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Our search into the original sources, so far as they have been within our reach, has been chiefly valuable for the assurance that it has given us that there is very little indeed to reward such pains taking not found in Mr. Upham's writings. His two volumes and his resume in the Historical Magazine make a thesaurus on the subject. Views from "Witch Hill" present some painful, and much somber scenery; and if it had been our province to make rather than exhibit views, we should have endeavored to entertain the reader with pleasanter pictures. As it is, we think they will be found interesting, and know they will be profitable if read thoughtfully. The lesson they teach lies on the surface of the story, and is adapted to the correction of dangerous current errors. Our prayer is that it ma