Baltimore. 1811. 41pp. Later three-quarter brown morocco over marbled boards, rubbed. Ex-lib., but unobtrusively so, with bookplate and old library label, else very good. Item #WRCAM15963
Smith was Secretary of the Navy in both Jefferson administrations (1801-9) and was Secretary of State under Madison till March, 1811 when he resigned in disagreement over Madison's foreign policy. This is an important address with pertinent diplomatic correspondence subject to the debate. SABIN 83818. HOWES S656.