A poem on industry. Addressed to the citizens orf the United States of America

Philadelphia: printed for Mathew Carey, no. 118, Market-Street, October 14, 1794. First edition, 8vo, pp. iv, [3], 8-22; removed from binding; lacks the terminal ad leaf, otherwise very good. An influential poem, combining the images od patriotism, manufacturing, and the work ethic. Humphreys was a colonel in the Revolutionary War and served as Washington's aide-de-camp. Evans 27145; Sabin 33813; Wegelin 225. Item #56240

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