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WRITINGS AND SELECTIONS,
EXHIBITING A FAITHFUL PICTURE
OF THE 1093
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA;
GOVERNMENTS, LAWS, POLITICS, AND RESOURCES;
OF THE CHARACTERS OF THEIR
PRESIDENTS, GOVERNORS, LEGISLATORS, MAGIS-
AND OF THE
CUSTOMS, MANNERS, MORALS, RELIGION, VIRTUES
OF THE PEOPLE:
A COMPLETE SERIES OF HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS
FROM THE END OF THE WAR, IN 1783,
BY WILLIAM COBBETT.
ELECTION OF THE PRESIDENT, IN MARCH, 1801.
IN TWELVE VOLUMES.
(A Volume to be added annually.)
PRINTED FOR COBBETT AND MORGAN, AT THE CROWN
AND MITRE, PALL MALL.
JOHN REEVES, ESQ.
FOUNDER OF THE LOYAL ASSOCIATION AGAINST REPUBLICANS AND LEVELLERS.
Pall Mall, May 29, 1801.
THIS, the anniversary of that happy day, which drove rebellion, republicanism, and tyranny from England; which restored the King to the throne, the Prelates to the church, the Nobles to their titles, the People to their liberties, and which brought the Regicides to the gibbet; this aufpicious day I have chofen for dedicating to you my humble labours in that caufe, of which you have long been the moft diftinguished and most successful champion. I have felected you, on this occafion, for many reasons, but chiefly, because you are the known enemy of republicans and levellers, because you