Democracy Unveiled, or, Tyranny Stripped of the Garb of Patriotism In Two Volumes (2 vol. - Complete); Third Edition with Large Additions

By: Christopher Caustic (Thomas Green Fessenden), etc., etc.

Price: $360.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Quarter red morocco over paper boards with gilt particulars to spine. This third edition has "large additions," which has doubled the size of the publication as the introduction states. Considered to be an important work of the American Federalist period. Anti-Jeffersonian in rhetoric explictly including Jefferson's affair with his slave, Sally Hemings. Some minor spotting to boards and general wear to edges. Foxing throughout. Previous owners name inked to top of title page to both volumes. Loss to preface page viii. Vol. 1: xxiv, 179 pp.; Vol. 2: 238 pp., [1 (errata)]. 4 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches.

Title: Democracy Unveiled, or, Tyranny Stripped of the Garb of Patriotism In Two Volumes (2 vol. - Complete); Third Edition with Large Additions

Author Name: Christopher Caustic (Thomas Green Fessenden), etc., etc.

Categories: Americana, Poetry, History, American History, Antiquarian,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: New York, Printed for I. Riley & Co.: 1806

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 5367

Keywords: Criticism, Satire, Rogue, Rebellion, Revolution, France, Mobocracy, Illuminism, Monition