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The writings of George Washington : being his correspondence, addresses, messages and other papers, official and private, selected and published from the original manuscripts : with a life of the author, notes and illustrations / by Jared Sparks.

Author/Creator:
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
Publication:
Boston : Russell, Odiorne and Metcalf ; Hilliard, Gray, 1834-1840.
Format/Description:
Book
12 volumes : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, plans, portraits ; 23 cm
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Subjects:
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
United States -- History -- Sources.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Sources.
Washington family.
American Revolution (1775-1783).
United States.
Form/Genre:
History.
Sources.
Contents:
v. 1. [Life of Washington]
v. 2. pt. I. Official letters relating to the French War, and private letters before the American Revolution
v. 3-8. pt. II. Correspondence and miscellaneous papers relating to the American Revolution
v. 9. pt. III. [Private letters from the time Washington resigned his commission as commander-in-chief of the army to that of his inauguration as president of the United States]
v. 10-11. pt. IV. Correspondence official and private, from the beginning of his presidency to the end of his life
v. 12. pt. V. Speeches and messages to Congress, proclamations, and addresses.
Notes:
Vols. 2 has imprint: Boston : Russell, Odiorne, and Metcalf ; Hilliard, Gray, 1834; v. 3-[9]: Boston: F. Andrews ; Charleston, S.C. : A. Mygatt, 1839; v. 10-11: Boston : F. Andrews, 1839; v. 12: Boston: F. Andrews ; Charleston, S.C. : A. Mygatt, 1840.
Includes index.
Contributor:
Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866.
OCLC:
8835884