Excerpt from The Personal Narrative of the Sufferings of J. Stephanini, I: A Native of Arta, in Greece Be It Remembered, That on the 28th day of July, A. D. 1829, in the fifty-fifth year of the Independence of the United States of America, J. Stephanini of the said District, hath deposited in this office the title of a Book, the right whereof he claims as Proprietor, in the words following, to wit: The Personal Narrative of the Sufferings of J. Stephanini, a Native of Arta, in Greece: including Accounts of the Capture of Patras - of some of the principal events of the Greek Revolution - of some of the most conspicuous characters which have been developed by those events, of the Manners, Customs, and Religion of the Albanians, Turks, Egyptians, and Bedouin Arabs. Published with a view to enable him to return to his own Country, and to release from Slavery a Large and Suffering Family. In conformity to the Act of Congress of the United States, entitled An act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the time therein mentioned.' And also to an Act, entitled An Act, supplementary to an Act, entitled an Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.