Georgetown, Columbia: Printed and Published by J.M. and J.B. Carter, 1813. 296pp. Antique-style polished calf, gilt, gilt leather labels, t.e. red. Minor foxing, titlepage and index leaf trimmed. Very good. Item #WRCAM50997
The rare first edition. A strongly political and ideological work by the greatest of the agrarian states' rights theorists. Some of the text is devoted to political and constitutional philosophy and the slavery issue, and the remainder of the book treats practical agricultural advice. RINK 1163. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 29920. SABIN 94483.