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The Red Rover : a tale
by the author of The pilot, &c. &c.
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- 2 v. ; 18 cm.
- [1st American ed.]
- Philadelphia : Carey, Lea & Carey, 1828.
- Previously published (Dec. 7, 1827) in Paris and London.
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- SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Perhaps a made up copy, v. 1 (1828) of a 2d issue? Advertised in the Philadelphia Democratic Press Dec. 6-18, 1827 as "in press". On Jan. 8, 1828, its publication is announced "on Wednesday next," and on Jan. 9, as "received and for sale."
- SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 1: marbled cloth, brown spine and end paper.
- SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 2: Barrett Coll. Original grey boards; uncut; 21 cm. Inscription: "F.H. Williams Salem." Gift of C.W. Barrett.
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