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JOHN PHILPOT CURRAN, ESQ.
WITH A BRIEF SKETCH
HISTORY OF IRELAND;
A BIOGRAPHICAL ACCOUNT OF
IN TWO VOLUMES-VOL. I.
Printed and published by I. Riley.
THE Ni YORK PUBLIC LIBRAR:
ASTOR. LENOX AND TILDEN FOUNDATIONS R
DISTRICT OF NEW-YORK, 38. BE IT REMEMBEREN), That on the twentieth day of November, in the thirty-sixth year of the Independence of the United States of America, ISAAC Riley, of the said district, hath deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor, in the words following, to wit:
“Speeches of John Philpot Curran, Esq. With a Brief Sketch of the History of Ireiand, and a Biographical Account of Mr. Curran. In two volumes. Vol. )."
IN CONFORMITY to the act of the Congress of the United States, entitled, “ 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 also to an act, entitled, “ An “act, supplementary to an act, entitled, 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 prints.”
CHARLES CLINTON, Clerk of the District of New-York.
IN the present volumes there are comprehended, not only the whole of the London edition of the Speeches of Mr. Curran, but also many additional speeches, by the same orator, including, as it is believed, the whole that have been hitherto published.
Of the claims to public attention to what has fallen from the lips of this distinguished speaker nothing, even in this country, is necessary to be said.
New York, November, 1811.