The federalist: a collection of essays, written in favour of the new Constitution, as agreed upon by the Federal convention, September 17, 1787, in two volumes.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New-York : Printed and sold by J. and A. M'Lean ..., 1788.
Description
2 v. ; 17 cm.

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United StatesConstitution [Browse]
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Notes
  • First complete edition. cf. The Foederalist ... [ed.] by Henry B. Dawson. New York, 1863. Introduction: p. xxiii, lv-lxiii.
  • Princeton copy 2: 2 v. in 1.
  • Princeton copy 6 of v.1. imperfect: p. [i]-iv (incl. t.-p.) and p. 217-227 wanting. Typed t.-p. supplied from EX copy.
Binding note
Princeton copy 3: Calf with double fillet in gold, gold tooling on dentelles, decorated spine tooled in gold with dark brown labels, all edges gold, and marbeled endpapers. Stamped on front free endpaper "Bound by W. Pratt."
Provenance
  • Princeton copy 2: On title page, signatures: Cornelius C. Schoonmaker, Zacariah Schoonmaker.
  • Princeton copy 3: Bookplate of Edwin B. Holden.
  • Princeton copy 5 acquired 1/20/34 from Heartman; inv. 626.
Source acquisition
  • Princeton copy 1; Gift; C. W. McAlpin.
  • Princeton copy 2; Gift; Cleveland Hoadley Dodge '78; 1949.
  • Princeton copy 3; Gift; Arthur C. Holden; 1987.
References
  • Sabin 23979
  • Church 1230
  • Evans 21127
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Also available in an electronic version.
LCCN
09021562 //r98
OCLC
1925243
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