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Paine, Thomas An Eulogy on the life of General George Washington....

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00420 Author/Creator: Paine, Thomas Place Written: Newburyport Type: Pamphlet Date: 1800 Pagination: 22 p. 20 x 13 cm

Summary of Content: Signed on half title by Paine (?). Evans 38178

People: Washington, George, 1732-1799
Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: PresidentDeathLiterature and Language Arts

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