A defence of the constitutions of government of the United States of America against the attack of M. Turgot in his letter to Dr. Price, dated the twenty-second day of March, 1778. By John Adams, LL.D. president of the United States. In three volumes

Main Author: Adams, John
Format: eBook
Published: Philadelphia Printed by Budd and Bartram, for William Cobbett, opposite Christ Church 1797, 1797
Edition:The third edition
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:"A list of subscribers."--v. 1, p. [xxiii-xxviii]. - "Addition to the list [of subscribers]."--[1] leaf tipped in between p. [xxviii] and [xxix] of v. 1. - English Short Title Catalog, W20115. - Errors in paging: v. 2, p. 441, 450 misnumbered 448, 250; v. 3, p. 504 misnumbered 509. - Evans, 31689. - Evans, 31690. - Evans, 31691. - Frontispiece portrait of Adams engraved by James Smither after the painting by John Singleton Copley. - Half-title, v. 2: Mr. Adams's defence of the constitutions of government of the United States of America. Vol. II. - Imprint varies. Vol. 2: Printed by H. Sweitzer for William Cobbett, opposite Christ Church. 1797.; v. 3: Printed by William Young, for William Cobbett, opposite Christ's Church. 1797. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Short account of the author, v. 1, p. [3]-6, written by William Cobbett; extracted from: Morse, Jedidiah. American geography. - Vol. 1, 6, xxxiii, [2] 4-392, [2] p., 1 leaf of plates; v. 2, [6], 451, [1] p.; v. 3, [2] 528, [36] p
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