The Suppressed History of the Administration of John Adams, (From 1797 to 1801,) as Printed and Suppressed in 1802.

hardcover. Notes and appendix by John Henry Sherburne. Frontis. 392pp. 12mo, cloth; (head of spine repaired, foxing). Philadelphia: Published by the Editor, 1846.

"Most copies bought up and destroyed by (Aaron) Burr." Howes W-632. Aaron Burr thought there would be a backlash against the Republican party, and tried to buy up every copy of the 1802 edition-being aware of the book's hostility towards the Federalist party.

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