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DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS, to wt :
District Clerk's Office. BE IT REMEMBERED, that on the seventeenth day of March L. S.
A. D. 1826, in the fiftieth year of the Independence of the United
States of America, SAMUEL WALKER, of the said District, has deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as Proprietor, in the words following, to wit :
Elegant Extracts, or Useful and Entertaining Passages from the best English Authors and Translations ; principally designed for the use of young persons. Originally compiled by the Rev. Vicesimus Knox, D. D. a new Edition, embellished with elegant Engravings, prepared by James G. Percival, in six volumes. Vol. 5. Poetry.
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."
Clerk of the District of