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Young, Thomas 1732-1777

Overview
Works: 13 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 931 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Controversial literature  Bibliography  Manuscript maps  Registers (Lists) 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BL2773, 210
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Most widely held works about Thomas Young
 
Most widely held works by Thomas Young
Reason the only oracle of man by Ethan Allen( Book )

13 editions published between 1784 and 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The scarcest of his works: the greater part of the edition was destroyed by fire in the printing office, and was not reprinted entire. An abridged edition was published in New York, by G.W. & A.I. Matsell, 1836. This is the first publication in the United States openly directed against the Christian religion."
In Congress, May 15, 1776 ... Resolved ... to adopt such governments as shall ... best conduce to the happiness and safety by United States( Book )

6 editions published in 1777 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Congress, May 15, 1776 : ... Resolved ... to adopt such governments as shall ... best conduce to the happiness and safety by United States( )

2 editions published in 1777 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

List of sick soldiers in Philadelphia, December, 1776 by Pennsylvania( )

2 editions published between 1874 and 1879 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sons of Liberty records by Sons of Liberty( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records of the Sons of Liberty of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 1766-70, include correspondence with the Sons of Liberty of Boston, Mass., Norwich, Conn. and Providence, Rhode Island; letters sent to the Boston publishers Edes and Gill; and drafts of resolutions and meeting notices. The letters discuss non-importation agreements and Great Britain's Stamp Act passed in 1765. Some letters are addressed to Josiah Bass, Richard Champney, Samuel Griffith, William Parker, Jacob Sheafe, John Sherburne, Barlow Trecothick, John Wentworth, and Thomas Young. Some letters are written in the hand of Samuel Langdon
[Title(s) available in Evans] by Thomas Young( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Boston, to Asa Orne and Elbridge Gerry by Thomas Young( )

1 edition published in 1774 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Introducing William Goddard, "Printer in Philadelphia and Baltimore now on his tour to Portsmouth, calls on you at Marblehead ... Considered as the originator of so salutary a plan to the Colonies he deserves our kindest notice were he less the Gentleman, the man of sense and spirit than he is : but in every light you view him you will find him agreeable."
Boston Committee of Correspondence records by Boston Committee of Correspondence( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Boston Committee of Correspondence was formed at the Boston Town Meeting of November 2, 1772 in response to the British government's decision to pay the governor and Superior Court judges of Massachusetts with Crown stipends, thereby making them dependent on the Crown rather than the people in assembly. With the participation of Samuel Adams and others, the Committee prepared statements of the colonists' rights and the violation of those rights by Great Britain, and sent them to other Massachusetts towns in pamphlet form, asking for their support and advice. In response to what became known as the Boston Pamphlet, similar committees formed in towns across Massachusetts and in other American colonies, helping to create a network of colonial communication ultimately leading to independence from Great Britain. The Boston Committee of Correspondence records, dated 1772-1784, document the Committee's initiatives in colonial political action in Massachusetts, from the writing of the Boston Pamphlet in November 1772 through the early months of war with Great Britain in 1775, as well as the Committee's contact with other colonies. The records also document its continued work as the Committee of Correspondence, Inspection and Safety, 1777-1784, largely concerned with investigating suspected enemies of the American cause
[Map of the lands claimed by Col. Martin Lydius in western Vermont] by Thomas Young( )

1 edition published in 1765 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Philodicaios 1732-1777

Philoleutheros 1732-1777

Thomas Young American revolutionary

Thomas Young Amerikaans arts (1731-1777)

Thomas Young US-amerikanischer Arzt und Patriot

Languages
English (57)