Lancaster. 1803. -124,101-154,14pp. Lacks half title. 20th-century tan buckram, gilt morocco labels. Shelf mark on spine. Institutional ink and blind stamp on titlepage. Occasional foxing and contemporary marginalia, worming to last portion of text and the Appendix. Good. Item #WRCAM16423A
Addison, a pugnacious reactionary (he defended the Alien and Sedition Acts), was impeached and removed from the bench on a charge of slander arising from his refusal to allow an associate judge to address a jury. Alexander Dallas was the prosecutor. Second and best edition, with appendix. SABIN 381. AMERICAN IMPRINTS 3631. McCOY A31-32.