1812 · Windsor, [VT]
Federalist protest against both the proposed American involvement in the War of 1812 and the secretive nature of the discussions held by Congress on the topic, signed by George Sullivan and 33 others including Samuel Taggart, Josiah Quincy, Benjamin Tallmadge, and James Breckenridge. Of the numerous printings of this address, the present Vermont printing is among those less commonly encountered.
Shaw & Shoemaker 24555; Sabin 393 (not listing this ed.); Howes A77 (not listing this ed.). Half morocco over marbled paper sides, worn and front cover off; library paper shelving label on front cover. Binder's ticket on back free endpaper. Title-page and one other stamped by a now-defunct institution; back free endpaper with pocket. Pages untrimmed, with some browning. (Inventory #: 3429)