A LETTER TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE CHARLES JENKINSON.

London. 1782. 51,[1]pp. Half title. Quarto. Modern paper boards, printed paper label. Modern bookplate on front pastedown. Contemporary ownership inscription on title and half title. Very minor soiling. Very good plus. In a blue half morocco and cloth folder. Item #WRCAM44611

Fifth edition. A criticism of the British government, with extensive references to the failures in America, attributed to John Almon. "A trenchant exposure of the evil influence of Jenkinson upon the King and the administration of the fleets and armies in America, being a scorching historical and critical review of the mal- administration of political and military arrangements from the Boston tea party to the surrender of Cornwallis, and interesting personal gossip respecting Burgoyne, Howe, Clinton, Franklin, Washington, Young, Lawrence, etc., especially in New York and the South" - Sabin. Only a handful of copies in ESTC. ESTC T118043. AMERICAN CONTROVERSY 81-1e. SABIN 40520.

Price: $500.00