Item Details

The House of Wisdom in a Bustle: A Poem Descriptive of the Noted Battle Lately Fought in C-Ng--Ss

by Geoffry Touchstone
Format
Book
Published
Philadelphia : Printed for the author, 1798.
Language
English
Description
27, [1] p. ; 23 cm. (8vo)
Notes
  • Ascribed to James Carey who used the pseudonym, Geoffry Touchstone. Cf. Evans. A satire on an encounter between Lyon and Griswold in the House of Representatives, Feb. 15, 1798.
  • Signatures: [A]⁴ B-C⁴ D².
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Stitched in original unprinted blue wrappers; edges uncut. Ownership stamps of Maryland Historical Society, marked "withdrawn." Clifton Waller Barrett Library, James Carey Collection. President's Fund, 2014/2015
Cited in
Evans 33490
Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry, 608
ESTC W12787
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