard for you and your children, and a confidence that from ye example? they would be grateful, could have induced me in compliance with ye request to engage to act as your Executor, however remote the possibility might be of my undertaking that so unwelcome and melancholy office....show more

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  • Paperback | 54 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 113g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236744411
  • 9781236744418