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"I look into the times of old, but they seem dim, like reflecting
"Civil History, it is of three kinds; not unfitly to be compared
PENNSYLVANIA AND NEW-JERSEY
BEING A TRUE ACCOUNT OF THE COUNTRY; WITH ITS PRODUCE AND
BY THOMAS BUDD.
A NEW EDITION WITH AN INTRODUCTION AND COPIOUS HISTORICAL NOTES.
BY EDWARD ARMSTRONG,
MEMBER OF THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PENNSYLVANIA, &c.,
Who loves fair nature, fails not here to find
Her charms in all variety combined;
Her magic hand profuse has here bestowed
Hill, valley, mountain, glen, and foaming flood,
Innum rous islets crowned with shrubs and flowers,
Moistened with rainbow spray, and sparkling showers,
Sweetly bestrew each river's craggy bed,
While frowning rocks above, their sorrow spread;
Adorn their banks and deck the beauteous scene.-DRYDEN.
"Agriculture is so universally understood among them, that neither man nor
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