TRAVELS OF JOHN DAVIS IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 1798 TO 1802. Edited by John Vance Cheney.

Boston: Printed Privately, 1910. Two volumes. 181; 175pp. Original vellum backed paper covered boards, spines gilt. Very good. Item #WRCAM31568

First printed in 1803. Davis travelled throughout the east coast, living for a year and teaching in Charleston, S.C., and also for a time in Virginia. He includes passages about slavery, American literary lights of the Northeast, and Washington, D.C., where he witnessed Jefferson's first inauguration. CLARK II:86.

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