8vo, pp. vi, , 10-304; some foxing and browning else a good copy in contemporary tree-patterned sheep; rebacked with gilt lettering-piece, some wear to corners and edges, endpapers renewed.
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Eulogies and orations on the life and death of General George Washington, first President of the United States of America.
First edition of this collection of twenty eulogies and orations to George Washington – who had died on 14 December 1799 – presented ‘as a memorial of veneration and gratitude to the “man of the age”’ (p. ), and including a eulogy by Thomas Paine. A list of subscribers occupies pp. -304.
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