A History of the Original Settlements on the Delaware: From Its Discovery by Hudson to the Colonization Under William Penn : to which is Added an Account of the Ecclesiastical Affairs of the Swedish Settlers, and a History of Wilmington, from Its First Settlement to the Present Time

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Wilson & Heald, 1846 - Delaware - 312 pages

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Page 282 - Thou shalt come to thy grave in a full age, like as a shock of corn cometh in in his season.
Page 141 - ... you shall be governed by laws of your own making, and live a free, and, if you will, a sober and industrious people.
Page 183 - The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Ghost be with you all.
Page 277 - Say not thou. What is the cause that the former days were better than these ? for thou dost not inquire wisely concerning this.
Page 187 - My flesh shall slumber in the ground, Till the last trumpet's joyful sound; Then burst the chains with sweet surprise, And in my Saviour's image rise.
Page 184 - For he that is dead is freed from sin. Now if we be dead with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with him: knowing that Christ being raised from the dead dieth no more; death hath no more dominion over him.
Page 45 - Minuit, whostylest thyself Commander in the service of her Majesty the Queen of Sweden, that the whole South River of the New Netherlands, both the upper and the lower, has been our property for many years, occupied by forts,t and sealed by our blood...

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