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Rhymes of contrast on wisdom and folly. A comparison between observant and reflective age, derisively called Fogie, and a senseless and unthinking American go-ahead. Intended to exemplify an important agent in the working plan of the human intellect. A narrated dialogue.

Rush, James.

Published by J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1869
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First edition of this high-flown poetical satire on politics and culture, written by the son of Dr. Benjamin Rush. 8vo. 76 pp. Publisher's pebbled cloth, worn and slightly discolored, front and back covers pressure-stamped by a now-defunct library, cloth chipping over spine and corners, spine with fragments of paper shelving label. Title-page and several others stamped, back free endpaper with pocket. Hinges tender, pages slightly fragile at inner margins. Bookseller Inventory # 4757

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Title: Rhymes of contrast on wisdom and folly. A ...

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1869

Edition: 1st Edition

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