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thumb|right|300px|David Rittenhouse's home as it appeared c. 1919. From its lawn, in 1769, Rittenhouse observed the transit of Venus.
David Rittenhouse (April 8, 1732 – June 26, 1796) was an American astronomer, inventor, clockmaker, mathematician, surveyor, scientific instrument craftsman, and public official. Rittenhouse was a member of the American Philosophical Society and the first director of the United States Mint.

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Uniform title: Correspondence
by Rittenhouse, David, 1732-1796
[Oxford] : Electronic Enlightenment Project, 2008-
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Williamsburg [Va.]: : Printed and sold by J. Dixon & T. Nicolson., [1778?]
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Uniform title: Miss Sara Sampson. English
by Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim, 1729-1781
Philadelphia: : Printed by Charles Cist, in Race-Street, between Front and Second-Streets., M,DCC,LXXXIX. [1789]
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Philadelphia : Printed by George Pryor, [1806?]
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Lancaster [Pa.], : Gedruckt und zu finden bey Francis Bailey in der Königs Strasse. Auch können die auswärtigen Krämer damit bedient werden bey den Herren Georg Reinhold, in Philadelphia; A. Wittman und A. Schlägel, in Reading; Caspar Schnebely, in Lebanon; Georg Steg und Johann Kean, in York-Taun; Nicolaus Hauer, in Friederich-Taun; Jacob Ott, in Hägers-Taun; Nicolaus Reidenauer, in Baltimore, und andern., [1778]
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Lancaster [Pa.], : Gedruckt und zu finden bey Francis Bailey in der Königs-Strasse. Auch können die auswärtigen Krämer damit bedient werden bey den Herren Georg Reinhold, in Philadelphia; Adam Wittman und A. Schlägel, in Reading; Caspar Schnebely, in Lebanon; Georg Steg und Henrich Walter, in York-Taun; Nicolaus Hauer und W. Schnertzel, in Friederichs-Taun; Jacob Ott, in Hägers-Taun; Nicolaus Reidenauer, in Baltimor; Adam Kängmacher in Ephrata, und andern., [1781]
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Philadelphia: : Printed & sold by James Humphreys, Jun. in Front-Street, at the corner of Black-Horse Alley., [1773]
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Williamsburg [Va.]: : Printed and sold by J. Dixon & T. Nicolson., [1779]
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