A Funeral Oration On the Death of Hon. Daniel Webster. Delivered at a Commemoration in the Presbyterian Church, Ballston Spa, N.Y., Monday Evening, November 8, 1852
McCoy, Prof. Amasa

Boston, Massachusetts: Charles C.P. Moody, Printer, 1852. F 16 pages. Eulogy and relation of the life of Daniel Webster (1782 - 1852) American lawyer & statesman. "...Webster's remarkable political, diplomatic, and legal careers were aided by his intellectual brilliance and personal magnetism. He contributed significantly to the concept of American nationality, to the idea of a perpetual Union, to perspectives on economic growth, to a modern legal system, and to the rising importance of the United States in foreign relations..." (Maurice G. Baxter in the ANB) Bookplate Ex Libris of Frank Hadley on the front endpaper of the pamphlet. Approx. 5 1/2" x 9 1/4" size; Original light blue printed paper wraps bound via gray cloth tape into an old Gaylord Photomount Pamphlet Binder, with typed title label on cover of binder. Some darkening, dustiness to covers, edge-stain on leaves; last couple of leaves with a few marginal holes; old purchase information in pencil on back cover. In good condition. Good Paperback (Item ID: 26317)


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