Observations on the Dispute Between the United States and France. Franco-American Relations, Robert G. Harper.

Observations on the Dispute Between the United States and France.

London: Stockdale, Debrett and Wright, 1797.

First British edition. 162 pp. 8vo. 20th-century three-quarter morocco and marbled boards. Extremities quite rubbed. Modern bookplate on front pastedown. Minor soiling to titlepage, else clean internally. Very good. Howes H209; Sabin 30432; ESTC N1858. Item #252596

Published the same year as the first American. Harper, a U.S. Congressman from South Carolina, pours scorn on the French, and his Federalist, pro-British stance naturally was popular in England. This work went through several editions.

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