Item #71109 Federalist, on the New Constitution, Written in the Year 1788, By. Alexander HAMILTON.

Federalist, on the New Constitution, Written in the Year 1788, By

Item #71109

[HAMILTON, Alexander, et al]. The Federalist, on the New Constitution, Written in the Year 1788, By Mr. Hamilton, Mr. Madison, and Mr. Jay with an Appendix, containing the Letters of Pacificus and Helvidius, on the Proclamations of Neutrality of 1793; Also, the Original Articles of Confederation, and the Constitution of the United States, With the Amendments Made thereto. A New Edition. The Numbers Written by Mr. Madison Corrected by Himself. Washington: Printed and Published by Jacob Gideon, 1818. 671pp. Contemporary calf, gilt leather label. Wear and rubbing to spine, hinges weak. Quite clean internally. Good plus. The most important revised edition of this "most famous and influential American political work" (Howes), with much added material including the anonymous Hamilton letters written as "Pacificus." This edition is very significant for being the first one where the essays written by James Madison were corrected and added to by himself. FORD 25. SABIN 23985. HOWES H114 (ref). SHAW & SHOEMAKER 44017.

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