Oration on the Life and Character of Gilbert Motier De Lafayette.

Delivered at the Request of Both Houses of the Congress of the United States, Before Them, In the House of Representatives at Washington, On the 31st December, 1834. Washington DC: Printed by Gales and Seaton, 1835.

Wraps. Disbound, stitched wraps. 94 pages, [1] page blank. Light toning to the contents. First couple of signatures starting to separate. Adams writes, "From this time (Lafayette's return May 1780) until the termination of the campaign of 1781, by the surrender of Lord Cornwallis and his army at Yorktown, his service was of incessant activity, always signalized by military talents unsurpassed, and by a spirit never to be subdued."

Sabin 295; American Imprints 29946. Good. Item #15836

Price: $75.00

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