An Oration addressed to the Citizens of the Town of Quincy, on the Fourth of July, 1831, the Fifty-Fifth Anniversary of the Independence of the United States of America.

Boston: Richardson, Lord and Holbrook, 1831.

First edition. 40 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Removed. Very good. American Imprints 5631; Sabin 292. Item #218608

This July 4 address is significant, because Adams addresses South Carolina's growing attachment to Nullification as a desirable response to federal tariff policies. He shows here that Nullification is an "effort to organize insurrection against the laws of the United States. "

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