A FUNERAL ORATION IN HONOUR OF THE MEMORY OF GEORGE WASHINGTON, LATE GENERAL OF THE ARMIES OF THE U. STATES; PREPARED AND DELIVERED AT THE REQUEST OF CONGRESS, AT THE GERMAN LUTHERAN CHURCH, PHILADELPHIA, ON THURSDAY, THE 26TH OF DECEMBER, BY MAJOR-GEN. HENRY LEE, ONE OF THE REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE STATE OF VIRGINIA. SECOND EDITION.

Brooklyn: Printed by Thomas Kirk, 1800. 16pp. Disbound with light scattered foxing, untrimmed. On the blank portion of the last leaf is written in pencil: "Found in the village of Hampton Va. just previous to its destruction by Magruder. Presented to Mr. Black by D. Rawlings." Very Good.

The famous Address in which General Lee first uttered the memorable phrase, 'First in War, First in Peace, and First in the Hearts of his Countrymen.'
Evans 37900. Stillwell 136. Item #35727

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