AN EXAMINATION OF COMMODORE PORTER'S EXPOSITION; IN WHICH SOME OF THE ERRORS AND INACCURACIES OF THAT PUBLICATION ARE RECTIFIED, AND SOME OF ITS DEFICIENCIES SUPPLIED.

Washington. 1825. 50pp. Dbd. Bit tanned. Else very good. Item #WRCAM23597

Coxe's defense against Commodore David Porter's assertion that he was personally hostile toward the latter while officiating as Judge Advocate during Porter's court- martial. Porter was suspended from the Navy in 1825 for his highhanded methods against the Spanish during his West Indian expedition to suppress piracy. Not in Sabin and apparently quite rare. AMERICAN IMPRINTS 20207.

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