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Comprehending, among other interefting Particulars,
SHORT SYSTEMS OF
ASTRONOMY, MYTHOLOGY, CHRONOLOGY,
WITH A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE
TRIAL AND EXECUTION OF LOUIS XVI.
THE LATE TRANSACTIONS IN FRANCE.
To be read in Turns with such approved Selections as are generally
BY THE REV. J. ADAMS, A. M.
AUTHOR OF THE ELEMENTS OF READING AND LECTIONES
Sweet is the Tafk to rear the tender Mind,
The taking a tafte of every Sort of Knowledge is neceffary to form
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ledge is a great recommendation. It gives mankind a favourable opinion of the understanding of those who poffefs it, and is the fource of much fatisfaction. To lay the foundation of such knowledge, in early youth, is therefore, highly neceffary, as well as to take every future opportunity of raising the superstructure.
To promote the culture of the mind is the defign of the following performance; and the author flatters himself, that the perufal of it will give young people a true relish for useful and polite literature. Perhaps, no book of the fame fize, contains a greater variety of important information to youth of both sexes.
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