Handwritten Copy of the Excerpts on the "The Importance of Historical Knowledge," [Continuation], [n.d.].

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Writer continues to copy from the work  See previously copied passages.  There are many editions of the work. The exact passage confirmed in the work: Whelpley, Samuel, 1766-1817. A compend of history from the earliest times, comprehending a general view of the present state of the world, with respect to civilization, religion, and government : and a brief dissertation on the importance of historical knowledge. Philadelphia : Kimber & Conrad, 1808, p. 163-166. [Google ebook]

6th ed., 1822:
Whelpley, Samuel, 1766-1817. A compend of history from the earliest times, comprehending a general view of the present state of the world, with respect to civilization, religion, and government : and a brief dissertation on the importance of historical knowledge. Boston, Richardson & Lord, 1822, p. 217-221.
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