LETTERS On AMERICAN DEBTS.; First Printed in the "Morning Chronicle." Rev. Sydney Smith.
LETTERS On AMERICAN DEBTS.; First Printed in the "Morning Chronicle."

LETTERS On AMERICAN DEBTS.; First Printed in the "Morning Chronicle."

London: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans, 1844. 2nd Edition (Sabin 84314). 24 pp. Half-title leaf present. 8vo. 7-13/16" x 5". Lacking original wrappers, with later oversize heavy stock brown rear cover affixed. Age-toning & foxing. Very Good. Item #47738

"The letters relate to the repudiation by the state of Pennsylvania of the interest on its bonds, in which Smith had invested. The first is a petition to Congress dated May 18, 1843. The others are addressed to the editor of the “Morning Chronicle,” and dated November 3, and 22, 1843." [Sabin].

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