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Essays on various subjects : written for the amusement of everybody / by one who is considered nobody.

New York : Printed for J.W. Bell, 17, Ann-Street, New Broadway. 1835.
Physical Description:
[6], 149, [1] pages ; 20 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PS992.A1 E87 1835
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"These articles, with three exceptions, have already appeared in the columns of different periodicals."--Page [4] of preliminaries.
Last page blank.
Checklist of American imprints, 31538
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary purple cloth; spine label mutilated.
Subject Terms:
Hunting -- Humor.
National characteristics, American -- Humor.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Humor.
Poems -- 1835.
Bell, Jared W., 1798?-1870, publisher.

  • Sportsmen
  • Hints to young sportsmen respecting woodcocks
  • Hints to young sportsmen respecting ruffed grouse
  • Lines on the death of M. De La M
  • Reminiscences of an old setter
  • Sportsman's chamber
  • Discourse against laziness in sportsmen
  • Discursive story, a portrait
  • Phrenological perplexities
  • Oh! Cruel!
  • Fashionable travellers
  • Dialogue on wit
  • First impressions of America
  • Beauty of colour
  • Snake story
  • Female excellence
  • Broadway on a fine day
  • Mid day reveries
  • Hints to tavern keepers
  • Phrenology, by a Lady
  • First impressions in America
  • Otter hunt.

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