Oration on the Life and Character of Gilbert Motier de Lafayette delivered at the Request of Both Houses of the Congress of the United States, before them, in the House of Representatives at Washington, on the 31st December 1834.

Washington: Printed by Gales and Seaton, 1835.

Price: $75.00

About the item

First edition, a regular paper issue? Said to have been issued in thin, regular and thick paper issue, the first two from same setting imposed on 8vo and thick paper issue imposed as 4to. Type on title slightly larger than other copies that we have (ie. “By John Quincy Adams” is 61 mm long, 60 on other issue). Pp. 94. 1 vols. 8vo. Disbound, spotting and browning, waterstaining in upper margin, else very good. Sabin 295.

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