Letter, on the Use and Abuse of Incorporations, Addressed to the Delegation from the City of New-York, in the State Legislature. By One Their Constituents
(Paulding, James Kirke)

New York, NY: G. & C. Carvill, 1827. F 59 pages; printed at Jamaica, Queens New York by H.C. Sleight, Printer. The text credited to James Kirke Paulding (1778 -1860) American writer and government official, who "...had a significant influence on his fellow countrymen. His vigorous defense of American political independence, his encouragement of a distinctive American literature, his own successful practice in various literary forms, his work as an honest, dedicated public servant, and his perceptive analysis of human behavior-all these make Paulding one of the influential figures of his age..." (Ralph M. Aderman in the ANB) Approx. 5 1/4" x 8 3/8" size; side-sewn, evidence indicates it has been removed from a bound volume. Paper a little darkened, light wear, title page shadowed; in very good condition. Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 25454)

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