New Jersey's Tribute in Massachusetts. A Eulogy Pronounced on Daniel Webster, Before the Citizens of Burlington, N.J., At the Lyceum, On November 4th, 1852 By Cortlandt Van Rensselaer, A Minister of the Presbyterian Church, and an Elector in Burlington...
Van Rensselaer, Rev. C.

Burlington, N.J.: Published By Request, 1852. F 40 pages, "...with an Appendix, Containing the Funeral Ceremonies at Marshfield, Etc." 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) Approx. 6" x 9" size; Original light tan printed paper self-wraps bound via gray cloth tape into an old Gaylord Photomount Pamphlet Binder, with typed title label on cover of binder. Some darkening, dustiness, creasing to covers; old tide-mark dampstain throughout; in good condition. Good Paperback (Item ID: 26320)


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