ESSAY ON NATIONAL PRIDE. TO WHICH ARE PREFIXED, MEMOIRS OF THE AUTHOR'S LIFE AND WRITINGS. TRANSLATED FROM THE ORIGINAL GERMAN OF THE ALTE CELEBRATED...AULIC COUNSELLOR AND PHYSICIAN TO HIS BRITANNIC MAJESTY AT HANOVER. BY SAMUEL H. WILCOCKE.

New York: Printed by M.L. & W.A. Davis, for H. Caritat, Bookseller and Librarian, 1799. pp xl, [41]-300, [25], with the half title. A clean text, bound in contemporary calf [some rubbing, spine shellacked]. Bookplate on front pastedown, noting deaccessioned. Very Good.

"The last section contains the Index and a list of Caritat's new publication" [Evans]. The first section is an "Account of the Life and Writings of Dr. J.G. Zimmerman," a discussion of "his great genius," and a bibliographical discussion of this work.
FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Evans 36750. ESTC W31983. Item #36447

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