A journal, of the captivity and sufferings of John Foss; several years a prisoner at Algiers: together with some account of the treatment of Christian slaves when sick:-- and observations of the manners and customs of the Algerines. : [Eight lines of verse]
Foss, John, d. 1800., Paine, Robert Treat, 1773-1811., Citizen of Newburyport. Algerine slaves., Algeria. Treaties, etc. United States. 1795 Sept. 5.
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TO the late unfortunate sufferers in Algiers in particular, and to the Friends of Humanity in general, the following Lines are respectfully inscri|bed,

by their Friend, and humble servant, THE AUTHOR.

Newburyport,Sept. 1798.