DISTRICT OF NEW-YORK, ss.
BE IT REMEMBERED, that on the third day of February, in the
thirty-fixth year of the Independence of the United States of
America, THOMAS BROWN, of the faid Diftrid, hath depofited ia
this office the title of a Book, the right whereof he claims as au-
thor, in the words following, to wit:
" An account of the People called Shakers: their Faith, Doc-
trines, and Pradice, exemplified in the Life, Converfations, and
experience of the author,4during the time he belonged to the fociety.
To which is affixed a Hiftory of their Rife and Progrefs to the
prefent day. BY' THOMAS BROWN, of Cornwall, Orange County,
State of New-York. Prove all things, hold faft to that which is
_good-Ap9/le Paul. An hiflorian fliould not dare to tell a falfe-
hood, or leave a truth untold-Cicero."
In conformity to the Ad of the Congref3 of the United States,
entitled " An Ad for the Encouragement of Learning, by fecuring
the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and propri-
etors of fuch copies, during the time therein mentioned." And
alfo to an Ad, entitled " An Ad, fupplementary to an Ad, enti-
t l an Ad for the Encouragement of Learning, by fecuring the
copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors
-of fuch copies, during the times therein mentioned, and extending
t he benefits thereof to the arts,of defigning, engraving, and etching
baitorieca! and other prints."
Clerk of the Diftrid of New-York.