Hanover: Printed by Moses Davis, 1803. 24pp, disbound with slight wear and light tan, Good+ or Very Good.
The Phi Beta Kappa Society's Committee, which requested a copy for publication, included Ezekiel Webster, Stephen Farley, and Avery Williams. Brackett describes a world "Where wily knaves infest the peopled glade,/ And demagogues have preach'd, and crouds obey'd." Thomas Paine, the French Revolution, and other anti-Federalist villains proliferate, all threatening the new American nation: "Columbians! see, disgrac'd and drooping, stand/ Your Eagle, half unfledg'd by party's hand!"
FIRST EDITION. Wegelin 876. AI 3875 . Item #23466