by Webster, Noah; Ford, Paul Leicester, Editor
1888. Brooklyn, NY: s.n., 1888]. 55 pp.. Brooklyn, NY: s.n., 1888]. 55 pp. Noah Webster Promotes Ratification of the US Constitution [Webster, Noah (1758-1843)]. Ford, Paul Leicester [1865-1902], Editor. An Examination Into the Leading Principles of the Federal Constitution Proposed by the Late Convention Held at Philadelphia: With Answers to the Principal Objections That Have Been Raised Against the System. Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by Pritchard & Hall, 1787. Reprint. [Brooklyn, NY: s.n., 1888]. 55 pp. Octavo (9-1/2" x 6"). Stab-stitched pamphlet in plain paper wrappers, untrimmed fore and bottom-edges. A few finger smudges, some wear to spine ends, front wrapper re-attached with archival tape, small tear to fore-edge of front wrapper, light toning to interior, several uncut signatures. $150. * Only edition. "Written by Noah Webster. This is reprinted from his own copy of the pamphlet, and the foot notes in brackets show his corrections and additions" (editor's note).
(Inventory #: 71241)