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    [Satire of British and Tories]. John Trumbull. M'Fingal: A Modern Epic Poem, in Four Cantos. New York: John Buel, 1795. First illustrated edition with plates and explanatory notes. Octavo. 136 pages. With eight of the nine called-for plates by E.[lkanah] Tisdale. Period full calf with gilt spine ruling and morocco spine label with gilt titles. Covers rubbed and somewhat worn with extremities and edges with minor loss. Corners and spine ends bumped with spine head torn. Front hinge lightly split. Front pastedown shows some light dampstaining and excision. Pages with moderate toning and foxing. A few light markings or small stains present. Minor tears at edges and some light folds or loss to corners. Generally, a very good copy. Evans 29659.

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    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
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