1. In the original edition, this chapter began book 2 of volume 3.

2. Omitted from the 1815 edition here:

"...against them, and to make known, by feeling, our superior strength."

3. This phrase, added for 1819 appers to be in keeping with the comparison to animals that Brackenridge makes elsewhere.

4. Between this chapter and the next, the original serial publication of volume 3 contained an additional chapter. To see that chapter, follow this link.